Child abuse: Tackling collusion and silence

Abusers must be named, shamed, and punished. Only then will children be a little safer.
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Child sex abuse: Now we know, what are we going to do about it?

By the time allegations of child sex abuse surface in the media, it’s obvious that someone, somewhere, knew all along. Continue reading Child sex abuse: Now we know, what are we going to do about it?

Jimmy Savile has damaged us all

A society that turns a blind eye to sexual predators or condones a culture that cynically exploits young people’s sexuality is facing a crisis. Who is to blame? A hard-hitting article in the London Review of Books points the finger at a public that uncritically accepts light entertainment’s salacious offerings. Continue reading Jimmy Savile has damaged us all