Friday, July 28, 2017
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U.S. : 23.4% of men experienced sexual violence during their lifetimes

You are not alone. 1 in 4 males are/will be survivors of sexual abuse. It was not your fault. #Healing is possible. pic.twitter.com/9NksR39kgN — MaleSurvivor (@MaleSurvivorORG) March 9, 2017 https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/ss6308a1.htm In the United States, an estimated 19.3% of women and 1.7% of men have been raped during their lifetimes; an estimated 1.6% of

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Changing the way Waikato talks about sexual violence

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/AK1611/S00438/changing-the-way-waikato-talks-about-sexual-violence.htm Campaign for Consent is a loose network of individuals and organisations from across the region who are actively interested in preventing sexual violence. The network was formed as a response to the issues raised by the Roastbusters incidents and commentary. The network seeks to transform the landscape of how we understand

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‘Christchurch’s youngest don’, sex offender Tasi Selini, on the run from police

'Christchurch's youngest don', sex offender Tasi Selini, on the run from police http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/crime/83792546/christchurchs-youngest-don-tasi-selini-on-the-run-from-police In 2009, he allegedly kidnapped a man – driving him around Christchurch for several hours assaulting him, stabbing him in the leg with a knife and abandoning him. A witness at trial gave evidence of Selini referring to himself as

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Why ‘Jessica Jones’ Chooses To Tell And Not Show

http://www.mtv.com/news/2545598/jessica-jones-sexual-violence-david-tennant-interview/ As you may have heard by now, Marvel’s latest outing, the Netflix series “Jessica Jones,” is a story about PTSD and sexual violence. Over the span of 13 episodes, Jessica (Krysten Ritter) does her best to defeat the sinister Kilgrave (David Tennant), a man born with the powers of mind

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Christchurch woman lets kids be violated for cash

http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/crime/72980270/Woman-paid-to-sexually-violate-her-child A young Christchurch man got a woman to sexually violate her 1-year-old boy so he could buy the recording, court charges say. Matthew Garland Kelly, 21, of Halswell, faces 16 charges relating to young children in offences allegedly committed between December 2013 and August last year. The charges were laid in the

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Catholic priest pleads guilty to indecent assault

http://tvnz.co.nz/national-news/catholic-priest-pleads-guilty-indecent-assault-6082279 A Catholic parish priest says he's anxious about the wellbeing of his victim after pleading guilty in the Blenheim District Court to indecent assault today. Father Aidan Kay, from St Mary's Catholic Parish in Blenheim, was removed from his duties at the church after being charged by police. His defence lawyer Rob

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