When the dad abuses the daughter and the mom protects himby Annalisa Lista - 2017.06.15
The father sexually abuses the daughter and the mother remains silent. This is the scenario in hundreds of German families according to the government in Berlin. The overwhelming majority of this type of abuse of minors occurs in the place that is presumed to be the safest: the family nest. And to add to this already tragic situation, while the oppressive father molests his little girl, the mother protects him. A complicity on the part of the mother, that is, in part, explainable for a number of reasons, even if difficult to justify. Too often, the woman creates a myth around her partner; is often emotionally dependent; has been victim of abuse herself from her partner; suffers from mental illness; feels ashamed. Resulting in late and obstructed interventions on the part of the appropriate authorities. With devastating consequences for the psycho-physical health of the little victims.
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