Social media plays role in breaking Church sex abuse stories

Posted August 10, 2018 6:25 pm by Editor

Social media plays role in breaking Church sex abuse stories

WASHINGTON – Magazines and newspapers have long been sources to break big news stories. Now, too, social media is taking its turn.In a series of tweets, a onetime seminarian who goes by the handle “inflammateomnia” – Latin for “Go set the world on fire,” a quote ascribed to St. Ignatius Loyola, founder of the Jesuits – detailed on Twitter sexually abusive behavior he said was directed at him and which he witnessed, as well as the lack of urgency given his complaints by one seminary official.Inflammateomnia, who does not reveal his name on Twitter, describes himself as a Boston-based graduate

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