Although they’ve yet to be proven in a court of law, the infamous allegations against former Penn State coach Jerry Sandusky are explosive.
His account proved so compelling that hundreds of readers e-mailed him, many with their own harrowing stories of child abuse, some of them being told by victims for the very first time. C., a couple of recent acquaintances admitted to him privately that they were also victims of child abuse.
I was not threatened with harm, but even though it's been 20 years, I remember fear being a big issue. Up until this past November, only his immediate family and a few close friends ever knew.