America’s “Shameful” Child Abuse Problem


Posted in Gross by on October 20th, 2011

Michael Petit, president of the nonprofit organization Child Matters, and BBC News combined forces to raise awareness regarding growing child abuse rates within the U.S. Petit reports that over 20,000 children during the last decade were killed out of neglect, mistreatment, abuse, poverty, or malnourishment in America. The data confirms the U.S. has the highest rate of child abuse over other industrialized nations. Here’s more with America’s “Shameful” child Abuse Problem.

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