A heart wrenching story. It's time for America to wake up to these facts!! What a horrific experience for teens so far from home and family.


Foreign exchange students sexually abused in program overseen by State Department
March 13, 2012

"Dozens of high school foreign exchange students have been raped, sexually abused, or harassed by American host parents in towns and cities across the country, an NBC News investigation has found.

In one of the most egregious cases, at least four exchange students were sexually abused over the course of two years by the same host father, even after the first victim sounded alarms.

“He said ‘this is American culture,’ and I should get used to it..."

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Kate Snow's full report, Culture Shock, airs Wednesday, Mar. 14 at 10 pm/9 c on Rock Center with Brian Williams