Monday, June 7, 2010

The Evil That Dare Not Speak Its Name

Posted By on 06.07.10 at 09:30 AM

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Morning Oregonian, November 16, 1912. "Sunlight," as a feller once said, "is the best disinfectant." Where sexual abuse scandals were concerned, journalistic conditions were overcast and cloudy at best until very recently. But anyone who reckons that sexual abuse itself is new, much less a specific product of some recent collapse in "values," is dreaming.

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