Marilyn Burch

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Let Girls Learn

Addressing the global crisis in girls’ education requires not just investment, but challenging cultural beliefs and practices.<p>Right now, 62 million girls worldwide are not in school. They’re receiving no formal education at all—no reading, no writing, no math—none of the basic skills they need to …

Title IX

70 Babies Have Died Since Aylan

As video circulates of a crew’s failed CPR on a drowned refugee child, nothing has changed and thousands more risk the seas. Why can’t the world pay …

See How Refugees Use Selfies to Document Their Journey

Refugees take a selfie after arriving on the island of Lesbos in Greece.<br>Patrick Witty for TIME<p>1 of 16<p>Refugees fleeing war-torn territory have come to …

Photographers

Pictures of the Week 10.8.15

Burma

20 Of The Most Beautiful Abandoned Places In The World

Sure, there's something spooky about them. But also something undeniably striking.<p>Sure, there's something spooky about them. But also something undeniably striking.

China

Camel trek (Sahara Desert, Morocco)

Banning child labour imposes naive western ideals on complex problems

Businesses in developing countries should be encouraged to provide safe conditions for child workers to provide a family income<p>In an ideal world there would be no child labour, but instead opportunities for children to play, learn, relax and otherwise enjoy life.<p>This ideal is reflected in the …

Child Labor