The Respect for Child Survivors Act Becomes Law!

The Respect for Child Survivors Act Becomes Law!

By Bridget Brainard, Staff Attorney at CHILD USA. Bridget is a Staff Attorney at CHILD USA. In addition to conducting legal research and policy analysis in the areas of child sexual abuse, human trafficking, trauma-informed judicial training, abuse in youth sports,...
Arthur Baselice Jr.’s Story

Arthur Baselice Jr.’s Story

Photo of Art Baselice Jr. holding a portrait of his son, Arthur Baselice III.  By Karim Sharif, MSW & CHILD USA’s Social Work Intern, who collaborated with Art Baselice Jr. to write this story and honor the memory of his son, Art Baselice III.  “See,...
The History of Children’s Rights

The History of Children’s Rights

CHILD USA is working every day to ensure that children have a seat at the policy table to ensure their rights are protected. But why is this something we need to fight for? At the founding of our country, only the rights of a select few were included in the...
Jason Berry – The Sean P. McIlmail Hero Award

Jason Berry – The Sean P. McIlmail Hero Award

A prolific, pioneering writer and documentary filmmaker, Jason Berry’s work to reveal the Catholic Church’s cover-up of widespread sexual abuse has encompassed a good portion of his professional life. As he says, “I have worked at trying to understand the two major...