Category: In Focus

Native American women at Women's Day March

In Focus: Violence Against Indigenous Persons

New In Focus now available on Violence Against Indigenous Persons. From the Association on American Indian Affairs: Domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, homicide, stalking, and sex trafficking disproportionately affect Indigenous peoples. The focus has been on Indigenous women and girls, but these issues also affect indigenous men and boys. These...

A young audience at a music festival cheers for an unseen musician or band

In Focus: Soft Targets for Terrorism

New In Focus now available on Soft Targets for Terrorism Soft Targets, such as sports venues, parks, open air festivals, and anywhere people congregate, are a difficult security challenge.  This In Focus includes resources that address the challenges and approaches to making Soft Targets safe and secure. Each HSDL In...

In Focus Archive

Each HSDL In Focus brings together short lists of resources in the HSDL collection that are highly relevant to current events. Past In Focus lists are archived below. Violence against Indigenous Peoples Soft Targets for Terrorism Electromagnetic Pulse Countering Violent Extremism December 2018 CHDS Theses Workplace Violence Human Trafficking Fentanyl...