Week in Review 172: A veto on human responsibility

October 20, 2017: Stephen Lewis comments on atrocities being committed around the world and the Responsibility to Protect.

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Out of sight, out of mind...

October 10, 2017 — Every year, millions of illicit weddings take place before girls reach the legal age of consent in their countries. The working and living conditions of a girl in an illegal “marriage” match the International Labour Organization’s own definition for the worst forms of child labour, but because the girls are "married," their work is treated as 'household chores' and isn't counted. (Photo: Shutterstock).

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Thank you, teachers. And one more thing.

October 5, 2017: On World Teachers' Day, AIDS-Free World urges teachers to advocate for the millions of illegally married girls missing from classrooms around the globe – and to urge the International Labour Organization (ILO) to recognize that child marriage is child labour. (Photo: Shutterstock.com)

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Week in Review 169: From aggression to atonement at the UN

September 22, 2017:  Stephen Lewis comments on recent events at the United Nations, including the bombast of Donald Trump, Canada's mea culpa, and the determined advocacy of AIDS-Free World’s Code Blue Campaign.

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