All Pieces for Anne Hoffman

Caption: Seventeen-year-old Sophia Angelica Delgado Feliciano says for a long time she used emotional distance as a survival tool. Today she's thriving. (Courtesy of Sophia Delgado), Credit: (Courtesy of Sophia Delgado)
In North Philadelphia, some teen girls live by the credo: “cold is cute.” Anger and emotional distance are crucial survival tools. For Sophia Delga...

  • Added: Aug 12, 2019
  • Length: 04:28
Caption: Art therapist Jessica Masino Drass (left) works with Derricia Smith., Credit: Anne Hoffman
Research has found that about half of children in the U.S. have experienced at least one traumatic event before they turn 17. In Philadelphia, 17-y...

  • Added: Aug 12, 2019
  • Length: 04:24
Caption: Kyleah Smith at WHYY studios in Philadelphia, Credit: (Emma Lee/WHYY)
One in three American adolescents is a victim of physical, sexual, emotional, or verbal abuse from a dating partner. To 20-year-old Kyleah Smith, d...

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  • Added: Aug 12, 2019
  • Length: 04:23
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In the Jewish faith, bar or bat mitzvahs mark a transition into adulthood. They're supposed to affirm and celebrate your identity. But that's not ...

  • Added: Jul 25, 2019
  • Length: 08:35
Caption: Nanticoke Heritage Day in Millsboro, November, 2014, Credit: KARL MALGIERO/DELAWARE PUBLIC MEDIA
1855, in Millsboro, Delaware, a man named Levin Sockum was doing very well for himself. He was a Nanticoke business owner. His name was clearly Na...

  • Added: Nov 16, 2018
  • Length: 06:12
Caption: Artist Virginia Wagner and her portraits., Credit: Anne Hoffman
Virginia Wagner paints people whose gender isn't a matter of male or female. She sees them as the pioneers of a new kind of beauty and self-accepta...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2017
  • Length: 06:22
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Andy Freedman was a camp counselor in Northern New Mexico when he came across a strange presence. He's still not sure if what he stumbled upon was ...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2016
  • Length: 06:07
Caption: Chief William Daisey, Credit: Karl Malgiero
They're called Delaware's Forgotten Folks. Members of the Nanticoke tribe have fought a long battle to be fully recognized as Native Americans. The...

  • Added: Apr 14, 2016
  • Length: 07:47
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Seventeen year-old Shamarra Rombawa lives in Wilmington, Delaware. Her city was dubbed "Murder Town" by a 2014 article in Newsweek because of its h...

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  • Added: Dec 16, 2015
  • Length: 03:08
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When 16 year-old Max Rakus set off to Germany right after his sophomore year of high school ended, he had no idea that the trip would change him fo...

  • Added: Dec 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:39
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Sam hails from Bosnia, but she’s lived in the US for the last 6 years. Sometimes she finds that her two cultures have opposing values. Add to that ...

  • Added: Dec 16, 2015
  • Length: 02:58
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17 year old Chynna Williams doesn’t like drama and she puts her friends above everyone else. She uses the girl code to avoid problems. But what hap...

  • Added: Dec 07, 2015
  • Length: 03:30
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In the 70s and 80s, gay men from Washington, DC, Philadelphia and Baltimore would vacation on Delaware’s beaches. Rehoboth, with gay-accented bars ...

  • Added: Aug 03, 2015
  • Length: 09:48
Caption: Mikyhial Clarke at his high school in Wilmington, DE.
A series of police-related deaths of unarmed black men in the US has sparked protests against police brutality and racial discrimination. The lates...

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  • Added: Jun 09, 2015
  • Length: 05:41
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Across the US, fewer than half of all public schools have a nurse available to kids all day, every day, according to the Robert Wood Johnson Founda...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2015
  • Length: 05:18
Caption: Cierra Smith on stage at the Miss Delaware Teen USA 2015 Pageant.
We all know the stereotype, beauty pageant contestants as godzillas. We’ve seen it in that show Toddlers And Tiaras. And the heat of the competitio...

  • Added: Apr 14, 2015
  • Length: 04:26
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Since last August, the cultural conversation has centered on #blacklivesmatter, Ferguson and the death of Eric Garner. But it’s less common to hear...

  • Added: Apr 08, 2015
  • Length: 02:43
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The Chicano movement changed California forever in the 1960s and 70s, and its legacy continues in the form of a Sacramento arts center for kids of ...

  • Added: Oct 19, 2014
  • Length: 04:51
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California has the largest American Indian population of any state. Most of the Native Americans here moved from distant homelands like South Dakot...

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  • Added: Nov 30, 2013
  • Length: 03:37
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The Hopi Nation in Northern Arizona is in the middle of what advocates call a domestic violence epidemic. But after years of secrecy, victims are s...

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  • Added: Nov 27, 2013
  • Length: 03:50
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