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Joe Paterno Scandal

The Joe Paterno Syndrome: Idealization and the Corruption of Morality

Peter Wolson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime
Peter Wolson

Joe Paterno was an idealized father-figure, a loving, strong protective model for his young football players and Penn State students. Unfortunately, he failed to follow his own advice, to maintain civility, by protecting his own students.

Joe Paterno Speaks To Hundreds Outside His Home

Huffington Post | Dan Treadway | Posted 01.08.2012 | Sports

Penn State head coach Joe Paterno spoke to a group of 200 to 300 people rallying outside his home this evening. The head coach, who was scheduled ...

Matt Millen Cries Discussing Joe Paterno, Penn State Scandal

Posted 01.08.2012 | Sports

The ongoing Penn State scandal, in which former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky has been accused of sexually assaulting eight boys over a span of...

Joe Paterno Press Conference Canceled

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 01.07.2012 | Sports

UPDATE: NYT reports Penn State administration preparing for Joe Paterno's exit from university. Days after shocking sex abuse allegations were lev...

State Police Commissioner: Joe Paterno Didn't Do Enough To Stop Sexual Abuse

AP | MARK SCOLFORO and MARC LEVY | Posted 01.07.2012 | Sports

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Time and again, questions about an alleged cover-up of a sex abuse scandal at Penn State circled back to one name: Joe Paterno...