Privilege and Pedophilia

Sickness of Silence

privilege-definition-pedophilia-fogle-militaryBy CHERI ROBERTS, for Sickness of Silence and Challenging the Rhetoric

While corporate media has been quite vocal about the Jared Fogle child-rape case, little more than crickets have been heard about the AP’s investigation into military incarcerations. According to the AP report,

” … AP investigation found the single largest category of inmates in military prisons to be child sex offenders.”

A whopping 61% of all military inmates are incarcerated for sex offenses. Horrifically, more than half of those crimes were against children.

Fogle prolifically offended because he was enabled by his Subway celebrity.  The reason behind the dramatic numbers in military prisons is unknown and things like PTSD may be attributed to some however; the hush of broad media and government higher-ups over such staggering statistics should be of grave concern to parents everywhere.

Fogle’s privilege was his access via his celebrity. The military’s privilege is their continued soft cover-up of what is clearly a problem within…

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