According to the former Nebraska senator John DeCamp, the charity Covenant House has been used to acquire children for the purposes of child abuse:
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These days, charities can be very rich and rather corrupt.
"Running throughout the history of Covenant House is Father Ritter’s peculiar penchant for secrecy - the false identities, the trades in privately held stock, the secret trust fund that masked his actual salary...
Father Ritter was a vice president of Americares, the charity, and 'CIA-front', set up by Robert Macauley
Robert Macauley's friend Father Bruce Ritter set up Covenant House, "as a cover for a pedophile ring".
Father Ritter spent weekends at Macauley's estate in Connecticut, according to a former Covenant House employee.
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In Guatemala, Covenant House was launched by Roberto Alejos Arzu, who had ties to the CIA and death squads.
Reportedly, Ritter's staff took boys home and lived with them.