Nine Celebrities Who Survived Childhood Sexual Abuse

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  • It Can Happen to Anyone
  • Vanessa Williams
  • Chris Brown
  • Oprah Winfrey
  • Tyler Perry
  • Mo'Nique
  • Laveranues Coles
  • Maya Angelou
  • Queen Latifah
  • Don Lemon

It Can Happen to Anyone

Past childhood sexual abuse is not rare when it comes to the Black community. It’s estimated that 1 out of 4 girls and 1 out of 6 boys will be molested in their lifetime. And no one is exempt, not even celebrities. —Kellee Terrell

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