Shatieka Ross

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“He beat me every day”

<b>Laura Abasi* became a victim of sex trafficking when she was 18 years old. (Theresa Fisher / JJIE)</b><p>New York is the country’s fourth-largest hub for human trafficking. Laura discovered its brutality firsthand<p>Theresa Fisher<p>January 25, 2014 8:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on Juvenile …

10 Words Every Girl Should Learn

This article updated from original, which appeared in <b>Role Reboot</b>.<p><i>"Stop interrupting me."</i><p><i>"I just said that."</i><p><i>"No explanation needed."</i><p>In fifth grade, I won the school courtesy prize. In other words, I won an award for being polite. My brother, on the other hand, was considered the class comedian. We …

Why didn't she just leave?

90 Day Report<p>Progress so far: reporting on the economics of domestic violence<p>October 28, 2014<p><b>Progress</b><i><br>This is the final update, there is no one-year</i> …

The Sleep Schedules Of 27 Of History’s Greatest Minds

The science of sleep and its glorious effects on creativity, productivity, and sanity gets a lot of press these days. That said, the sleep habits of some of your favorite writers, musicians, and artists may surprise you a little.<p>The bedtimes and rising times of history’s greatest minds are …