Stories tagged: "sexual abuse"


Staff at AWARE prepare to help their community of survivors over a difficult holiday season.
Keep Going Michigan: How to Help Survivors of Violence and Abuse

A strong support system is critical to survivors of domestic and sexual violence. This Michigan shelter explains how to be an ally in those situations.

Ward Black poses for a portrait Thursday, June 11, 2020, in Las Vegas. Black, a University of Michigan gymnast on the school's 1970 national championship team, says it was "an open secret" that a team doctor sexually abused athletes at the school. (AP Photo/John Locher)
‘We All Knew’: Former U-M Gymnast Sues for 1969 Assault by Team Doctor

A member of the 1970 national championship team is the latest to come forward with claims of sexual abuse against Dr. Robert Anderson, who had a 40-year career at Michigan — and now has over 300 complaints against him.