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Sacred Daughters Girls Initiative

The invisibility of girls extends beyond the walls of their confinement, to the ways in which juvenile justice discourse and reforms neglect vulnerable girls. The mission of the Girls Initiative is to illuminate the lives of vulnerable girls and their involvement in the juvenile justice system, and advocate for the implementation of gender-specific and effective programs that honor the relational identities of girls and provide therapeutic, safe, and strength-based interventions to address the imprint of gendered violence on their development. READ MORE...

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Biden Jr. JR. What about the Girls? The role of the federal government in addressing the rise in female offenders. Stanford Law and Policy Review. 2003. 29.