Mass shootings have become an epidemic in the United States. In response to the recent shooting in Texas, Trump said he thinks that “mental health is the problem here.” He specifically said “this isn’t a guns situation.”
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In my family’s minds, muscles are a kind of insurance policy against the dangers black men face.
It’s alarming to see your parents cry, it’s alarming to see that the adult world has more flaws than you expected.
Is your high school protecting you from sexual harassment?
We have statistics challenging us to leave our area and find a better one, but as the saying goes: there’s no place like home.
While students who’ve experienced sexual assault are relying on Title IX, the Trump administration may pull back some protections.
My friends are complete oddballs. With them, there is no in between. But they all share similar struggles. Many of them deal with anxiety, depression, insomnia or all three.
Just two hours away, teens like myself are growing up in a county with one of the lowest life expectancies in the U.S.
In Oakland, California, there is only one teen shelter specifically designed for sexually trafficked girls. It’s called Nika’s Place.