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The Story Behind Baby Showers for Teen Latino Parents

Laura Stepp | Posted 12.14.2014 | Latino Voices
Laura Stepp

The public shame her mother experienced is not as severe these days for young women in similar circumstances. Nor should it be, says Arroyo. But, she notes, Latinos are just as concerned as other Americans that too many young people are having babies too early.

Let's Not Play the Blame Game

Laura Jiménez | Posted 10.27.2013 | Latino Voices
Laura Jiménez

With pregnant and parenting youth getting so many negative messages about themselves from pop culture, the government and the community, we as individuals need to change the conversation.

Community Upset After School Denies Student Photos

Posted 10.11.2012 | Education

Menagha High School students and parents are upset over a school decision to exclude certain student photos from the yearbook. Stephanie Myer tells...

Do Schools Have A Responsibility To Support Teen Moms? (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Hannah Orenstein | Posted 08.09.2012 | Teen

Delhi Charter School in rural northeast Louisiana had a controversial policy in place from 2006 to 2012 that required students who were suspected of b...

'16 & Pregnant' Dad Apologizes To Infant Son

Posted 05.23.2012 | TV

While many episodes of "16 & Pregnant" (Tue., 10 p.m. ET on MTV) feature young fathers who are ill-prepared for parenthood, or worse. Many of them dis...

Lessons From The Casey Anthony Case

Father Alberto Cutié | Posted 12.16.2011 | Religion
Father Alberto Cutié

It appears to most of the world that in our courts parents can get away with neglect, irresponsible behavior and putting their child in the trunk of a car without any of these actions being labeled as "abuse."