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Posted in Clergy Abuse

Priests held nuns in ‘sexual slavery’, Pope Francis admits

https://ab.co/2mVKlXD Pope Francis has for the first time publicly acknowledged the scandal of priests and bishops sexually abusing nuns and says he is committed to…

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Posted in Politics

Dame Susan Devoy: State child care may explain why so many Maori are in prison

“If for nothing else we need to remember that to this day, that boy has received no justice in terms of the brutality he received…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

#Internet #Firms# Profits #Stamp #Out #Child #Abuse #Images

The Guardian: Internet firms should use profits to stamp out child abuse images, says police chief. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIwvML1xTU https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/jul/24/internet-firms-should-use-profits-to-stamp-out-child-abuse-images-says-police-chief Internet companies should reinvest some of their…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

Let them know that you believe them

https://psychcentral.com/blog/victim-shaming-and-blaming/ One of the most important things to consider is how much courage it takes to admit what violations were perpetrated upon someone’s body and…

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Posted in Psychology Sexual Abuse

#Mental #Abuse #Hurts #Children #Physical #Abuse

Scientific literature has described psychological abuse over two-and-a-half decades ago, yet MacMillan states that it has remained under-recognized and under-reported and that the impact of…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

The church wanted the case dismissed because the allegations are decades old.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A woman was raped by the president of the Missionary Training Center in Provo, UT. and a federal judge is…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

Male Sexual Abuse Isn’t Funny

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Posted in Psychology Sexual Abuse

#Mental #Abuse #Hurts #Children #Physical #Abuse

Scientific literature has described psychological abuse over two-and-a-half decades ago, yet MacMillan states that it has remained under-recognized and under-reported and that the impact of…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

So being raped can change your whole sense of identity as a man

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-02-25/men-sexual-assault-and-the-metoo-conversation/9465022?pfmredir=sm Gary Foster, the founder and manager of Living Well, a support service for male survivors of rape and sexual assault, says this has a…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

Indicators of Sexual Abuse – Child Matters

http://www.childmatters.org.nz/85/learn-about-child-abuse/recognise-the-signs/sexual-abuse There may also be indicators in a child’s behaviour that could indicate sexual abuse. Some examples of this in young children are: Age-inappropriate sexual…

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