It happened in the Catholic Church and the Catholic Church was blamed.
It happened in the Anglican Churches and the Anglican Churches were blamed.
It happened in the BBC and its most loyal defenders cried, “Surely not!”
It happened in football clubs and a helpline for victims was quickly overwhelmed.
It happened in Hollywood and people began to talk of a culture of exploitation.
Now it has happened in the aid world and reports this week are urgently examining why.
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