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Surviving Child Sexual Abuse By Helping Others

Susan Komisar Hausman | Posted 08.17.2016 | Fifty
Susan Komisar Hausman

Original illustration by Jake Reeves. When I was seven years old I was raped by a neighbor and dear friend of our family. Everyone thought he was a...

Laura Bassett

Matt Sandusky Announces New Child Sex Abuse Prevention Effort | Laura Bassett | Posted 11.12.2014 | Politics

When Matt Sandusky was only 8 years old, his adoptive father, former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky, began sexually abusing him -- a crime t...

Sherri Shepherd of The View Speaks on Child Molestation in America

Mike Spradley | Posted 11.07.2012 | Black Voices
Mike Spradley

Naturally the subject of child molestation is disturbing to any rational person; even as a journalist this subject invokes a sense of anger and frustration for me. But what about the survivors?

So Cal Community Leader Opens Up about Child Molestation

Mike Spradley | Posted 11.05.2012 | Black Voices
Mike Spradley

I also want parents of sexually abused children to let go of the guilt. They should know that in many situations, there's nothing that can be done to prevent the abuse.

Child Advocates Give Thumbs Down to New Adam Sandler Comedy

Jim McKay | Posted 08.11.2012 | Impact
Jim McKay

Leading national organizations in the fight against child sexual abuse are criticizing Adam Sandler's new movie That's My Boy for making light of statutory rape in its depiction of a 13-year old boy's sexual relationship with his teacher at school.