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Global Journalist: Islamic Schools Grapple With Abuse Scandals

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The Catholic Church isn’t alone in facing widespread child sex abuse allegations. Islamic schools internationally are also confronting a history of abuse.

On this week’s show, a look at recent investigations of abuse in Islamic schools in Nigeria and Pakistan – and how families seeking justice for religious leaders who abused their children face many of the same problems as U.S. Catholics.

Joining the program:

Assistant producers: Charles Dranginis, Samantha Waigand
Supervising producer: Trevor Hook

Visual editor: Kyle McCubbin

Jason left Global Journalist in 2019
Trevor Hook is a reporter, producer and morning anchor for KBIA 91.3 born and raised in New Franklin, Missouri. He graduated from the University of Missouri with both a Master's degree in Audio Journalism in 2020 and a Bachelor's degree in Convergence Journalism in 2018.
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