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A Perfect Brew for Abusers, A Perfect Storm for Victims

Two recent reports about hidden abuse in our religious and educational organizations add to the growing pile of abusive institutions, e.g. the Catholic Church, the Boy Scouts, and Olympic trainers. The reports illustrate the point that the lack of transparency and accountability alongside unjustified reverence for religious and private institutions is a perfect brew for abusers and a perfect storm for victims. Continue reading