In-depth interviews with dozens of female journalists from across the globe reveal that women in news face various forms of online harassment, from sexist remarks to threats of rape, a study finds.
Teen boys from low-income neighborhoods in Pittsburgh were less likely to have perpetuated violence if they had goals and hope for the future.
An overview of violence in Brazil to help international political reporters who are covering the October elections
Key facts and the latest scholarship on methamphetamine, a highly addictive drug that has recently made a resurgence.
Research that documents the perils women face on the migrant trail.
What are schools doing to prepare against gun violence? We've gathered research on strategies and effects.
Criminologist Adam Lankford has found that mass shooters and suicide bombers are looking for fame. In an interview with JR, he asks journalists not to honor them, not to publish their names and pictures.
A new paper examines “victimization by proxy” and finds European-born Muslims more likely than their immigrant parents to endorse radical ideology or violence.
Journalists are often an irritant to governments and people with power. When they are killed, political repression is likely to follow, says a new paper.
An analysis in
The Lancet finds that national implementation of background checks on ammo purchases alone could reduce gun-related deaths by 81 percent.