In Between Savar and Inani

“The first and continuing argument for the curtailment of working hours and the raising of the minimum age was that education was necessary in a democracy and working children could not attend school.” — Grace Abbott

At the National Martyr Memorial of Bangladesh, I saw this kid selling flowers out in the rain –

Elsewhere, at Cox’s Bazaar, some children run out and play after school –

We’re never going to have respectful and reverential relationships with the planet- and sensible policies about what we put in the air, the soil, the water – if very young children don’t begin learning about these things literally in their houses, backyards, streets and schools. We need to have human beings who are oriented that way from their earliest memories.” — Elise Boulding

Further Reading :
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