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“I try to provide them with the tools to grow, so they can make that decision not to jump in that (stolen car), and not to pick up that gun, because they need to make those decisions when no one else is around.”
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This reporting is supported by the University of Southern California Center for Health Journalism National Fellowship. 
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A new reporting project will examine child abuse deaths and near-deaths over a five-year span to gain a better understanding of how poverty contributes to child abuse across Alabama.
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This work is supported by a grant from the USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism Impact Fund....
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This story was produced for the USC Center for Health Journalism’s California Fellowship. 
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This article was produced as a project for the 2017 California Data Fellowship, a program of the USC Center for Health Journalism. 
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Over the course of a single night, four generations of Sabine Wiegand’s family were suddenly left without a home....
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Community outreach has been particularly powerful in curbing dramatic disparities in organ donation between white and black Americans.
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Folks in underserved New Jersey face adversities that few in America ever even have to think about. How can the state turn the corner in addressing epidemic levels of trauma?
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The New Orleans City Council unanimously approved a resolution calling for the city's public and private schools to address the role of trauma in the lives of their students.

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