Category: Nation & World

Australia Gripped by Decades of Sexual Abuse of Children, Panel Finds

Australia created the commission in 2012 to investigate decades of sexual abuse in religious institutions, schools and other establishments — the only country in the world so far to initiate such a sweeping government-led inquiry. More than 4,000 institutions have been implicated in abuse allegations, the commission found. Australian government investigators found 4,444 victims of…