Saturday, December 16, 2017
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Politician takes responsibility for harrassment

https://www.radionz.co.nz/news/world/345711/franken-to-quit-over-sexual-harassment-claims He announced his resignation a day after a majority of his Democratic Senate colleagues called for him to step down following a string of sexual misconduct allegations against him. The Minnesota senator is the most prominent political figure to resign amid a wave of sexual misconduct allegations. "I know in my heart

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#Archbishop #Canterbury #can’t #understand why #US #fundamentalists #support #Trump

Archbishop of Canterbury cannot understand why US fundamentalist Christians support Donald Trump https://t.co/HmKrBuSX6O— Telegraph News (@TelegraphNews) November 26, 2017 The Most Rev Justin Welby said he "really genuinely" had no explanation foe how the US President has secured such a significant support base amongst church-goers. He made the admission as

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#Millions of #men #suffer in #silence

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/nov/25/men-sexual-abuse-trauma-silence Research indicates that one in six men experienced sexual abuse at some point during their childhood, and this is probably a low estimate, as it doesn’t account for non-contact experiences, which can also have lasting effects. In addition, when thinking about the statistic, we need to acknowledge the barriers that

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#Equality #no vote #reflects #religion #not #ethnicity

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/nov/23/marriage-equality-no-vote-reflects-religion-not-ethnicity-says-tim-soutphommasane Australia’s race discrimination commissioner, Tim Soutphommasane, says the high no vote in western Sydney in last week’s historic same-sex marriage postal survey reflects religious observance rather than ethnicity, and he has warned against an outbreak of crass, cultural stereotyping. Soutphommasane used a speech at the University of Western Sydney to issue

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#Australia #Catches #Up #With #NZ

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/nov/15/australian-pm-wants-marriage-equality-by-christmas-after-overwhelming-vote The Australian parliament must commit to deliver marriage equality by Christmas, the prime minister, Malcolm Turnbull, has said after an “unequivocal, overwhelming” vote of 61.6% in favour of same-sex marriage in an unprecedented national postal survey. As nationwide celebrations heralded a result that will give enormous momentum to a final push

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#Political #Power #Sexual #Abuse

https://youtu.be/8iAOtfNzjS4 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Graham_Capill On 23 March 2005 Capill appeared in the Christchurch District Court charged with indecently assaulting a girl aged under 12. On leaving the court he was assaulted ("punched and left whimpering on the ground") by local sickness beneficiary Daniel McNally, a former boxer.[3] The media referred to Capill, who was

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#Easing #refugees #trauma #psychotherapy

https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2017-10/bu-ert102717.php To deliver therapy to people in crisis zones, Neuner together with colleagues from the University of Konstanz and further supporters founded the aid organisation 'Vivo'. It is training lay therapists in countries such as Sri Lanka, Ruanda, Uganda, and the Congo. Unlike Germany, the health systems of these countries do

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