Archive for August 28th, 2009


On air: Should we all be nosier neighbours?

Jaycee Lee DugardHow do we even begin to digest this story? Elation as a mother is finally reunited with her daughter after being separated cruelly for almost two decades – and after almost all hope of ever seeing her again was surely gone.

But digust and horror as the details emerge of then 11 year old Jaycee Lee Dugard’s kidnapping, sexual abuse, and confinement in squalid makeshift lodgings in a backyard in California. Continue reading ‘On air: Should we all be nosier neighbours?’