Slipping Through the Cracks in the European Union

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What do you think of the European Union? Does it make you think of abject poverty and desperate living?

A Brief Guide to Making True Community

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Community Practice is social work for true social change from the roots up.

Social Work and the Ideals of Social Justice (Infographic)

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Social Justice: the idea that every person, no matter their race, religion, gender, or sexual orientation deserves equal political, social and economic rights and opportunities.

What Happened to U.S. Child Laborers in the Early 20th Century? (Video)

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Retired social worker tracks down the fate of child laborers photographed by Lewis Hine at the turn of the century.

One Wrong Choice

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A therapist and a social worker do everything they can to help change a troubled boy’s fate, recognizing that in the end, the responsibility is upon Reggie alone to create a hopeful future for himself.

Our Journey to Adoption as a Gay Couple

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Matthew and Trey recount the hurdles and setbacks they’ve encountered on the road to being approved as adoptive parents.

Giving Thanks for Our Successes

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While the road ahead can be daunting, on this Thanksgiving, let’s be thankful for how far we’ve come.

Boys, Men, and Suicide

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Although 80% of completed suicides are by males, there are no national programs specifically aimed at men or boys. Tom Golden wants to change that.

10 Tips for Helping Men Talk About Their Problems

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Andrew Smiler has professional advice for you, if you find yourself counseling men.