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Senseless in Seattle

Stefan Sharkansky blinks twice at a Seattle Post-Intelligence story about the problem of children being raised by relatives other than their parents. In a journalistic game of the old Sesame Street chestnut “One of These Things Is Not Like the Others,” look at what the reporter describes as a social problem:

This so-called “kinship care” is the largely unseen fallout from a confluence of social problems — parental drug addiction, incarceration, mental illness and, more recently, military service — that have left about 2.3 million children in the United States raised by their relatives, mainly grandparents.

Tim GrahamTim Graham is Director of Media Analysis at the Media Research Center, where he began in 1989, and has served there with the exception of 2001 and 2002, when served ...

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