William Rivers Pitt of Truthout: On the doorstep of Thanksgiving, 59,000 Haitian refugees have been told to leave the US. This Thanksgiving, let us be better than this.
The Child Soldiers Prevention Act prohibits aid to nations that conscript troops younger than 18.
Willie L. Pelote Sr. is an assistant director of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), AFL-CIO. He can be contacted at