Muriel quotes academic Stephen Baskerville from his “Human Events” article;
How the Government Creates Child Abuse
“the real scandal is the armies of officials who have been allowed to acquire – using taxpayers’ dollars – a vested interest in abused children. Devising child abuse programs makes us all feel good, but there is no evidence they make the slightest difference. In fact, they probably make the problem worse.
Child abuse is largely a product of the feminist-dominated family law and social work industries. It is a textbook example of the government creating a problem for itself to solve. Child abuse is entirely preventable. A few decades ago, there was no child abuse epidemic; it grew up with the welfare system and the divorce revolution. It continues because of entrenched interests who are employed pretending to combat it”