Kids and Conflict

There is a troubling trend at the center of the current Israeli-Palestinian conflict: the involvement of children. It’s estimated that worldwide 1 billion children live in regions of conflict. And they are often forced into becoming soldiers, used as pawns in negotiations, or end up as casualties.

Credits

Guest:
Robin Wright - contributing writer at The New Yorker magazine, and a joint fellow at U.S. Institute of Peace and the Woodrow Wilson Center - @wrightr

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Andrew Walsh, Christian Bordal, Matt Holzman, Jolie Myers, Anna Scott