Sexual Abuse

The Takeaway

Why We Fail to Speak Up for Others When We Know We Should

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Much of the witness testimony in the trial of accused child sex offender and former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky was difficult to hear, but not just for its content. More shocking, perhaps, was the lingering question: Why didn’t the witnesses report what they saw?

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On The Media

The Fall Of St. Joe

Friday, November 11, 2011

Until this week, Penn State coach Joe Paterno was the epitome of everything that was right with college athletics. A sex abuse scandal that has spread to the entire university has changed all that. Paterno has been fired for allegedly failing to report abuse by a former assistant coach to police and his legacy has gone from 'St. Joe' to disgrace. Bob talks with Paterno biographer Frank Fitzpatrick. 


William Tyler - Cult of the Peacock Angel

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Second Suspect Cleared in Groping Attack

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

The NYPD said that a man arrested in connection with one of a series of groping incidents in Brooklyn is no longer considered a suspect in that incident.



Archbishop Dolan: More Sexual Abuse Among Teachers Than Priests

Thursday, March 31, 2011


Archbishop Timothy Dolan defended comments he made on his blog that the rate of sexual abuse among New York City public school teachers is higher than that among priests.

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