By Rick Stanfield
The sexual abuse scandal that rocked the Catholic Church keeps to splash around the headlines to at the present time. during this brave and unflinching memoir, one of many sufferers eventually reveals his voice.
Rick Stanfield speaks out now approximately his reviews and the unthinkable practices that experience allowed centuries of this abuse and created hundreds of thousands of victims.
As a young person in Sixties Anchorage, Alaska, Stanfield fell prey to a charismatic priest.
It took Stanfield years to procedure and confront this abuse. yet this isn't simply the heartbreaking tale of 1 remoted case. Stanfield makes use of this memoir to specific unity along with his fellow sufferers and to remodel these scarring studies into anything efficient.
He comes ahead together with his tale with the intention to shine a gentle on what the Catholic Church has systematically and intentionally sought to hide up.
This is as a lot Stanfield’s tale because it is a condemnation of the mostly mystery approach that protects pedophiles and places teenagers knowingly in harm’s way.
No baby must have to suffer what Stanfield skilled, and this brutally sincere paintings is one step towards that goal.
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