Open Thread: Don’t Miss Tonight’s Episode of “Law & Order: SVU” Duggar

Open thread for discussion of the show, or really any television show you wish to talk about, Doctor Who, The Walking Dead, Dr. Phil, whatever.Quick reminder that tonight NBC's 'Law & Order: Special Victims Unit' will be airing their episode loosely based upon the Duggar family and their recent scandals. Tune in at 9 pm est. Come back here and discuss it in the comments on this post if you'd like. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Part 3 Homeschoolers Embracing The World?

by Michael Pearl of No Greater Joy - Jumping ShipEditor's note: Simple Michael: He's telling parents not to be hypocrites, to practice what they preach on a daily basis, which is, after all, pretty good advice for any parent. There is nothing that will turn a teenager against his or her parents more than someone that says one thing and does completely contradictory actions to what they've said. But this first paragraph about kids who don't know anything about sex going on to commit incest reminds me of a certain exposed scandal in the world of Quiverfull. Is this what happened? Michael seems to know too much about this, which makes me wonder if it happened in his family too. Didn't Jim … [Read more...]

News: Jackson Brothers Plead Guilty of Raping Sister

Remember when Eric Jackson came forward at his North Carolina church to confess that he and his brothers started raping their sister at age four and continued until she was fifteen? Four of the six brothers have pled guilty of the sexual abuse and been sentenced. Two other brothers will be tried at a later date. More from Raw Story - … [Read more...]

The Great Deceiver: Being Primed For Sexual Abuse

by Incongruous Circumspection cross posted from his blogTrigger Warning: Descriptions of sexual abuseThis begins the new series.  Also, to read more about Dr. Kenneth Copley, read "The Hammer Drops" series, which details this predator's sexual abuse of his adopted daughter, Ruth.  … [Read more...]