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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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Angela Hopkins

Kyle's a hero and regardless of what her parents were going through........they fricking suck!!

Jan 18th
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Jay Moe

"your time is up" ... damn that was cold

Jan 15th
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Christa Beery

My therapist recommended this podcast to me. While it was difficult to try to keep my PTSD in check, I found it so important to listen to every word. Thank you to everyone who made this happen. Thank you to those who were strough enough to speak up. I wasn't in my situation and I regret it so much.

Dec 18th
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Mehmet Guloz

Christa Beery Thank you so much for your comment. I'm sorry you had to go through such an awful experience. I wanted to say that I am sure you did all you could in your situation, and you did it to survive it. It is not at all easy to speak up sometimes.

Jan 3rd
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Lori Brooks

Thank you so much for this. I was not believed by so many people when I was date raped.. Or blamed is probably the better word. When my daughter was raped by her father I believed and most of the family believed but she was so young that her voice was not believed by DHS or the police.

Dec 17th
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Bryan Brady

the source is broken on castbox I can't listen

Dec 7th
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josh mckenzie

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Dec 2nd
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James Bradford

josh mckenzie Agree 100%

Dec 4th
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Lizard Hall

josh mckenzie well said!

Dec 3rd
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RainDancer

Parts of this episode are missing. Listen to minute 26

Nov 28th
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LaSandra Lee

about 1/2 way through gaslighting episode. The episode drew me in with the idea I would get to hear Larry speak... but the audio was edited so severely that I wasn't given the opportunity to learn. The journalist spoke over all of it with her opinion. As a fellow Me Too, I was intrigued to hear what his warped mind had to say. I was also sexually abused from toddlerhood to teenager in an extreme way. I wanted to hear how these deviants think. Let the nutcase speak! You already have your platform.

Nov 21st
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LaSandra Lee

Amanda Williams thank you

Jan 2nd
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Amanda Williams

LaSandra Lee the unedited videos of his interviews can be found on YouTube.

Nov 28th
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