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Believed

Believed

Author: NPR

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How did Larry Nassar, an Olympic gymnastics doctor, get away with abusing hundreds of women and girls for two decades? Believed is an inside look at how a team of women won a conviction in one of the largest serial sexual abuse cases in U.S. history. It's a story of survivors finding their power in a cultural moment when people are coming to understand how important that is. It's also an unnerving exploration of how even well-meaning adults can fail to believe.
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Taryn-Lee Biggar

When he starts to falter 👌🏿...5-4-3-2-1 your time is up, you shit.

Nov 19th
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Dan Kaiser

Evidence is all that matters in these cases. Belief is subjective and means nothing in uncovering the truth. The people at npr should be intelligent enough to understand this simple concept. Yet they feign ignorance in order to appeal to emotional women and young people whos brains are not fully developed. npr is doing a grave disservice to all victims of assault and sexual violence by using such infantile terminology.

Nov 10th
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Briar Rose

Dan Kaiser Testimony is evidence, genius. That’s why it’s called ‘giving evidence’ lol

Nov 14th
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Dana Pellegrino

Dan Kaiser if you actually listened to the episodes, you would connect the dots that the podcast is called Believed because the victims were finally believed after a long time of people dismissing them or thinking they were liars. So if anything, the title does fit and is not doing anyone a disservice. Imagine the relief of finally being heard after being kept silent for so long.

Nov 12th
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