The 28 Most Damning words in the Rotherham Abuse Scandal Report

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The 28 Most Damning words in the Rotherham Abuse Scandal Report

The Report on the exploita­tion of over 1400 girls in Rother­ham over 17 years is a damn­ing indict­ment on the author­i­ties but in all its pages there are no words more damn­ing than these:

By 2005, it is hard to believe that any senior offi­cers or mem­bers from the Leader and the Chief Exec­u­tive down­wards, were not aware of the issue.

Inde­pen­dent Inquiry into Child Sex­ual Exploita­tion in Rother­ham 19972013 Alexis Jay OBE Page 107

And these words are all the more damn­ing when you con­sider this news story in the Sun­day Times the paper of record in Eng­land from 2007.

School­girls in Lan­cashire and York­shire are falling prey to sin­is­ter gangs of pimps. Two men have been sent to jail, but the girls’ moth­ers, not the police, are at the fore­front of the crack­down. Why are the author­i­ties so reluc­tant to get involved?

This inter­view with one of the vic­tims from 2010

Thirteen-​year-​old Emma was a happy child from a lov­ing fam­ily when a gang of boys she met at a shop­ping cen­tre intro­duced her to a charis­matic older man. He plied her with gifts and drinks… then raped her and forced her into pros­ti­tu­tion. Now aged 20 and in hid­ing from the gang, Emma talks can­didly about how she was groomed – and how she is try­ing to help the grow­ing num­ber of oth­ers being picked out for a sim­i­lar fate

this tweet from Tommy Robinson

And this yes­ter­day from Robert Stacy McCain:

Let any Amer­i­can imag­ine, there­fore, what the reac­tion would have been if some­thing like this were hap­pen­ing in Huntsville, Alabama. Would we expect local law enforce­ment and child-​welfare agen­cies to do noth­ing? If there were a prob­lem so spe­cific and so local­ized, involv­ing the sex­ual exploita­tion of young girls, wouldn’t we expect a joint federal/​state/​local task force to tar­get the per­pe­tra­tors? The FBI would be swarm­ing all over these vicious creeps.

EVERY­BODY KNEW WHAT WAS HAP­PEN­ING IN ROTHERHAM!

That’s the aston­ish­ing thing, as you read Pro­fes­sor Alexis Jay’s inves­tiga­tive report: Case after case came to the atten­tion of author­i­ties, and yet the sys­tem­atic exploita­tion of girls con­tin­ued. The fam­i­lies of vic­tims were ter­ror­ized, and the fail­ure of police to act con­vinced many peo­ple in Rother­ham that the Pak­istani pimps had polit­i­cal pro­tec­tion through local Labour Party officials.

This IS the cul­ture war, this is why it’s being fought and if you are unwill­ing and unable see how the cul­ture of lib­er­al­ism in gen­eral and the Labour party in par­tic­u­lar have to do with this result I have two ques­tions for you, one from Stacy:

Where were the fem­i­nists? Here you have girls as young as 11 being raped and pimped out, and you might think that there would be daily out­pour­ings of fem­i­nist rage about it, yet this prob­lem has been allowed to fes­ter for years with­out deci­sive offi­cial action? Some­thing is clearly wrong in British cul­ture, if polit­i­cal cor­rect­ness could keep fem­i­nists quiet about this savagery.

Per­haps they were too busy fight­ing over the Dyke March in Lon­don:

and one ques­tion from me:

Does any­one think for one moment if the scan­dal involved Catholic Priest rather than the Islamic com­mu­nity that the media and the police wouldn’t’ have been all over it?

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The Report on the exploitation of over 1400 girls in Rotherham over 17 years is a damning indictment on the authorities but in all its pages there are no words more damning than these:

By 2005, it is hard to believe that any senior officers or members from the Leader and the Chief Executive downwards, were not aware of the issue.

Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Exploitation in Rotherham 1997 – 2013  Alexis Jay OBE  Page 107

And these words are all the more damning when you consider this news story in the Sunday Times the paper of record in England from 2007.

Schoolgirls in Lancashire and Yorkshire are falling prey to sinister gangs of pimps. Two men have been sent to jail, but the girls’ mothers, not the police, are at the forefront of the crackdown. Why are the authorities so reluctant to get involved?

This interview with one of the victims from 2010

Thirteen-year-old Emma was a happy child from a loving family when a gang of boys she met at a shopping centre introduced her to a charismatic older man. He plied her with gifts and drinks… then raped her and forced her into prostitution. Now aged 20 and in hiding from the gang, Emma talks candidly about how she was groomed – and how she is trying to help the growing number of others being picked out for a similar fate

this tweet from Tommy Robinson

And this yesterday from Robert Stacy McCain:
 

Let any American imagine, therefore, what the reaction would have been if something like this were happening in Huntsville, Alabama. Would we expect local law enforcement and child-welfare agencies to do nothing? If there were a problem so specific and so localized, involving the sexual exploitation of young girls, wouldn’t we expect a joint federal/state/local task force to target the perpetrators? The FBI would be swarming all over these vicious creeps.

EVERYBODY KNEW WHAT WAS HAPPENING IN ROTHERHAM!

That’s the astonishing thing, as you read Professor Alexis Jay’s investigative report: Case after case came to the attention of authorities, and yet the systematic exploitation of girls continued. The families of victims were terrorized, and the failure of police to act convinced many people in Rotherham that the Pakistani pimps had political protection through local Labour Party officials.

This IS the culture war, this is why it’s being fought and if you are unwilling and unable see how the culture of liberalism in general and the Labour party in particular have to do with this result I have two questions for you, one from Stacy:

Where were the feminists? Here you have girls as young as 11 being raped and pimped out, and you might think that there would be daily outpourings of feminist rage about it, yet this problem has been allowed to fester for years without decisive official action? Something is clearly wrong in British culture, if political correctness could keep feminists quiet about this savagery.

Perhaps they were too busy fighting over the Dyke March in London:

and one question from me:

Does anyone think for one moment if the scandal involved Catholic Priest rather than the Islamic community that the media and the police wouldn’t’ have been all over it?

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