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.
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