Jim Bob Duggar Repeatedly Minimizes The Sexual Molestation Of His Own Daughters (VIDEO)

by JUDD LEGUM – Breaking his silence on Fox News, Jim Bob Duggar repeatedly minimized the actions of his son Josh, who sexually molested several of the Duggar daughters. “He had gone in and just basically touched them over their clothes while they were sleeping. They didn’t even know he had done it,” Jim Bob said. Later Jim Bob admitted there “were a couple incidents where he touched them under their clothes, but it was like a few seconds.” He emphasized that “this was not rape or anything like that.” Watch: Throughout the interview, Jim Bob returned to these themes. He emphasized again and again that some of the instances occurred while his daughters were sleeping and the molestation occurred over their clothes. (At the same time he acknowledged that, in other cases, his daughters were awake and groped underneath their clothes.) Jim Bob also attempted to characterize Josh’s behavior...

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Let’s Remember Josh Duggar’s Victims Too, And How Fundamentalism Advocates Abuse

by SARAH – By now, everyone has heard that Josh Duggar has some pretty nasty sex abuse allegations from his past. Allegations that he has owned up to by even quitting his Executive Director position at the Family Research Council. However, as people are loving to focus on the crumbling of the Duggar family, there is a very important part of this story that is being ignored. The part why he got in trouble in the first place — he made victims of his sisters. As we focus on hating Josh Duggar (as we should) we are doing a disservice to the girls who were abused by failing to recognize a very important fact — not only were they abused, but it was perpetrated by a family member, ignored by their parents, and now swept under the rug as though it’s “just in the past.”  Why? Why was the abuse...

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