The pop singer's "sexual needs were his sexual needs," and the boys were "thrilled" to be at Neverland Ranch, she insisted in an interview.
Steve Schmidt's reality check: The Senate nominee is accused of "molesting a little girl."
In that sense Trump is right. He can do whatever he wants because as victims we have witnessed and seen what happens if you stand up and speak out.
The controversial pastor has fought back against claims that his post-Orlando tweet was anti-gay.
I saw, through all these travails, that therapy provided the offenders, for the very first time, an environment in which
People say that when you are molested or raped, your innocence gets stolen. After having experienced this, which is something I don't often talk about, I can tell you that more than that gets taken.
This is far from the first time people have used the specter of sexual assault as a political tool. Politicians have demonized many American minorities over the centuries as rapists and/or child molesters, using those charges to whip up opposition to granting those groups respect, dignity, and rights.
Forgive yourself. Only now are you strong enough to face this. Aware enough to know that secrets, damaging when kept from others, are toxic when hidden within. You have taken the first step.
If the unthinkable happens to you, and your child trusts you with their secret, how you respond will make a huge difference in their emotional equilibrium and their ability to heal.
On June 25, Wilson's stepfather's truck was found abandoned in Grayson County. Investigators said an unsuspecting driver
Jim Bob claims that, "This wasn't rape or anything like that. This was touching over the clothes." This perception that touching is somehow less traumatic than penetration is not only false, it is incredibly damaging to victims, and helps perpetuate a culture of victim-blaming.
In light of the Duggar abuse scandal, protecting children from sexual abuse is on many parents' minds. Avoiding all risk is unlikely, but there are steps parents can take to minimize their child's risk of sexual abuse. These tools will also help children get help if victimization occurs.
Jim Bob Duggar Says His Sons Juvenile Records Were Released Illegally
The rhetoric of religious freedom and the 'war on Christianity' -- so often used as a justification for discrimination against LGBTQ people -- has nothing to do with religion or faith.