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.
Rachel M. Cohen is a Baltimore, Maryland-based reporter. Her work has appeared in the Washington Monthly, The American Prospect, Dissent, Next City and The Forward. Follow her on Twitter: @rmc031.