New York Daily News: Walk for a Window across the Brooklyn Bridge Represents a Turning Point for Children's Civil Rights

The Walk for a Window next Sunday across the Brooklyn Bridge is in support of survivors of child sex abuse, but just as important, it is a turning point in the emerging global civil rights movement for children. Not long ago, women and children belonged to their husbands and fathers. They were, in a word, legal property. In the 20th century, first women attained the status of persons with a right to vote and then children started to emerge from behind their skirts as persons. When a woman or a child was property, what was done to them, even if Read More …