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You have rights – rights as a human and rights as citizen. If you have questions about your rights I’d be happy to try and answer them.

Remember that I read all your letters even though I can only respond to a few of them. I can never respond privately, only on my page.

Take care,
Sam

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Should I dump my boyfriend?

Should I dump my boyfriend?

Hi, I'm 11 years old and I'm going out with this boy but I feel like it's not working. Then I found out that my best friend likes me and I'm stick in the middle. My boyfriend keeps flirting with...

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Exams stress

Exam stress

I have my exams coming up in a week and I've been revising a lot and I know everything and it's all in my head until I get to the exam and I just panic and I can't remember how...

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MAKE UP!!

MAKE UP!!

Hello Sam,...

Recently lots of people in my class have started wearing make up. I like the idea of it but my parents and friends said I do not need it. At the minute I am getting a few spots...

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Going out

Going out

I like a guy and I think he likes me. I've got a feeling he could ask me out any minute. The problem is my parents and me are asian and according to our culture we dont have relationships but...

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School

School

Basically I'm in year 8 and we had a new science teacher that started at the beginning of September as the other one left. At first he was fine, but this year I have noticed that he has started giving...

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want to be a goth...

want to be a goth...

Okay,so I'm really into black, and goth stuff, but I'm really worried people will bully me for it. My mum is also saying that she thinks goths are disgusting, even though she used to be a goth. I Bought this...

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i have ADHD and ODD

i have ADHD and ODD

hi  i have been diagnosed with adhd and odd i know what they stand for but not much about them. i have been given tablets for adhd and i have to take them every morning , i find it hard...

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My mum hits me

My mum hits me

My mum always blames stuff on me she knows I haven't done she hits me and punches me secretly when I'm out in public I don't know what to do ! Is this child abuse?

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