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Betrayal of Trust: 3 Ways We Can Begin to Protect Our Children from Pedophiles and Abusers

Harry Leibowitz | Posted 09.16.2014 | Impact
Harry Leibowitz

Clearly, our legal and policing systems have not kept up with the explosion of materials and the ease of access that modern electronic communications have provided to those with a predilection to abuse children.

British Police Arrest 660 Suspected Pedophiles

AP | Posted 09.15.2014 | World

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

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...

Recovering From Roman: Sam Geimer on Moving On

Janice Harper | Posted 06.09.2014 | Crime
Janice Harper

Samantha Geimer's story matters to the public not because the man who raped her was famous, but for the lessons it has to teach us about recovering from abuse.

Ted Nugent's Jailbait Problem

Larry Womack | Posted 04.25.2014 | Politics
Larry Womack

Another campaign appearance, another Ted Nugent controversy. Mainstream Republicans and everyone to their left are appalled. But no one is surprised. Nugent's incendiary rhetoric (read: infamous idiocy) is, at this point, expected and tiresome.

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...

Karate Teacher Allegedly Made Boys Perform Sex Acts To Join 'Secret Society'

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 11.02.2013 | Crime

In 1997, karate instructor Robert Earle Keith was found guilty of sexually assaulting a male student. 16 years later, and hundreds of miles from the p...

Whopping 'Pedophilia' Error Sparks Right-Wing Freakout

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 11.01.2013 | Gay Voices

A mainstream Christian news site and a number of smaller, right-wing blogs published stories this week alleging that the American Psychiatric Associat...

When Boys Are Raped

Adia Colar | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime
Adia Colar

It doesn't matter if Brown thinks he wasn't raped. It doesn't matter if he thinks he was empowered and it's just an inevitable experience that catapulted him down the road to manhood. It doesn't matter. He was raped. Rape is rape.

Richard Dawkins Slammed For 'Mild Pedophilia' Remarks

Religion News Service | Trevor Grundy | Posted 11.09.2013 | Religion

CANTERBURY, England (RNS) Richard Dawkins, one of the world's best-known and outspoken atheists, has provoked outrage among child protection agencies ...

David Lohr

Ohio Preschool Teacher Accused Of Taking Sexually Explicit Photos Of Children, Dog

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 08.26.2013 | Crime

An Ohio preschool teacher has been charged in connection with a child pornography case after investigators allegedly found sexually explicit images of...

Andres Jauregui

'Virtual Lolita' Targets Cyberpredators

HuffingtonPost.com | Andres Jauregui | Posted 07.12.2013 | Technology

Spanish scientists have engineered a new tool in the cyberwar against sexual predators: a smart chat bot that uses game theory to engage, identify and...

At the Vatican Noir: UN Seeking Disclosure of Thousands of Pedophile Cases Related to Clergy

Alison Winfield Burns | Posted 09.09.2013 | World
Alison Winfield Burns

The United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) will investigate widespread sexual assault against children by Catholic clergy. "We ...

Gay Rights Will Lead To Bestiality And 'Snuff Films,' Activist Claims

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 06.14.2013 | Gay Voices

Tea Party activist and conspiracy theorist Jerome Corsi recently made shocking accusations about gay rights. As Right Wing Watch notes, Corsi made...

MMA Fighter Goes On SHOCKING Gay Marriage Rant On Facebook

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 06.13.2013 | Gay Voices

Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter Josh Thomson took to his Facebook page on June 10 to pose a controversial question, "Should you be allowed to marry w...

Why the Safest Scoutmasters Are Out Scoutmasters

Mark Olmsted | Posted 07.28.2013 | Gay Voices
Mark Olmsted

The last thing a pedophile would admit to voluntarily is being attracted to boys, but a scoutmaster who has declared himself openly gay is the antithesis of a liar. If you want to guarantee that you're not hiring a pedophile, the answer you should be looking for to "are you a homosexual?" is "yes."

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.

Cardinal Suggests Pedophilia Not A Crime

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 03.18.2013 | Religion

A South African cardinal who last week participated in the conclave to elect Pope Francis suggested in a recent interview with the BBC that pedophilia...

Can Any Good Come Of It?

Charles J. Reid, Jr. | Posted 05.06.2013 | Religion
Charles J. Reid, Jr.

We stand at a momentous time in the Church. Let us pray the cardinals who gather in conclave choose wisely and well.

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 ...

David Lohr

LISTEN: Graphic Jodi Arias Sex Tape Played For Jury

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 02.13.2013 | Crime

Jodi Arias' defense team played a graphic sex tape for the jury during the fifth day of testimony from the defendant, who is accused brutally slaying ...

David Lohr

Jodi Arias Says Slain Lover Was Turned On By Boys

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 02.11.2013 | Crime

Jodi Arias testified during her murder trail on Monday that she once caught Travis Alexander, the man she is accused of killing, masturbating to a pho...

David Lohr

Jodi Arias Says Ex-Boyfriend Gave Her Boys' Underwear On Valentine's Day

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 02.06.2013 | Crime

After spending the first part of Wednesday describing her sex life in graphic detail for the jury in her murder trial, Jodi Arias detailed a package s...

English Gang Drugged, Prostituted Girls As Young As 11

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 01.15.2013 | World

A London court on Tuesday heard details of a gang of nine men in Oxford who allegedly drugged and raped girls as young as 11 over a period of nearly e...

Can Convicted Pedophile Jerry Sandusky Survive With General Population? (POLL)

David Lohr | Posted 01.07.2013 | Crime

Former assistant Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky is none too pleased about his confinement at Greene State Prison in southwestern Pennsylvani...