How to best protect children from sexual abuse
We sometimes warn children of “stranger danger” when, in fact, most sexual or physical abuse is by family members or family friends.
Don’t over-protect children
Though there’s a prejudiced suspicion of homosexuals, most have no sexual interest in children, and a majority of abusers are presumably nondescript heterosexual men.
There’s been wide concern about events at Parktown High School, where a swimming coach has been accused by some 20 boys of sexually molesting them. What matters relevant to us all arise from this?