Any institution with strict hierarchy inevitably results in abuse of power.
Its members – from the top down – have to be involved in byzantine power struggles to maintain their status.
This survival script is performed simultaneously with presenting themselves as dedicated, ethical, and productive adherents to an honorable and irreproachable institution.
This real-life, pathological psychodrama is fertile ground for the victimization of the most vulnerable people – children being prime targets.
Sandusky knew this, and used a respected school as his field of operation.
So it will always be within the halls of tyranny.