The event that was happening was child labor. Child labor is when children are slaves for people they treat the kids with no respect. The probmel was if the kids did some thing wrong they would kill the kids even if they were young.
The person how stoped child labor was Craig Kielburger. Craig Kielburger gathered a group of friends and made an organization called free the children. When Craig Kielburger found out he was shocked because when he was 12 years old ther was a kid killed at the age of 12.that is wehen he made the organization.