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Changing the Paradigm: A Bill of Rights for Children and Youth

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October 18, 2010

By Dana Burnett

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In February of 2010, Santa Clara County, California adopted their own Bill of Rights for Children and Youth, a public declaration that all children are entitled to certain basic rights. In this essay, Dana Burnett, executive director of Kids in Common, discusses various cities and counties across the United States that have made children’s rights a priority in their policy agendas.

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