Church Group arrested for Child Traffiking in Haiti

1 02 2010

A Church Orphanage operating in Haiti finds itself in legal trouble over the claimed illegal border crossing of children over the Haitian border to the Dominican Republic, following Haiti’s stricter adoption laws. It seems however, that not all of the children are even orphans. While the orphanage administration claims to have signed authorization, no papers of such were presented at the border, and the fact that some children are not orphans and have live parents leaves doubts to the authenticity of the orphanage’s story.

Personal Views: The School to Prison Pipeline

17 01 2010

I recently found this nice internet PDF. It presents a good argument for the need of an end to the irrational fear and unfair no tolerance policies of the “School to Prison Pipeline”.