Jonathan Todres

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Universal Children’s Day: An Opportunity for Common Ground

| November 20, 2018 |

All parents share one thing in common. Whatever our differences – across race, religion, socio-economic status, political beliefs, and more – every parent wants


The Long Game: Tolerance and Respect for One Another

| February 8, 2017 |

In 2017, the United States of America turned its back on refugees. History will judge us poorly, but that’s no consolation for the children,


Atonement and Action for the Final 100 Days

| October 10, 2016 |

This post was originally published on the Human Rights at Home Blog. This week is Yom Kippur (Sundown, October 11 to Sundown, October 12), the


Independence Day: Freedom To…?

| July 1, 2016 |

This post was originally published on the Human Rights at Home Blog. Even amidst the barbeques, beach trips, and sales during 4th of July


Supporting families’ efforts to advance children’s rights and well-being

| March 2, 2016 |

This blog post originally appeared on the Human Rights At Home Blog. Early childhood is widely recognized as a critical stage of development. Yet it’s


A National Bill of Rights for Children

| January 5, 2016 |

This blog post originally appeared on the Human Rights At Home Blog. Approximately one-quarter of the U.S. population is restricted from voting in elections, entering


Making Universal Children’s Day meaningful

| November 19, 2015 |

November 20th is Universal Children’s Day. The U.N. established Universal Children’s Day in 1954 to create a day of “activity devoted to the promotion