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The Code of Shame

Chicago Tribune. By, Robert Koehler. December 19, 2013

A recent Canadian Public Television film looked much closer at the problems childhood sexual abuse can cause later in life. Read more about this film in this Chicago Tribune article.

“So we need a documentary to break the Code of Shame. It’s called “A Hard Name” and came out in 2009; it ran on Canadian public television. (The film is online but, unfortunately, can’t be viewed in the U.S. “due to rights restrictions.”) Director Alan Zweig found seven ex-prisoners — five men, two women — and just let them speak.”

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