College Sexual Assault Can of Worms

College Sexual Assault Can of Worms

Sexual Assault Explosion Seems like everywhere you look in the media today, another college sexual assault scandal is erupting on a college campus somewhere.  I think Jerry Sandusky and Penn State got the ball rolling for most people.  The reality is that people are...

Victims or Liars

Last week Jerry Sandusky was officially sentenced and the letters to the court from Jerry and Dottie Sandusky were publicized.  Basically they blamed the system and labeled everyone who testified against them as liars.  Anyone who has testified against an abuser has...

NCAA vs The Catholic Church

This is not the basis for a celebrity death match.  It’s more an observation on who is better at dealing with sexual abuse.   The NCAA definitely gets points for decisiveness.  Their decision in the Penn State case clearly sends a message that the NCAA will not...

Jerry’s Kids

A few months ago the phrase “Jerry’s Kids” brought to mind a charitable organization that has helped children for years.  Now it’s more aptly associated with the Penn State sexual assault victims.  There are some interesting parallels.  Both...

The Paterno Factor

Welcome to ringside for the sexual abuse story of the year.  The Penn State sexual abuse case is likely to grab headlines for weeks to come.  Strangely the offender isn’t front an center in the story.  Instead it’s about who knew about it, and what they...