sexual abuse

May 9, 2019
Human Trafficking and Prostitution

Deconstructing Differences: Florida Bill Spurs Debate Over Human Trafficking and Prostitution

Prostitutes are not human trafficking victims. That is the assertion of opponents to a bill recently passed in the Florida Senate. The legislation aims to curb […]
May 7, 2019
Sexual Abuse Scandal in Youth Sports

Victim Training: The Culpability of Youth Sports Organizations in Childhood Sexual Abuse

Every day of the week we see them: parents shuttling their kids to and from sports practice, cheering them on at games, celebrating their victories and […]
May 2, 2019
American Flag - Boy Scouts

Best Kept Secrets: Boy Scouts of America Shields Perpetrators, Puts Youth at Risk

Don’t keep secrets that make you uncomfortable. Tell someone. By relaying this simple –  yet invaluable – message to our children, we hope to keep them […]
April 27, 2019
Boy Scouts Sexual Assault

Thousands of Sexual Predators Enjoyed Protection and Anonymity Provided by the Boy Scouts of America

They were supposed to be role models. Since 1910, adult mentors volunteering with Boy Scouts of America have helped millions of youth learn new skills, develop […]
April 26, 2019
Sexual Assault and Violence against women of color.

Exploited Vulnerabilities: Sexual Violence and Marginalized Communities

According to Merriam-Webster, to marginalize means “to relegate to an unimportant or powerless position within a society or group.” Individuals who identify as members of non-dominant […]