Through the eyes of children

When it comes to shining a light on human rights issues in Canada, the facts and figures can only go so far. It is through the power of storytelling and the sharing of personal experiences that the complexities or misconceptions surrounding human rights issues can be replaced with deeper levels of understanding and empathy.

These are the stories of five young Canadians and their families, and their individual experiences with discrimination, adversity and ultimately—justice and hope.