articles tagged: children
babies keep showing us that we’re born with empathy
# science

babies keep showing us that we’re born with empathy

Scientists are studying if babies are born with empathy and altruism and their research may help us create a blueprint for solving today's partisan tribalism and civil cold wars.

pizzagate: fake news, real consequences
# oddities

pizzagate: fake news, real consequences

Right wing conspiracists weaponized partisan politics and concern about children into a toxic theory that's spilling out into the real world.

how fundamentalists legalized child abuse
# politics

how fundamentalists legalized child abuse

Religious protections and exemptions have gone so far that in certain cases, neglecting and abusing children is legal as long as you claim there's a religious reason for it.