Suicide Rates Of Black Children In USA Increasing – Social Emergency

Child suicide. These two words are an abomination. These two words represent the greatest atrocity in our world. These two words resonate with the failure of a species. These two words are to be heard more and more across the planet. Children are biologically programmed to survive. Nature intended it that way. They learn fast […]

Child Suicide – Symptom Of A Sick World

There can be few things as heart-breaking as a child who wishes to take their own life. In nature, the one fundamental that pervades our species is the desire to live. In the young, that need is especially strong. Children are biologically programmed to want to survive. They adapt to the most horrendous circumstances in […]

India: The Child Sex Highway (Shocking Report)

India is a diverse nation of some 1.3+ billion people. It suffers from endemic poverty with levels of social deprivation among the worst anywhere on the planet. Sadly, as elsewhere, those most victimised by social ills are children. The young of India are often to be found in a terrible state due to family, community […]

Children For Sale – Child Trafficking In India

Rebel Voice has voiced its anger many times regarding the way in which many children of our world are being abused, terrorised and their pain ignored. Whilst organisations such as Extinction Rebellion and Greenpeace are worthy in their aims, they may inadvertently distract from the single greatest injustice taking place today, the inhumane treatment of […]

Education Under Occupation — International Solidarity Movement

August 11 | International Solidarity Movement | Hebron, occupied Palestine Whilst continuing my work with ISM this year, I spent four weeks working at the Hebron/al-Khalil office of Defence for Children International focussing on the way that the occupation has compromised the access to education in the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and Gaza. It is… via […]

Sicily’s Underage Sex Trade – Mafia, Paedophiles And Exploitation

Most observers of the human condition will have noted that if there is an opportunity to exploit, then there will always be those who will engage in exploitation. Whether it be politics, banks, drugs or, in this case, the sex industry, societies will throw up unscrupulous individuals and even organisations that will work tirelessly to […]

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 […]