The Ghosts of the Orphanage

Number 27998
Subject Child abuse
Source BuzzFeed News
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Year 2018
Publication Date
Summary As many as 5 million children passed through America’s orphanages in the 20th century alone. In other countries, national investigations have exposed at least some of what transpired in such institutions. But the dark secrets of orphanage life in the US had lain buried, like the dead children who haunt survivors’ dreams — until BuzzFeed News published Christine Kenneally’s unforgettable investigation.
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Keywords orphanages, child welfare, dead children
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