Former students accuse UK's elite schools of ignoring sex abuse claims

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ScreamingMeMe Sat 12-Jun-21 18:33:37

Former students accuse UK's elite schools of ignoring sex abuse claims

Private Schools in the UK Accused of Mishandling Sexual Violence Claims
Former students say that some of the most elite schools in the country are breeding grounds for harassment and bullying.
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By Eloise Barry
9.6.21

“These are powerful people who are going into government positions, the police, the legal system,” says former private school pupil Monisha Jackson. “These are people who are able to evade punishment throughout their life, and who are told never to take no for an answer.”

As swathes of young British women rushed to the Instagram page Everyone’s Invited to share harrowing experiences of sexual assault and harassment at school, one thing became strikingly clear: the majority of the institutions named were elite private schools.

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(Yes it's Vice, which unfortunately is a shadow of its former self and often no friend to women, but this is a good article.)

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