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The Trump Administration Is Moving To End Limits On Detaining Migrant Children

ByDaniella Bondar
Over the last few months the country has been witness to the separation of children from their parents at the southern border under President Donald Trump's administration's "zero-tolerance" immigration policy. Although it was the piece of the…

College Students Dress As Disney Princesses And Visit Children's Hospitals

ByBDG Video
They dress up as Disney Princesses to bring smiles to children with cancer...

A Protester Cut Off Mike Pence's Speech To Ask "Where Are The Children?"

ByJoseph Milord
First, Mike Pence greeted his audience of about 500 people: "Well, hello, Missouri! And from the other side of the state line, hello, Kansas!" Then, the vice president began his address. But before he could even get through his first sentence, a…

The Trump Admin Got Shut Down So Hard About Detaining Migrant Children, & Wow

ByBernadette Deron
President Donald Trump seems to believe that he can just sign executive orders and get away with almost anything, which is most definitely not the case. After enforcing his "zero tolerance" immigration policy along the U.S.-Mexico border in April of…

The Trump Admin Won't Say How Many Separated Children Are Still In Custody

ByChelsea Stewart
Another day, another ridiculous report about what's going on with migrant families, thanks to the Trump administration. Although President Donald Trump has already dialed back his "zero tolerance" policy, which led to the separation of migrant…

Surprise, The Trump Admin Still Wants To Detain Immigrant Kids Indefinitely

ByDaniella Bondar
Lately, it's been harder than usual to consume news coming out of the White House. Ever since President Donald Trump announced his "zero-tolerance" policy on immigration back in April, which led to the separation of over 2,000 children from their…

Pixar's Pre-'Incredibles 2' Short 'Bao' Has People Confused For All The Wrong Reasons

ByDylan Kickham
Before moviegoers could check back in with the superpowered Parr family in the much anticipated Incredibles 2, they were first treated to a short story about a woman and her anthropomorphic dumpling-son. It should have come as no surprise to any…

Melania Trump Told Students To "Show Respect" & Twitter Went Bananas

ByNick Ciccone
The first lady's anti-bullying campaign has so far proven to deliver on its inherent hypocrisy — namely, because President Donald Trump is himself, a proud bully. As such, it seems as if almost any of Melania Trump's calls to action about bullying…

Migrant Children Are Being Reunited With Their Families, But There's Still A Lot To Do

ByCollette Reitz
Ever since the Trump administration announced its "zero tolerance" immigration policy along the southern U.S. border, thousands of children have been separated from their parents. But on Saturday, June 23, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)…

Kids Separated At The Border Are Being Held All Over The U.S. & The Outlook Is Bleak

ByHannah Golden
Concerns have been mushrooming this week about the fate of children who have been detained under President Donald Trump's immigration crackdown. Throughout the week, as the practice of separating families at the border was met with condemnation…

Here's How To Volunteer To Help Migrant Children, If You Can't Stand Doing Nothing

ByDaniella Bondar
In the wake of President Donald Trump's policy of separating children from their parents at the southwest border, there are now thousands of children who are in need of help. With the upset and outrage over this policy, many people want to know how…

Here's What You Can Donate To Migrant Children & Families At The Border

ByChelsea Stewart
With more than 2,300 kids now separated from their parents under the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy, it seems like increasing amounts of people are desperately wondering: what can I donate to migrant children and families at the…

The Health Effects Of Children Being Separated At The Border Are Horrifying

ByNick Ciccone
For those children who have been separated from their parents at the U.S. border — somewhere between 2,000 and 4,000, according to published reports — as a result of the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy, which criminally prosecutes…

These Airlines Are Refusing To Fly Kids Separated From Their Parents At The Border

ByChelsea Stewart
Doesn't it seem like everyone is opposing President Donald Trump's immigration policies? From activists rallying up against his administration's latest "zero tolerance" policy to celebrities using their platforms to call him out over it, there's a…

This Recording Of Migrant Children Separated From Their Families Is Heartwrenching

ByChelsea Stewart
For the past few weeks, the Trump administration has been separating undocumented children from their parents as part of its new "zero-tolerance policy." Some people view the policy as "cruel" or un-American, while others stand by it wholeheartedly.…

This Trump Policy Is Splitting Up Families At The Border & It’s Heartbreaking

ByNick Ciccone
Social media has been abuzz this week with reactions to stories of immigrant families being split up at the U.S. border. The process of separating parents from their children as prosecutors prepare legal cases against them is a cruel one, and it has…

Sarah Sanders' Response To Questions About Separating Children At The Border Is Hard To Watch

ByAlexandra Svokos
On Thursday, June 14, during the daily White House press briefing, Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was pressed by reporters from multiple outlets about the administration's policies on immigration. Specifically, she was asked about the…

A Reporter Got A Look Inside A Migrant Children's Facility In Texas & It Is Startling

ByNick Ciccone
The U.S. government has been detaining illegal immigrants and breaking up families regardless of whether they are first-time offenders, asylum-seekers, or parents with small children at the Mexico border. On Wednesday, June 13, an MSNBC…

Trump Reportedly Wants To Put Migrant Children In Tent Cities, So That's Horrifying

ByNick Ciccone
In April, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions ordered prosecutors to implement his "zero tolerance" policy at the Mexico border — punishing illegal immigrants regardless of whether they are first-time offenders, asylum-seekers, or parents with small…

Detained Immigrant Children Are Reportedly Being Mistreated

ByHannah Golden
Friday, May 25 is National Missing Children's Day. But this year, there may be even more cause for concern about missing minors than usual. Following news that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) had lost track of nearly 1,500 migrant…

Melania Trump's First Initiative As First Lady Is Covering A Lot Of Ground

ByDaniella Bondar
Each first lady takes it upon herself to devote time to a special cause or initiative. Now, first lady Melania Trump has just unveiled her own campaign. So, what is "Be Best?" Melania Trump's new campaign is supposed to help children, and it's going…

Pink Is The Star Of The 2018 "Beautiful Issue" & She Looks Absolutely Stunning

ByKelli Boyle
When Pink found out she was selected to be People's "Beautiful Issue" 2018 cover star, she “laughed out loud" and said, "Did you ever think this was as good as it gets?" People revealed on Wednesday, April 18, the reason behind the selection while…

I'm Young, Married, & Never Want Kids, Here's What I Want You To Know

ByMinerva Siegel
I identify as childfree, meaning I don’t have, or ever want, children. I have an enormous list of reasons for being childfree, ranging from my genetics and mental health needs to my lifestyle choices. Children wouldn’t be good for me, and I’m not…

Melania Trump Visited A Children's Hospital & She Looked So Emotional

ByBernadette Deron
First ladies are generally thrust into the spotlight once their spouses are elected to office. For our current First Lady Melania Trump, however, she's kind of made staying out of the spotlight her thing. But recently, it looks like she's making…

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Children Did Not Hold Back About Donald Trump

ByYasaman Khorsandi
Much of the country celebrated the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, Jan. 15 by posting inspirational quotes or photos of the civil rights activist to commemorate and pay tribute to his legacy. However, MLK's actual family used the…

Here's Why CHIP Is Important To Millions Of Children Without Health Care

ByJoseph Milord
Over the past three months, one of the most important political subjects in America has revolved around four letters: CHIP. If you're wondering what CHIP is, don't worry. Plenty of people — especially those who either don't have children, or who do…

Justin Hartley & His New Wife Are The Couple You Need To Watch In 2018

ByAni Bundel
On the current season of This Is Us, in between sobbing over Kate's miscarriage and Randall's foster kid experiences, most of the tears have been reserved for Justin Hartley's character, Kevin, and his complete disaster of a personal life —…

Donald Trump Celebrated Halloween With Reporters' Kids & It Was So, So Awkward

ByThea Glassman
You know when you're faced with something really cringey on television and you can't look away? Like, pretty much anytime Simon Cowell is mean or all the early episodes of The Office? Well prepare yourself for the biggest cringefest there ever was —…

Who Are The Children On 'Game Of Thrones'? Refresh Your Memory & Try Not To Have Nightmares

ByAni Bundel
The history of Westeros is a long and strange one. George R.R. Martin has filled in quite a lot of backstory in his world-building in the A Song of Ice and Fire series. Game of Thrones has benefited from these detailed histories, not only in HBO's…

Justin Bieber Visited Fans At A Children’s Hospital And The Pics Will Melt Your Heart

ByLaura Rizzo
Since March 2016, Justin Bieber has been on a 164-show, multiple continent tour for his last album, Purpose. Bieber still found time to do good in the community when he visited some very special fans at a children's hospital. Bieber visited the…

While Trump Awkwardly Meets Foreign Leaders, Melania Visits Children's Hospitals

ByJohn Haltiwanger
President Donald Trump is with his wife, Melania Trump, in Paris. Trump is meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron, and seems to be a bit out of sorts during this visit. Perhaps it's linked to his awkward performance at the G20 summit, or…

Twitter Is Trolling Trump Jr. With Hilarious Fake Children Book Titles

ByAlexandra Svokos
Tuesday, July 11, has been a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day for Donald Trump Jr. as he revealed emails about a meeting with Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya. So of course, Twitter is trolling Trump Jr. The emails were between Trump…

Why America Needs To Follow In France's Footsteps And Make Vaccinations Mandatory

ByAnnakeara Stinson
A long, contentious, and mostly parental debate has swirled around the topic of vaccination for decades now in America. But on July 5, Newsweek reported that, in France, by 2018, parents will be required to have their children vaccinated, no matter…

Who Are Indigo Children? How To Tell If You're One Of Them

ByRosebud Baker
In 2016, Vice did a story titled, "Inside The Strange, Psychic World of Indigo Children," about a select group of kids who some psychologists classified as having psychic powers, but who critics claimed just suffered from ADD/ADHD. Some parents of…

This Is Why I'm Never Having Children, Despite Everyone Thinking I Should

ByUnwritten
Like most little girls, I always imagined growing up, getting married and starting a family. At a young age, I became infatuated with wedding dresses. I picked out first and middle names for my hypothetical kids and even decided on the ages when I…

12 Children's Books Quotes To Help You Get Your Shit Together In Your 20s

ByAlexa Mellardo
There are many times in our 20s when we wish we could retreat back to our childhood days. The only real burden we faced back then was fighting for the prime swing at recess. We had no deadlines to meet, and we lived for the moment. We were young,…

Therapy Dogs Help Children Learn How to Read

ByManuel Lavalle
Children across NYC are able to read to therapy dogs in many of New York City's public libraries, and it's pretty darn adorable. I mean, just look at these pooches! According to the Child Youth Care Forum, early research indicates reading to dogs…

Trump Gets Trolled By Ellen DeGeneres With Hilarious Children's Book Titles

ByHope Schreiber
Ellen DeGeneres isn't one to get political. In fact, being political might alienate part of her audience. The comedian also isn't one who usually gets mean. Comedians know to punch up, not down -- meaning they can make fun of someone with more…

This Children's Book Uses Creepy Clown Illustrations To Teach Kids About Sex

ByJamie Lose
Listen, I'm not a parent. I'm not going to tell anyone how to do their job. I imagine teaching children about sex is confusing, and there's probably a fine balance of being biologically accurate without encouraging them to engage in risky behaviors…

Mini Therapy Horses Help Children During Their Most Difficult Times

ByKevin Losani
I don't think animal therapy is a myth. Seriously, you would have to be stone cold evil to pick up a sweet puppy or kitten and not feel anything. I've always thought some pets can sense your mood. In the past, I've experienced dogs and cats that…

Man Gets 931 Child Sex Charges After Posing As Justin Bieber To Seduce Kids

ByHarley Tamplin
Fans of Justin Bieber have been urged to stay vigilant online after a university lecturer was accused of posing as the star to groom children. Police in Australia have charged Gordon Chalmers, 42, with 931 child sex offenses, including rape,…

Melania Trump Told Sick Kids 'Gift Of Nature' Can Heal Them And We're Concerned

ByAlexandra Svokos
Melania Trump visited the Children's National, a hospital in Washington DC, on Wednesday in her duties as first lady. Yes, that's right. Trump was actually in DC and performing the typical duties of first lady. Trump has otherwise spent her time…

This Couple Raises Plastic Baby Dolls Like Real Children For A Heartbreaking Reason

BySean Abrams
After being told they were unable to conceive children, a couple from Oxford, England, is raising three inanimate, plastic baby dolls as part of their family instead. Jane Berry, 39, was told in her mid-20s that she was already pre-menopausal, which…

A Prince And A Farm Boy Fall In Love In This Adorable New LGBTQ Children's Book

BySean Abrams
"Once upon a time, in a land not far away, there was a place where no one cared if you were straight or you were gay." That's how two New Zealand authors have prefaced their new LGBT children's book released today. It's set to open plenty of eyes —…

Photo Of Couple Having Wedding At Hospital Goes Viral For Heartbreaking Detail

ByJohn Haltiwanger
An emotional photo of a newlyweds carrying their 2-year-old son through a hospital has gone completely viral. The photo, which has probably brought thousands of people to tears based on the number of likes it's gotten, actually came from what the…

Brad Pitt Goes After Angelina Jolie For Violating Privacy In New Leaked Docs

ByKatie Corvino
The Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie saga continues... There has been an ongoing custody battle between the couple after the two filed for divorce mid-September. The latest Brangelina news involves the "Allied" actor going after his ex-wife for…

Woman Adopts Dying Best Friend's 3 Kids: 'She Would Do It For Me'

ByJoseph Milord
A dying woman named Sara relied on her best friend one last time, and the best friend came through with a huge gesture: taking care of Sara's three children. Sara had told the friend, Missy Armstrong of Illinois, that she could accept inevitable…

Everything A New Mom Wants To Say To People Who Don't Want Children

ByJessicah Lahitou
I know there are a lot of parenting cynics out there. You guys come in a variety of packaging. I get it: You don't want children. One dude I knew, years ago, said he wasn't sure about having kids because “the research” suggests parenthood doesn't…

Dad Posts Rant After Teacher Tells Kids Trump's Sending Them 'Back To Africa'

ByAlec MacDonald
John Sousa is a white high school teacher at Wesley Chapel High School, near Tampa, Florida. He has been suspended from his position after allegedly telling a group of black students: Don't make me call Donald Trump and send you back to Africa. The…