The Internet did this
When we write the history of the Internet, we will talk about child predators as if they were accidentally aided by the technology, as if they're on a short list of downsides. We will say child predators are part of the "dark side" of a development that has been overwhelmingly worthwhile.
Then, we will move on.
For child predators, though, the Internet changed everything.
Read the full column at the Clayton News Daily: The end of socialization