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Boyhood Shadows

Boyhood Shadows

"One in six boys is sexually molested by the age of 16." BOYHOOD SHADOWS tells a gripping story that began with Glenn as a young boy under the power of a sexual predator. The narrative chronicles Glenn's struggle as he tries to make sense of this abuse and his life, telling no one. After suffering decades of addiction, Glenn breaks the silence, describing his past... funny, poignant, sad... poignant, sad... finally gaining redemption. Glenn claims he is alive today because he finally spoke out about his abuse, "There is no shame in being a victim!" Today he directs a sober living facility in Los Angeles. [59 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Program Description: "One in six boys is sexually molested by the age of 16." BOYHOOD SHADOWS tells a gripping story that began with Glenn as a young boy under the power of a sexual predator. The narrative chronicles Glenn's struggle as he tries to make sense of this abuse and his life, telling no one. After suffering decades of addiction, Glenn breaks the silence, describing his past... funny, poignant, sad... poignant, sad... finally gaining redemption. Glenn claims he is alive today because he finally spoke out about his abuse, "There is no shame in being a victim!" Today he directs a sober living facility in Los Angeles.

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