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660 Suspected Pedophiles Arrested In Britain

AP | Posted 07.16.2014 | Crime

LONDON (AP) — British police say they have arrested 660 suspected pedophiles during a six-month operation. The National Crime Agency said Wednesday...

Brain Scans Point To New Way To Spot Pedophiles

LiveScience | Charles Q. Choi | Posted 05.25.2014 | Science

The brain circuits that respond to faces and sex appear to activate abnormally in pedophiles when they look at children's faces, scientists say. The...

Pedophile Teacher Went Undetected For Decades

AP | MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN and TAMI ABDOLLAH | Posted 07.13.2014 | Crime

He was one of the most beloved teachers in the small world of international schools that serve the children of diplomats, well-off American expatriate...

Dealing With Online Stalkers

Patrick Hess | Posted 05.26.2014 | Technology
Patrick Hess

Having a son who is gaining popularity worldwide has created some necessary auditing of his social media and phone texts. Trust me, it's an outgrowth of his pursuit of singing and acting as a minor, but it's also something that I don't believe many parents really grasp.

WATCH: Inside The Brain Of A Pedophile

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 02.06.2014 | Science

What makes a pedophile? Research has shown that pedophiles tend to be shorter and less intelligent than the average person, as well as more likely...

DISHONOR ROLL: The 10 Most Notorious Teacher Sex Scandals Of 2013

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

Student-teacher sex scandals were widely reported in 2013. In some cases, convictions brought closure to victims after years of investigation. In othe...

The High Price Mothers Pay When Filing For Divorce

Laura Wellington | Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce
Laura Wellington

In many cases the safety of children gets lost in a variety of personal agendas, leaving the word "family" in the phrase "Family Court" to resemble more of the Sopranos than that of the Cleavers.

How to Protect Young Women

Nancy K. Humphreys | Posted 07.09.2013 | Crime
Nancy K. Humphreys

This week we saw two crimes against young women in the headlines in mainstream media. The first report was that Lt. Col. Jeffrey Krusinski, the man in...

Listen Up, Boy Scouts: Gays Aren't Pedophiles, And Pedophiles Aren't Idiots

Wayne Self | Posted 06.22.2013 | Gay Voices
Wayne Self

Presumably, the Boy Scouts still believe that they must protect their charges from us scary adult gay men. And it's not just a concern about potential attraction. If it were, they'd also ban heterosexual women from being den mothers. It's a concern that we are predators.

Right-Wing Pastor Insists Gays Should Be Called 'Sodomites'

Posted 02.21.2013 | Gay Voices

Vision America's Rick Scarborough delivered a scathing guest sermon in New Jersey declaring the use of the word "gay" inappropriate, insisting it was ...

Bold Plan To Finance Chemical Castration

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.13.2013 | World

The Russian government has balked at the cost of a controversial program to deter pedophiles, so a trio of volunteers is stepping up. Veniamin Rodn...

Getting A Grip On Religious Sex Abuse

Rabbi Yitzchak Schochet | Posted 04.02.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Yitzchak Schochet

A message must go out to all segments of society including every religious community that sex abuse is a severe crime. The consequences to victims are real. The response must be robust. Not to deal with it forthright is to share in the guilt.

Nude Olympics Takes Action Against Pedophiles

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 01.10.2013 | Weird News

In order to discourage pedophiles, children competing in the Nude Olympics Jan. 20 at Maslin Beach near Adelaide, Australia, will have to wear bottoms...

Homosexuality And Pedophila: The False Link

Joe Kort, Ph.D. | Posted 12.05.2012 | Gay Voices
Joe Kort, Ph.D.

It is so hard to believe that people are still trying to use the purported link between pedophilia and homosexuality. The old, tired argument that pedophilia is linked with homosexuality is wrong on many levels.

Man Sentenced For Unimaginably Heinous Crime

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 07.10.2012 | Los Angeles

A California man who kidnapped and raped a 7-year-old girl with severe developmental disabilities was sentenced Friday to 65 years to life in state pr...

How to Talk To Your Kids About the Jerry Sandusky Trial

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 08.23.2012 | Sports
Barbara Greenberg

We need to teach our kids that bad people come in all shapes and sizes.

Police Arrest 76 Suspected Pedophiles

AP | Posted 06.14.2012 | World

LONDON -- Police raided homes and properties of dozens of suspected pedophiles, arresting 76 people – including a retired teacher and a scout le...

Pedophile Pediatrician's Foreclosed Home Gets No Bids At Auction

Posted 05.16.2012 | Business

For some, a home's former owner can haunt the property forever. The foreclosed former home of Earl Bradley, a pedophile pediatrician, didn’t net...

Dadophobia: Forbidding Sleepovers When Only Dad Is Home?

Lisa Belkin | Posted 03.31.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

You've accepted a sleepover invite for your daughter, not realizing that only her pal's divorced dad will be home. What to do? 

Greece Recognizes Pedophilia As Disability

AP | By NICHOLAS PAPHITIS | Posted 03.10.2012 | World

ATHENS, Greece -- Greek disability groups expressed anger Monday at a government decision to expand a list of state-recognized disability categories t...

Catholic Church Pedophile Investigator Jailed For Child Porn

The Huffington Post | Ileana Llorens | Posted 11.21.2011 | Religion

A Catholic Church pedophile abuse investigator is serving time in jail after pleading guilty to possession of child pornography on a laptop and camera...

The messology of Bishop Eddie Long

Irene Monroe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Irene Monroe

When preachers pontificate too much from on High about the sins of homosexual sex, the cautionary tale is to be careful of what you say, because your ...

Bless the Children and the Reporting that Brought Light to a Scandal

Paula Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Paula Gordon

The cruel reality of priests violating children, and a concerted conspiracy to cover up this evil, have long been public information.

Pope Paul VI May Have Been Warned Of Pedophile Priests In 1963

AP | GILLIAN FLACCUS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

LOS ANGELES — The head of a Roman Catholic order that specialized in the treatment of pedophile priests visited with then-Pope Paul VI nearly 50...

Harlan Coben's CAUGHT Tackles the Meaning of Forgiving

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

Harlan Coben is an author famed for his interesting plots. If a story has a twist or turn that it can take, Harlan can find it. That is true in his new novel Caught.