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Read the Winning Story: What turns some children into criminals? A look into the effects of emotional trauma

Beth Amato This story was originally published by News24. Johannesburg – The thick keloid scar above Sizwe’s* eye is a symbol of the time he most regrets. The wound, from a brutal fight with another boy, is darker than the rest of his face. He doesn’t elaborate on his experiences, even …

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SA Journalist Wins R25 000 from MMA’s Child-Centred Journalism Awards

Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) is proud to announce journalist Beth Amato from South Africa as the 2017 winner of the annual Isu Elihle “Great Idea” Awards. Amato walks away with R25 000 for her story published by News24 and which explores the effects of emotional trauma on child offenders. The …

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