I am reposting here in full an excellent editorial written by Kristine Ward, Chair, National Survivor Advocates Coalition (NSAC) about the disgraceful performance of the Vatican’s paedophile protectors in front of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child on January 16, 2014. 2,357 more words
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US Court considers dead bodies more important than child rape victims, insisting cannon law untouchable under US law
The law is frequently an ass.
But few laws or lawyers are more asinine than the recent decision by US District Court Judge Hon Rudolph T Randa. 801 more words
Regular readers will know Voiceless Victim was chosen to represent victims at a morning tea with the Australian Prime Minster, Julia Gillard, at her gorgeous official Sydney residence, Kirribilli House, the day after the announcement of the terms of reference for our long awaited Royal Commission. 1,638 more words
In yet a further example of pernicious Vatican hypocrisy, the Pope’s butler, Paolo Gabriele, faces trial and very likely jail for the crime of revealing the truth about the corruption and infighting endemic amongst the ‘holy’ men who inhabit the Vatican. 428 more words
In my previous post I called on everyone to write to politicians to demand action to ensure that John Pirona’s tragic death is the last one. 1,036 more words