Eight Common Myths About Child Sexual Abuse

From the Leadership Council Few people are aware of the true state of the science on child abuse. Instead, most people’s beliefs have been shaped by common misconceptions and popular myths about this hidden crime. Societal acceptance of these myths assists sex offenders by silencing victims and encouraging public denial about the true nature of […]

Rabbi Defends Not Reporting Sex Abuse – A Mother in Israel blog

July 2, 2015 by Hannah Katsman posted in amotherinisrael.com Please Note: This article contains disturbing and graphic content. The goal of publishing is not sensationalism but rather to expose this story so that others learn from his mistakes. Last week, Yehuda Shohat and Ariela Sternbuch published a story in Yediot Aharonot about the advice that rabbis […]

Police Fail Most Child Abuse Victims – Report

By Tom Parmenter, Sky News Correspondent Police forces are still failing too many young victims of sexual abuse, according to a series of new reports – with only one in three cases involving vulnerable children being handled to a good standard. Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary has warned senior officers “risk failing another generation of […]