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Australia: abuse survivors committing serious crimes barred from accessing redress

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2018/jan/31/plea-for-criminals-who-were-victims-of-child-sexual-abuse-to-access-redress-scheme “What I’m leading to here is the fact that I would have been all right in life if it hadn’t been for the sexual…

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Tattoos Help Sexual Assault Survivors Reclaim Their Bodies

https://broadly.vice.com/en_us/article/how-tattoos-help-sexual-assault-survivors-reclaim-their-bodies When Marti was 18 years old, she was raped by multiple men at a frat party. She was a virgin. “It happened in the…

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Kintsukuroi

A beautiful image and inspiration for healing. pic.twitter.com/MX4HQctM — MaleSurvivor (@MaleSurvivorORG) December 2, 2016 Lacquerware is a longstanding tradition in Japan,[5][6] at some point it…

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Admiration for the bravery it took

http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/on-the-inside/317530/no-sexual-violence-survivor-is-an-island Two more courageous young women have given up their right to name suppression and anonymity in order to help other survivors of sexual violence…

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Many people 65 or older did not know how to access help

http://www.stuff.co.nz/timaru-herald/news/85067123/dealing-with-childhood-sexual-abuse-as-a-pensioner “Talking about it gets power over those who abuse and spreads more knowledge,” Williams said. Williams has counselled people with sensitive issues for 17…

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Survivors want three things

#EffectiveEngagement 4 #SAAM Survivors want three things above all: 1. To be heard 2. To be believed 3. To be safe — MaleSurvivor (@MaleSurvivorORG) August 27, 2015

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Become a Friend of Male Survivors Waikato

Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse Trust Waikato (MSSAT Waikato) is a survivor-focused and led Charitable Trust. Sexual Abuse of children in New Zealand is prevalent;…

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