An international school that hired a teacher believed to be one of the most prolific pedophiles in memory said Tuesday that it had accepted the resignation of its director, who has been criticized for not turning the suspect in to police immediately.
He was one of the most beloved teachers in the world of international schools that serve the children of diplomats, well-off Americans and local elites. He was often the first to arrive in the morning, and last to leave. He led student trips to exotic places and gave out cookies and milk at bedtime.
Pope Francis named the initial members of a commission to advise him on sex abuse policy Saturday, tapping lay and religious experts — and an Irish woman assaulted as a child by a priest — to start plotting the commission’s tasks and priorities.
By Julliane Love De Jesus
The Philippines is among the Top 10 countries producing pornographic materials on children and distributing these to western countries, the Philippine National Police said Friday.
THE five boys who were rescued from an Australian suspected of committing pedophilia last Friday evening were visited by their parents last Saturday. Social worker Edna Regudo said the three parents of the five children went to the regional Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) office where the boys are undergoing psychosocial briefing. “As [...]