‘They believed me’: French Catholic Church inquiry finds 216,000 sex abuse victims from 1950

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A independent #inquiry into alleged sex abuse of minors by French #Catholic priests, deacons and other clergy has found some 216,000 #victims of #paedophilia from 1950 to 2020, a “massive phenomenon” that was covered up for decades by a “veil of silence.” Thérèse was sexually abused by a priest at the age of 16. Since then, she has been haunted by the abuse, but testifying has helped her to heal.

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