Child Abuse — The American Way

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Children are vulnerable — physically, emotionally, and legally. And they are powerless. That’s why those in power can exploit children, hurt children, and use children for political and economic gain.

I remember my childhood frustration at not being heard, my fear of being at the mercy of unpredictable grown-ups…

Words in NYT, WaPo, Oprah Mag, Poets&Writers, et als. Adoptee/high school dropout/hep C survivor/former trial attorney. @MicheleJSharpe & MicheleSharpe.com

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Michele Sharpe

Michele Sharpe

Words in NYT, WaPo, Oprah Mag, Poets&Writers, et als. Adoptee/high school dropout/hep C survivor/former trial attorney. @MicheleJSharpe & MicheleSharpe.com

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