Category Archives: Denial

Thoughts On Dylan Farrow

~by Nancy Lee Grahn Much is being writ­ten about Dylan Farrow’s open let­ter in Saturday’s New York Times about the sex­ual abuse she suf­fered as a child, thanks to her pow­er­ful adop­tive father, film­maker and cur­rent Oscar nom­i­nee Woody Allen. What isn’t … Continue reading

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Former Marine Got Two Different Women to Allow Him To Have Sex With Their Children

Here’s a follow-up on the couple who planned to sexually abuse their children before they were even born… “The former Marine convicted of sexually abusing his two children will spend the rest of his life behind bars, after receiving two … Continue reading

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Professor Who Repressed Childhood Sexual Abuse for Years Has New Book Coming Out

The Witch-Hunt Narrative: Politics, Psychology, and the Sexual Abuse of Children, by Ross E. Cheit Ross Cheit, Professor at Brown University, has published a book that many of us have been waiting for. Professor Cheit has been a respected member … Continue reading

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Why Children of War Remember Their Trauma and Child Sexual Abuse Victims Often Do Not

 A study was done on adults who suffered massive war trauma as children. The subjects, almost twenty-years old, predominately lost one or more family members, witnessed atrocities, or witnessed the execution of family members in war. Most were forced to … Continue reading

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Sadists are Not Just Child Sexual Abusers and Serial Killers

Everyday Sadists Among Us ~by Jan Hoffman “Try this quick word association: Sadist. And you respond… Hannibal Lecter? The Marquis de Sade? Actually, you didn’t need to come up with representatives of extreme criminal behavior or sexual torture. You might … Continue reading

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Waking To a Nightmare

One of the best-known, documented cases of Dissociative Amnesia (repressed memories) involved Frank Fitzpatrick, who at age thirty-nine, remembered that a Catholic Priest named Father James Porter had drugged and raped him at age twelve. Frank blocked the abuse from … Continue reading

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Sick Vs. Evil

Today I went through my old articles submitted to local newspapers, and I found this one: In Parade Magazine Andrew Vachss makes the excellent point that society tries desperately to label pedophiles, and those who commit child sexual abuse, as … Continue reading

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