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Rebecca Segall

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Rebecca Segall

Rebecca Segall, former senior editor at Psychology Today, is
now freelancing for publications including The Village Voice,
New York, Salon.com, Utne Reader, Psychology
Today and Spin.


News and Features

Last fall, a half-dozen child psychologists lurked around New York's
Yale Club at a convention called "Advertising & Promoting to Kids"
in search of new, higher-paying clients.

The summer before 14-year-old Trent Lott entered all-white Pascagoula
High School in Mississippi, a 14-year-old black boy from Chicago named
Emmett Till convinced his mother to let him go down