Children who suffer trauma are more likely to have mental health problems such as anxiety.
We studied 1.4 million people in Sweden who had been treated with beta blockers.
While most journalists don’t develop PTSD or depression, many will struggle with the stress of their work. Knowing the warning signs can help deal with trauma.
In the age of the Black Lives Matter movement, Basquiat’s work is more relevant than ever. It highlights racial inequality and violence against racialized people.
Watching gun violence on screen can desensitize children to the harm caused by firearms.
Language can provoke violence between groups especially when people paint others as threats.
Support for strong gun ownership rights is often associated with conservative Christian views, but religion and self-defense have a much longer history in the United States.
South Africans would rather see efforts go into tackling other challenges – but climate change will intensify those challenges.
Research shows that removing guns from violent abusers saves lives. But laws doing just that are at risk of being ruled unconstitutional, following a landmark Supreme Court guns case.
Short fiction’s fragmentation reflects its origins as a response to trauma. Two new collections explore the dangers and vulnerability of womanhood, and the global threat of climate change.
Kenyan families with access to mass media are significantly more afraid of terrorism than those without access.
Bret Easton Ellis’s grotesquely violent novel is irreducibly misogynist, racist and homophobic. So was Reagan’s America. It’s less darkly comic satire than deadly serious social diagnostic.
Violence between herdsmen and farmers in the Sahel is nothing new, but in recent years Nigeria has a noticeable upturn in violence.
After a very divisive election campaign, the winner of the Brazilian election will need to reuite the country.
Two academics have identified the perpetrators of a massacre committed in 2013 by Syrian loyalist forces. An episode that says a lot about the reality of Syria in the last 10 years.
Women have assumed different roles in alt-right movements, including organizing protests, spreading misinformation and organizing militias.
Young people who experienced violence between other family members, and had been directly subjected to abuse, were 9.2 times more likely to use violence in the home.
Calls for tougher laws against assaults on teachers have been thwarted by efforts to keep kids in school.
We found 81% of gender-diverse people reported experiencing violence from a coach.
Cameroon’s Anglophone crisis could escalate into a complex disaster emergency with dire environmental consequences.