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Georgetown Study: Black Girls Are Viewed as Less Innocent Than White Girls

Black girls need less nurturing, comfort, they know more about sex and adult topics, and need less protection than their white counterparts, according to a study released last week by the Georgetown University Law Center on Poverty and Inequality. (more…)

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Nebraska Senator Ben Sasse Calls Adolescence a Gift, But Extended Adolescence a Trap; Seeks to Help Parents Get Serious About Shepherding Kids Into Responsible Adulthood

The Nebraska senator wants parents to get serious about shepherding kids into responsible adulthood. (more…)

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R. Albert Mohler Jr. on the Problem of Delaying Marriage

Adulthood is not just a function of age—it is an achievement. Throughout human history, young people have aspired to achieve adulthood and have worked hard to get there. The three nearly universal marks of adulthood in human societies include marriage, financial independence, and readiness for parenthood. Now, the very concept

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Syrian Children Suffering From ‘Toxic Stress’ and Attempting Suicide Because of Prolonged Exposure to War

Syrian children show symptoms of "toxic stress" and are attempting self-harm and suicide in response to prolonged exposure to war, according to a report released on Tuesday. (more…)

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New Study Finds Children Who Suffer From Mental Health Problems Are Also At Risk When They Turn Adults

Having psychiatric problems in childhood is challenging enough, but new evidence suggests that these problems can lead to issues as an adult—even if the problems do not persist into adulthood.  (more…)

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