Tags: Children and Childhood

Sports of The Times: Suicides, Drug Addiction and High School Football

Curry Morgan, a 2015 Madison graduate, had returned from college to visit. He wanted to thank his former coach. Morgan is a junior biology and neuroscience major at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, on an academic scholarship, with plans for medical school. Continue reading the main story His father was out of his life by the…

Nickelodeon Lines Up With the N.F.L., Confident Children Will Cheer

“We think it is wrong to target children in this way,” said Josh Golin, the executive director of the Campaign for a Commercial Free Childhood. In 2015, the organization released a report criticizing the N.F.L.’s efforts to market itself to children. To Golin, one of the biggest offenders was “NFL Rush Zone,” a bizarre, animated…