Sunday, August 19, 2018
Supporting Men > sexual abuse

She said those responsible were “the same teachers pretty much year after year”.

https://www.news.com.au/national/nsw-act/crime/former-sydney-school-vicecaptain-blows-lid-on-sex-between-teachers-students/news-story/73b7485fcc5b2fcab51635d9b203c72d Speaking of the couple’s relationship when Mr Dawson was a physical education teacher and Ms Curtis was a Year 11 student, Ms Wheeler said everybody knew about it. “He was such a huge man, he was a very athletic man, he was tall, and he was extremely heavy set,” she said

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Marama Davidson: I felt silenced and frozen and ashamed

By Green Party NZ - Green Party NZ, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=54491850 https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/marama-davidson-says-speaking-suffering-sexual-abuse-child-allowing-other-victims-not-feel-alone Ms Davidson spoke in a media interview yesterday about being sexually abused as a girl of eight or nine by an older male distant relative, who had been staying with her family for some time. She later told 1 NEWS

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Soon after the ‘external’ assaults by him stopped, the ‘inner’ assaults began

http://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/life/104170888/As-a-sexual-abuse-survivor-I-say-to-other-men-get-help Waiting in his parked car towards the end of this awful chapter, I pulled the handbrake so hard I nearly snapped the cable. I had finally found a way to stay 'Stop right there!'. He got the message. But that didn’t resolve the trauma, of course. Soon after the ‘external’ assaults

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UNICEF: sexual abuse shrouded in shame, secrecy and mores of masculinity

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/society-shames-male-survivors-of-abuse-into-anguish/story-Fr3CcWkr7O2oE5njn0NH8M.html For the seven-year-old, it all began at a wedding. Relatives and family friends were streaming into the house for a week and no one had a moment to spare. It was then that he started developing intimacy with an older cousin, who was 16. Now an adult, he remembers the

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