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An exhausting week, between @HoustonChron series & other stmts, apologies, denials. But there’s 1 paragraph in Dr. Mohler’s stmt on Southern Baptist Theological Seminary’s website we need to note, as several on Twitter have done, the first I saw being @JJ_Denhollander--thanks! 1
"Some will question whether the force of public pressure explains the timing of my statement and its public nature. In all candor, this pressure is no doubt part of that explanation. That fact should serve to encourage survivors and their advocates to maintain such pressure." 2…

Keep this going, survivors, advocates, bloggers! 3
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As the apologies roll in from Al Mohler and everyone else caught sweeping abuse allegations under the rug, let’s take a moment and remember *all* the survivors that spoke up bravely for years.
Every apology I have read thus far honors @R_Denhollander—and to be sure, Rachael deserves that honor. But let’s reflect on the fact that it took *Rachael Denhollander* to get these men and pastors to pay attention.
It took probably the most picture-perfect survivor—she’s homeschooled, conservative, evangelical, complementarian, white, married to a man, highly educated, and the owner of a massive (and absolutely deserved) platform because of her high-profile confrontation of Larry Nassar—
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