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Posted in Better Blokes PTSD Self Help Sexual Abuse

Male Sexual Abuse and Assault – Christian Westergaard’s Story

https://1in6.org/get-information/bristlecone/christian-westergaard/ At the age of ten, Christian had a near catastrophic bicycle accident. He went flying off the bike, and landed with a lacerated face…

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Posted in Psychology

New Zealand is as racist as the South of the United States

https://www.stuff.co.nz/waikato-times/opinion/107143254/racism-thriving-in-new-zealand In spite of the image we like to portray to the world, New Zealand is as racist as the South of the United States…

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Posted in Politics

‘Opportunity’, ‘adventure’ and ‘equality’ are others I can easily name.

https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/new-zealand/2018/10/patrick-gower-citizenship-test-would-benefit-nz-but-winston-peters-will-never-define-our-values.html It could even ask for a favourite New Zealand place, with the answer left on paper for future generations to enjoy. It could make…

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Posted in Gender Identity

125th anniversary of a historic move to give women the vote

https://www.voanews.com/a/new-zealand-celebrates-women-s-suffrage-anniversary/4583583.html New Zealand has marked the 125th anniversary of a historic move to give women the vote. It was the first country in the world…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

Should We Try to Predict Child Abuse–and Proactively Prevent It?

https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/893821 Should we look forward, in this day of information, to more and more tests and predictions of the sort that the New Zealanders have…

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Posted in Politics

NZ top five democratic rankings of 2017

#Nordic countries top the democratic rankings of 2017 https://t.co/vpJAnWl65X #democracy pic.twitter.com/Hj8fG3Zrag — World Economic Forum (@wef) March 4, 2018 Nordic countries have topped the list…

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Posted in Politics

#Tiny #bit #racist

https://www.stuff.co.nz/dominion-post/comment/columnists/93577160/dave-armstrong-fighting-racism-is-trickier-than-you-might-think When you hear of the horrifying racist abuse that some people can suffer in New Zealand, it’s great to see a government organisation doing…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

#Football #Coach #Abused #Children #Worldwide #New #Zealand

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/sport/news/article.cfm?c_id=4&objectid=11907243 Thirty-one former footballers, including England international Paul Stewart, have accused former youth coach Frank Roper of historical sexual abuse, including cases in New Zealand….

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

State care abuse robbed thousands of their futures

Opinion: State care abuse robbed thousands of their futures https://t.co/Au1Quu05qZ via @TheHuiNZ — NZ Human Rights (@NZHumanRights) April 11, 2017

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Posted in Politics Science

Health of men in New Zealand slowly improving

The health of men in New Zealand has slowly improved. Further health gains for New Zealand men will come through prevention of the major causes…

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