by Helena Andrews onMarch 8, 2013
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by Jenée Desmond-Harris onJanuary 25, 2013
The "Hazing Hurts" summit was meant to increase awareness of the practice as well as combat it. But first participants had to define what it was.
by Janelle Harris onNovember 3, 2012
Writing at Essence, Janelle Harris chronicles her childhood struggles and explains how being targeted by classmates provided her with a sense of empathy.
by Gregory S. Parks onOctober 27, 2012
Writing at the Huffington Post about the blame game surrounding recent hazing tragedies, Gregory S. Parks presents legal and practical reasons for examining the roles of both hazing victims and perpetrators.
by Gregory S. Parks onSeptember 29, 2012
Gregory S. Parks argues at the Huffington Post that the truth surrounding the controversial practice is more complicated than either side accepts.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onMay 14, 2012
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