The Science and Technology Committee continues its inquiry into ‘evidence-based early-years intervention’
Archives for April 2018
Dr. Thomas Pollard, a cardiothoracic surgeon in Knoxville, Tenn., and his team working to replace heart valves that had been damaged from endocarditis, an infection the patient developed from injecting drugs.
James Watts and staff performing a prefrontal lobotomy.
During the 60s Scoop, over 20,000 Indigenous children in Canada were removed from their biological families, lands and culture and trafficked across provinces, borders and overseas to be raised in non-Indigenous households.
Former Surgeon General Thomas Parran speaks to a Senate committee around 1939 (above). Daniel Jacobson, a graduate student in social work and the president of the Latin American Graduate Organization of Students at Pitt, said Parran’s role in dehumanizing Latinos through the Guatemala syphilis experiments should not be lost in the debate.
Rwanda needs to push its pledge to remove all obstacles against women’s development.
British United Nations Ambassador Karen Pierce consoles a twelve-year-old Rohingya refugee near Cox’s Bazar, in Bangladesh, April 29, 2018.
Children below the minimum age for admission to employment or work should be withdrawn from child labour and ensured access to quality education.