Blogs and Commentaries
Tearing down barriers to success for young men of color
How can interventions in policing and schools tear down barriers to success for young black and Latino men? The Obama administration’s newly launched “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative could create greater opportunities for young men of color. Read More
Google can't take you to the “Dark Web,” but is it really a lurking underworld menace?
Most “Deep Web” content is innocuous, but a subset of intentionally hidden sites has gained notoriety as havens for the drug, illegal pornography, and contract killing trades. Misinformation has run rampant in the absence of sound research. To address Dark Web crime, the first step must be to explore three unanswered questions. Read More
Four steps for keeping at-risk youth from engaging in the sex trade
Why is the current child welfare system failing to prevent so many at-risk youth from engaging in the sex trade? We must tackle this and other important questions to seriously address how and why so many vulnerable youth enter the commercial sex market to meet their basic needs. Read More