Wade Robson, Director Dan Reed, and James Safechuck from the documentary film “Leaving Neverland.”

I was ten years old when my family moved into a new neighborhood in our little Midwestern town. That summer, an older boy who lived a couple blocks away befriended me. He wasn’t an international superstar but he had something common with the antagonist in the documentary film, Leaving Neverland, Michael Jackson.

This boy could sense I was lonely and vulnerable. My little brother, Dave, had died five years earlier. I couldn’t…