News and commentary from the National Coalition for Child Protection Reform
concerning child abuse, child welfare, foster care, and family preservation.
Friday, January 18, 2019
NCCPR in WitnessLA on a California newspaper's shameful revival of "crack baby journalism"
As 2018 turned to 2019, The New York Times published two stunning editorials with profound implications for child welfare – and for journalism. Unfortunately, at almost the same moment, the Orange County Register was making the same mistakes The New York Times was warning against. Read the full column at WitnessLA And there will be more about the failures of the Register stories on this blog on Tuesday.