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  • 08/22/08
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    El 12 de mayo del 2008, los maestros de Postville, Iowa interrumpieron sus clases, llamaron a sus estudiantes hispanos y los dirigieron a la oficina del director de la escuela. Normalmente, tal acci??n significar??a que iban a ser castigados por violar alguna regla. Pero estos ni??os no hab??an hecho nada malo. En la oficina del director, se les inform?? que uno de sus padres, y en algunos casos ambos, no llegar??an a su hogar esa tarde porque hab??an sido detenidos por agentes de la polic??a federal.
  • 08/01/08
    Child Poverty in America
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    This primer on child poverty provides information on the definition of poverty; basic facts about child poverty; how poverty affects children's health, food security, early development, home and family environment, education, and crime; the economic and social costs of child poverty; and public programs that combat child poverty.
  • 08/01/08
    Trends in Child Poverty and Extreme Child Poverty
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    Fact sheet on trends in child poverty and extreme child poverty and broken down by race.
  • 07/15/08
    CDF Letter of Support for the Juvenile Justice and Deliquency Prevention Act (JJDPA)
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    Children's Defense Fund Letter of Support for Reauthorization of the Juvenile Justice and Deliquency Prevention Act (S.3155) Children's Defense Fund Letter of Support for Reauthorization of the Juvenile Justice and Deliquency Prevention Act (S.3155)
  • 07/11/08
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    En la actualidad, hay 9.4 millones de ni??os sin seguro m??dico en Estados Unidos, que representan uno de cada ocho ni??os, y hay millones m??s con cobertura incompleta. Sin embargo, no hay suficientes adultos poniendo de su parte para cambiar esta situaci??n. As?? que con miras a dar a conocer el problema, el mes pasado por todo el pa??s miles de ni??os inscritos en el Programa de las Escuelas por la Libertad (Freedom Schools®) del Fondo para la Defensa de los Ni??os participaron en el D??a Nacional de Acci??n Social.
  • 07/01/08
    Fact Sheet: Rising Health Care Costs
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    Fact sheet with recent data on health care costs and their affect on working families
  • 06/20/08
    Planning a Cradle to Prison Pipeline® Event
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    Guidelines for planning your own Cradle to Prison Pipeline Event.
  • 06/09/08
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    Imag??nese una bala disparada de una pistola semiautom??tica perforando la oscuridad de la noche a una velocidad mayor que la del sonido, a m??s de 1.200 pies por segundo, una distancia equivalente a cuatro canchas de f??tbol americano. Luego imag??nese esa bala perforando el cuerpo de un ni??o como ladrillo que atraviesa el cristal de una ventana.
  • 05/29/08
    Children's Health Coverage: How to Discuss It and Dispel Myths
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    A script to help advocates discuss their support for expanding children's health coverage and dispell common misconceptions.
  • 05/28/08
    Protect Children, Not Guns 2008
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    The Children's Defense Fund's 2008 report on the affect gun violence has on our society and our children.
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