Tag Archives: child abuse

Through Our Eyes: Children, Violence, and Trauma—Introduction

WILLIAM: My mother and my brother were murdered in front of me. He put the gun to my head and he had me beg for my life. I was ten–I’d just turned ten. JENNA: It’s hard to come out and say that I was a victim and that I was abused. Especially when you’re little… Read More »

The catholic church’s influence in US politics (The Infidel 2016-02-19)

Republicans are building the wrong wall The website Church and State-dot-org is dedicated to secular government and monitoring breeches and over-reach within the religious community. Recently they posted a lengthy and meandering inventory of issues of concern regarding the Catholic Church’s incursions into government in US politics and the Church’s support of the Republican Party.… Read More »

Catholic Priest in East Bay Arrested for Alleged Child Sexual Abuse

NOT 5, AND EAST BAY PRIEST ARRESTED ACCUSED OF CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE. HE HAD BEEN WORKING AT CORPUS CHRISTI CHURCH IN FREMONT BUT THE ALLEGED ABUSE HAPPENED DURING HIS PREVIOUS POSTING AT ST. JOHN’S CATHOLIC CHURCH. Reporter: THE 42-YEAR-OLD PRIEST ORIGINALLY FROM EL SALVADOR IS ACCUSED OF MEETING HIS VICTIM HERE AT ST. JOHN’S IN… Read More »

Ireland’s forgotten mixed-race child abuse victims

Our skin colour was beaten into us as nothing but pure evil. We we to be ashamed of it. We were illegitimate, our mothers were whores, our fathers were savages and we had to pay for those sins. Do you know anything at all about your parents? Basically no, it would be easier to break… Read More »

NY Law Gives Child Sex Abuse Victims New Chance At Justice | Velshi & Ruhle | MSNBC

It only gets better when you switch and save with GEICO. switch and save with GEICO.>>>WELCOME BACK TO “VELSHI &>>>WELCOME BACK TO “VELSHI & RUHLE.” RUHLE.” THE NEW YORK’S CHILD VICTIMS THE NEW YORK’S CHILD VICTIMS ACT. ACT. A NEW LAW GIVING VICTIMS ONE A NEW LAW GIVING VICTIMS ONE YEAR WINDOW TO FILE A… Read More »

Statute Of Limitations Denies Justice To Victims Of Catholic Church Abuse

Three words that separate the thousands of Pennsylvanians who say they were molested as children by Roman Catholic priests, from receiving both justice and compensation for their suffering, those three words are statute of limitation. That’s the reason why just two of the 301 priests named in the grand jury report on abuse and children… Read More »

Pope Francis tells Catholics to be vigilant against child sex abuse

Pope Francis has told the world’s 1.2 billion Catholics that “no effort must be spared” to prevent sexual abuse against children. In an unprecedented letter, the Pope condemned what he called the atrocities involving hundreds of priests in the US state of Pennsylvania. Catholicism currently has the most followers of any religion in the country… Read More »

UN Report Blasts Catholic Church for Systemic Child Abuse Coverups

JAISAL NOOR: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Jaisal Noor in Baltimore. On Wednesday, the UN’s Committee on the Rights of the Child blasted the Vatican for being more concerned with avoiding scandal than addressing clergy child abuse and refusing to cooperate with law enforcement. The UN panel demanded the Catholic Church immediately remove… Read More »