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From ‘Pretty Little Liars’ to ‘The OC,’ television producers need to...

Cristel Antonia Russell, American University Kogod School of Business Teen drinking is rampant on television these days. From “Pretty Little Liars” to classic shows like “The...

The promise and peril of the Dominican baseball pipeline

Rob Ruck, University of Pittsburgh Latinos will comprise about 30 percent of Major League Baseball rosters on Opening Day, in large part because MLB has...

Adolescents have a fundamental need to contribute

Andrew J. Fuligni, University of California, Los Angeles No longer children but not yet adults, adolescents need opportunities to learn and prepare for their entrance...

Worry over kids’ excessive smartphone use is more justified than ever...

Jean Twenge, San Diego State University Parents who fear their kids are spending too much time in front of screens now have more reason for...

Teens who feel down may benefit from picking others up

Hannah L. Schacter, University of Southern California – Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences Think about the last time you helped someone out. Maybe...

When the media cover mass shootings, would depicting the carnage make...

Nicole Smith Dahmen, University of Oregon Since 20 children were gunned down at Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012, we’ve seen public calls for...

Parents need to start talking to their tweens about the risks...

Gail Dines, Wheelock College Editor’s note: This article includes references to graphic sexual content that may be inappropriate for some readers. Today teenagers are viewing far...

A parent’s guide to ending sexual harassment and assault

Merle H. Weiner, University of Oregon The resignation of three members of Congress – John Conyers, Al Franken and Trent Franks – should serve as...

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Germany enters political no-man’s land as Angela Merkel wrestles with election...

Daniel Hough, University of Sussex Angela Merkel is in trouble. Serious trouble. Negotiations to form the next German government have collapsed dramatically. Quite where the...