How to Prevent the Next Mass Killing: Stop Abusing Our Boys

A killer’s childhood trauma may unlock a secret to understanding their actions.

How a Culture of Violence is Damaging Our Country Today

A catastrophic act of violence in her family led Vicky Cox to examine the personal and cultural influences that might precipitate such an event, as well as the forces that may create change.

Light Between the Bars: The Road to Redemption

A man put a group of prison inmates in a room with nothing but a camera. The result is stunning.

The Slow Poisoning of Freddie Gray and the Hidden Violence Against Black Communities

Freddie Gray had high levels of lead as a child, one of the environmental injustices suffered by poor and minority groups.

Building a Better Society: Survival of Boys in Boarding Schools

Sally Fraser reflects on what led her to become Director of Boarding School Action, an organization for troubled boys.

On Staying Alive Despite Being Black

LeRon Barton on “The Talk”, and the sobering idea that murdering a black man is almost legal.

Someone Tell Me That I’ll Live: On Murder, Media, and Being a Transgender Person in 2015

The article confirmed what I had already known for about a decade: I was doomed to a nasty, short, and miserable life.

Excerpt from THE KEPT

“Elspeth Howell was a sinner.” By James Scott

All My Terrorists Are White

Counting the days between Neo and Nazi.

Still Reeling from Sydney, Australia Now Mourns 8 Murdered Children

Naomi Fryers reports on the shocking, devastating, soul destroying, and deeply disturbing news from Cairns, Australia.

Finding Inspiration: Stalking the Bogeyman

A powerful play with a message of hope and healing.

Thirteen, Black & Afraid to End Up Like Ferguson

13yr old Xavier Speaks to How He Feels About Violence Against Black Males