thinkspot Presents - S2#23 - Child Sexual Abuse Witchhunts

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thinkspot   Jul 28th, 2021


In this week's episode, Bettina Arndt and Professor Mark Smith discuss the current panic over assumed endemic child sexual abuse in residential care. How and why the moral crusade against child abuse took hold, from the McMartin preschool investigations through to Satanic Ritual Abuse scandals in the UK, to more recent events involving Jimmy Savile, and Carl Beech, who falsely accused members of the British elite of being part of a paedophile ring.