BRIAN MELLEY / The Associated PressApr 19, 2019
Two adult children of David and Louise Turpin speak publicly for first time, telling of house of horrors with condemnation and forgiveness. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
AMY TAXIN / The Associated PressFeb 22, 2019
David and Louise Turpin will spend at least 25 years in prison each. The children had described being beaten, starved and put in cages. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Michael Grabell and Topher Sanders / ProPublicaJul 30, 2018
ProPublica obtained police reports and call logs from more than two-thirds of the shelters housing immigrant children. Here’s what they show. Dig deeper ( 16 Min. Read )
Julia Conley / Common DreamsMay 30, 2018
"Roxy died due to medical negligence by U.S. immigration authorities," a statement from immigrant rights groups says. "Why incarcerate and torture her like this?" Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Staff / TruthdigJan 11, 2017
The author was recently released from prison after spending 30 years behind bars. In this seven-part series exclusive to Truthdig, he recounts his experience, starting with his early years. Dig deeper ( 6 Min. Read )
Barbara Dunlap / TruthdigAug 3, 2016
Without interventions, youngsters exposed to toxic conflict in the household can carry scars throughout their lives. Here are some innovative ways to help the most vulnerable victims as the start of school approaches. Dig deeper ( 7 Min. Read )
By Lauren McCauley / Common DreamsFeb 24, 2016
Critics charge that the plan "offers no viable solution to ending what Guantanamo represents, any more than it offers either freedom or justice for remaining prisoners." Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Roisin Davis / TruthdigFeb 6, 2016
After a decade-long legal battle, the Department of Defense releases 198 photos of detainee abuse at two dozen U.S. military sites across Iraq and Afghanistan. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Roisin Davis / TruthdigSep 18, 2015
Even as Pope Francis has sought to reform the Vatican’s safeguards against child abuse, a yearlong investigation reveals how the Catholic Church has allowed allegedly abusive priests to slip off to escape to parts of the world where they would face less scrutiny from prosecutors and the media. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Roisin Davis / TruthdigJul 26, 2015
Harrowing personal accounts of rape victims in this video highlight the work of an advocacy group demanding better policing and public awareness of sexual violence in India. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
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