Argentina: Nuns on trial over sexual abuse of deaf children

by News Update

A second trial has started in Argentina over the systematic sexual abuse of deaf children at an institute run by the Roman Catholic Church.
Two priests and a gardener have already been sentenced, now two nuns and seven other female employees of the Antonio Provolo Institute are on trial for sexual abuse and corruption of minors in a case that has shocked the home country of Pope Francis.
With nearly 200 witnesses scheduled to testify, many of them requiring sign language interpreters, the trial could take up to a year.

Al Jazeera’s Daniel Schweimler reports from Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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Callsign Starbuck Viper Dragon May 4, 2021 - 4:43 PM

All religion is evil. Seeking absolution for the evil things you do from a high power instead of just NOT DOING IT is why religion is an ongoing crime against humanity.

Farouk Mogheth May 4, 2021 - 4:55 PM

Treat ALL religious institutions like the money grabbing, for profit sadly non-tax paying organisations that they are… Tax them and have them audit their activities with education faling under the civil education boards following the same checks and balances.

Ziad Ghannam May 4, 2021 - 4:59 PM

Here we go again

Omer Chaudhry May 4, 2021 - 5:02 PM

Such Shameless Religious Figures are found in almost all religions of the world – what a shame.

Mad Max May 4, 2021 - 5:06 PM

All Abrahamic religion, with perpetuate sexual abuse

Abraham Tsfaye May 4, 2021 - 5:09 PM

Even Nuns are sexually abusing children.
What a horrible world we live in.
You can't trust anyone.

Bal Krishna Bhandari May 4, 2021 - 5:09 PM

Shame on those running institutions
Taking advantage of differently able children

Pure Non veg Secular May 4, 2021 - 5:11 PM


The Happy Misogynist May 4, 2021 - 5:11 PM

First priest now nuns

Seraphim L May 4, 2021 - 5:11 PM

Hang those priest n nuns sent them to god for judgment.

Baba Yaga May 4, 2021 - 5:14 PM

Evil is all around…we have to be vigilant to stop it.

Baron Tudor May 4, 2021 - 5:15 PM

How much we have fallen as a human race 😞

moodsawa May 4, 2021 - 5:15 PM

A full documentary about this is very necessary

Lord Blaster May 4, 2021 - 5:15 PM

What can we get from Christianity apart from abuse hate lies
That’s Christianity
Yet they blames others for no reasons

Natty 27 May 4, 2021 - 5:17 PM


Sam Bayrouti May 4, 2021 - 5:17 PM

The church is run by paedophiles

ilia alekov May 4, 2021 - 5:17 PM

happy easter to every1! 😀

khαlíd чαgαnєh May 4, 2021 - 5:20 PM

Horrible actions what world are we leaving in 🤢

Sam Allardyce May 4, 2021 - 5:22 PM

*the pope left chat

brave boy May 4, 2021 - 5:22 PM

People should abandon religions

John 3:16 May 4, 2021 - 5:23 PM

horrible news, another wolves wearing in sheep clothing…

Modi Superpooper 2020 May 4, 2021 - 5:25 PM

What?!?!? Nuns now being pedophile? Crazy world!

Anam Alia May 4, 2021 - 5:25 PM

Since jesus died for there sins ,they can do anything

Madeline Salter May 4, 2021 - 5:25 PM

That's the most disgusting thing I've ever heard.

Moshud Ahmed May 4, 2021 - 5:28 PM

nuns n pastors have history of sexual abuse, rap…… its not new

Kalashnikov Jatt May 4, 2021 - 5:30 PM

cant trust anyone anymore

U S May 4, 2021 - 5:42 PM

Feeling so sad for victims. How can some one become so disgusting

Carolina Sanctos May 4, 2021 - 5:42 PM

Organized religion is a DISEASE

im the lead sheep in china May 4, 2021 - 5:44 PM

Fking disgusting…….i have completely lost faith in humanity

Faris Abdurrahman May 4, 2021 - 5:47 PM

Put a ban on catholicism

Dr. Sagar Guru May 4, 2021 - 5:48 PM

I love Argentina 🙏

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