This 1912 film, based on Browning's poem, addresses child labor more than a half-century after the publication of "The Cry of the Children." The film uses Browning's source material to advocate for labor rights during a period in which the rights of factory workers were once again a subject of major political debate.
The Cry of the Children Questions and Answers
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