Failing Our Future Part 1


by Gretchen Parsons

 ANCHORAGE, AK- Alaska ranks no.1 in the nation for sexual assault and no.3 for sexual assault toward children.

Part One of Failing our Future takes an in depth look at why this statistic is rising at such an accelerated rate.

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laura scott said on Wednesday, May 14 at 1:21 PM

I am very glad to see this report on local TV. The only way we can stop the abuse of children is by educating the every community members on the serious long term effects that child abuse has on kids as they go through their teen years, and into adulthood. The silence and denial of this horrible epidemic can begin to end when advocates bring it to light, by speaking up in our schools, churches, villages, community centers and creating the right support for victims and their caregivers.

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