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My Name Is Jasmine. I Sneak Boys in at 3 a.m….

November 29, 2012

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As reported all over the US this past weekend, the article below is from the Daily Mail online. I looked and listened for a trace of dismay (other than the fake shock accompanied with a smile on Fox News) in the voices of television reporters, or the mention of child abuse. I didn’t find either. This is [...]

More on Penn State: How Do You Do Nothing?

November 14, 2011

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Hayley discussed the breaking Penn State news here the other day. Since we love discussions at Femamom, I’m going to tackle the football scandal, my a.m. coffee still kicking. I asked some teenage boys sitting in our kitchen what they would do if they walked in a grown man molesting a kid? They were uncomfortable with the [...]

Sexual Harassment & Abuse Part 2: Penn State Scandal

November 12, 2011

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UPDATE: Miri delves into the psychological perspective of why nothing was done for a decade in Penn State. Yesterday I wrote about the new stats about sexual harassment in schools, but since I posted that story, I can’t help but think of the connection to the Penn State scandal where nine children (and counting) were [...]