As historic summit on church sex abuse begins, critics say pope’s credibility is at risk

JUDY WOODRUFF: Tomorrow at the Vatican, a historic four-day summit begins on clerical sex abuse in the Catholic Church. It follows a year packed with allegations from Catholic diocese around the world. Now fingers are also pointed squarely at Pope Francis. Victims and even high-ranking officials are accusing him of Continue Reading

The Struggle of Being Gay in Albania

arfafgeg Up until the mid 90’s, if you’re openly gay in Albania you’ll be sent to prison. Our greek colleagues travelled to Albania and met with homosexuals who’ve suffered from bigotry and violence as a part of life in one of the Europe’s most homophobic countries. This is “Gay Albania”. Continue Reading

Scientology, the CIA, and MIVILUDES: Cults of Abuse

There exists in our nation today a powerful and dangerous secret cult the cult of intelligence. Its holy men are the clandestine professionals of the Central Intelligence Agency. Its patrons and protectors are the highest officials of the federal governments. Its membership, extending far beyond governmental circles… This is the Continue Reading

Abuse in the Catholic Church | DW Documentary

8/23/2013 Arrests in Baby Faith child abuse case likely next week

THEY’RE WAITING ON AN ARREST. IN WHAT HAS BEEN DESCRIBED AS THE WORST CASE OF CHILD ABUSE THEY’VE EVER SEEN. ARRESTS ARE IMMINENT. GOOD EVENING AND WELCOME TO 12 NEWS H-D, I’M KEVIN STEELE. JACKIE IS OFF, BUT BACK ON MONDAY. MAJOR RAYMOND CLARK WITH THE PORT ARTHUR POLICE DEPARTMENT Continue Reading

The list: Unravelling church secrets – The Fifth Estate

[♪♪] [Man] The names and numbers of Catholic priests that abuse children, you know, that’s the kryptonite of the Catholic Church. They learn from the files about the extent of cover up, the extent of sexual abuse that had happened. If your abusers name was on that list, imagine the Continue Reading

The Catholic Church Is Committed to the Safety of Children

The Catholic Church is absolutely committed to the safety of children by creating the Charter to Protect Children and Young People the United States bishops have made a promise to protect pledged to heal. We work to heal and reconcile we guarantee effective responses to allegations we ensure accountability of Continue Reading

Story 5: Faith

I grew up in Mayfair. It was like a film. My family was respected wealthy from the outside we were perfect. Children at school were jealous of my big house and the vacations my family took. But like a film it was all fake. The sexual abuse happened over a Continue Reading

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