The Devil Has Won: 19 Kids & Counting Is Off the Air

America’s most awful sanctimonious family is finally getting the kind of recognition they deserve: In the wake of Josh Duggar’s admission that he had molested children as a minor, TLC has pulled 19 Kids & Counting from their schedule, removing all traces of the Duggars from our televisions. At least for now.
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Teacher Arrested For Encouraging Students to Sex In Classroom Closet

A Georgia teacher has been fired and arrested after it was reported that he was both permitting and facilitating sexual activity between his middle school students. He provided them with noise-cancellation (via ‘labtop’ [sic]) and other teachers’ schedules so they wouldn’t get caught. The only thing he didn’t supply… » 5/20/15 2:15pm 5/20/15 2:15pm

Proposed Walker Budget Would Slash Funds to Child Victims of Abuse

Here’s your semi-regular update on how Scott Walker—Wisconsin governor and possible future president of the United States of America—is attempting to drag his state into the ground. In a recent budget proposal, Walker suggests removing $238,000 worth of funding to child advocacy centers, a move so depraved that even… » 5/07/15 6:40pm 5/07/15 6:40pm

Politician Accused of 'Giving Away' Adopted Child to Sexual Abuser

An intense and disturbing investigative piece published by the Arkansas Times alleges that State Representative Justin Harris, a devout Christian who also owns a religious preschool, gave away two little girls he and his wife had adopted six months before. The little girls were "re-homed" with a former teacher at the… » 3/05/15 6:45pm 3/05/15 6:45pm

Cool Mom Drives Drunk to Orgy, Brings Seven-Year-Old Son Along for Fun

She's not like a regular mom, she's a cool mom—and that means if her kid's going to watch her fuck strangers after driving drunk, then so be it. Not that there's anything wrong with fucking strangers. It's the driving drunk and doing it in the presence of your kid that's going to be a cause for therapy. » 2/27/15 11:30am 2/27/15 11:30am

Jehovah's Witness Leaders Accused of Covering Up Child Sexual Abuse 

A new investigation from the Center for Investigative Reporting shows that Jehovah's Witness leaders explicitly discourage church elders from reporting child sexual abuse allegations to the police, or even to their own congregations. Candace Conti, who was repeatedly abused as a child, is now suing the church… » 2/17/15 5:10pm 2/17/15 5:10pm

Parents Leave Kids in Freezing Car to Drink Wine for An Hour

Last weekend, Christopher Lucas and Jennie Chang attended a wine tasting in Washington D.C. Their small children—a 2-and-a-half-year-old and a 22-month-old—were sleeping when the couple arrived at the restaurant, so the parents left the children in near-freezing conditions while they went inside. » 2/06/15 6:10pm 2/06/15 6:10pm

Jamie Oliver Is Pretty Flippant About Child Abuse

For someone who's devoted years of his life to ensure children's health through decent school lunch programs, Jamie Oliver sure has an odd take when it comes to child abuse. The celebrity chef recently lamented (in jest, we hope) how sad it is that he, as a famous person, can't get away with beating his kids. » 11/21/14 5:10pm 11/21/14 5:10pm

Adrian Peterson Accused Of Beating Another Son, Leaving Facial Scar

Adrian Peterson has already been indicted on charges he beat one of his children, and a new report from KHOU alleges that he beat another. KHOU reports the mother of a different four-year-old son of Peterson's filed a report with Child Protective Services because of a beating the Vikings running back gave the child. » 9/15/14 8:54pm 9/15/14 8:54pm

Mother Jailed For Molesting 12-Year-Old Son While Partner Directed

A 39-year-old woman from Bristol, England has been jailed for three years after she was found guilty of abusing her son under the guise of giving him "sex lessons." What's even more disturbing is that this abuse was directed and orchestrated by the woman's partner, a man who watched the abuse over webcam. » 8/06/14 11:00pm 8/06/14 11:00pm

Texas Man Arrested For Holding Down Girl So His Daughter Could Beat Her

Darren Keith Patrick was arrested on June 19th for helping his daughter. While the preceding sentence could cause some outrage (why would anyone arrest a father trying to help his child?), Patrick wasn't arrested for assisting his daughter in any traditional way. Instead, he held down another girl as his daughter beat… » 6/24/14 8:30pm 6/24/14 8:30pm