Read our Nonprofit Spotlight with President & CEO of the Family & Children’s Place Pam Darnall on how the organization is preventing, stopping, and treating child abuse in Kentucky and southern Indiana.
“In the 17th century (and long before and after), Europeans tried to establish their superiority over African slaves in many ways, and one of those, say historians, was by trying to degrade their physical appearance.
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — The Cameroonian men who share 10 mattresses on the floor of a third-floor apartment above a barber shop walk every morning to the busiest U.S. border crossing with Mexico, hoping against all odds that it will be their lucky day to claim asylum in the United States. Their unlikely bet is that a sympathetic Mexican official will somehow find a spot for them.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The sidewalks surrounding Ahmed Al Barak’s corner market in one of San Francisco’s roughest neighborhoods are filled with cardboard, used syringes and homeless people who have nowhere safe to go at night.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. drug overdose deaths had been most common in Appalachia and other rural areas in recent years, but they are back to being more concentrated in big cities, according to a government report Friday.