News for Kids by Cartoon: Snakebite Situation in India! It’s October 17, 2021. Paxton ‘kidifies’ world headlines for kids. This week we learn about how the government in India seems to be covering up all the snakebites happening there; Rwanda’s love for milk bars; New Zealand possibly making Covid-19 vaccines available at Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, and KFC; a controversial law to protect French in the province of Quebec; and an upcoming election in The Philippines.

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-> Shiva

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News for Kids by Kids: Gen Z Talk with Genesis It’s October 15, 2021. Genesis teaches us about the social media challenge known as the Devious Licks Challenge.

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