Zombies Of Nairobi – Liquid Drug Epidemic And Street Children

This is a truly shocking piece of film about the lives of street children in Nairobi. It’s difficult to understand how any society can allow its children to live this way. Rebel Voice wonders what it says about our species. Can we be described as civilised when we meekly accept that in some places children […]

Children Of Yemen – Is There Hope Of Protection For Them Yet?

The continually emerging stories from Yemen are heartbreaking. We constantly hear of Saudi airstrikes on hospitals, schools and residential areas. The children of that land are being slaughtered, and those who survive are severely traumatised. The governments of the West could intervene. The UN could intervene. They issue bland statements to cover their well-padded asses […]

Permission Denied: Palestinian Children Struggle To Receive Medical Treatment

The tragic circumstances of Palestine are well documented by this time. There are reports, news articles, films and documentaries. Yet still the brutality of the Israeli regime persists unabated. The age group in Palestine that suffers the greatest ordeal is that of the children. Today, the children of Palestine are being continually traumatised by the […]

Rohingya Children Refugees Being Persecuted In Bangladesh

You know, when war and oppression breaks out as it regularly does, it is heart-breaking to see images of adult civilians being persecuted, oppressed and often killed. But when those victims are children, the most vulnerable people on our planet, the situation then becomes intolerable. Adults can fight back, even if in fighting they die. […]

House Of Silk – Sherlock Homes Thriller By Anthony Horowitz

House of Silk by Anthony Horowitz Just when you thought that modern incarnations of Sherlock Holmes were forever to be consigned to the medium of film, along comes Anthony Horowitz, with permission from the Conan Doyle estate, to resurrect the Don of Logic in literary form. (This review contains spoilers) In this adventure, Holmes is […]

Child Brides Of The USA – A Nation Turning A Blind Eye

There can be nothing more abhorrent to a sane person than child abuse. It defies all logical explanation. It’s an unnatural activity that has been ongoing for millennia. Whether the abuse is physical, psychological, emotional or sexual, there can be no excuses made for those who are found guilty of it. Nor should those who […]