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A Miracle?

It doesn’t take much for something to be considered a miracle in Islam. When it comes to the Catholic Church there’s certain criteria that have to… 23 more words


Pleasanton Man Gets 25 Years For Abusing Sexually Abusing Teen In Britain

PLEASANTON (CBS SF) – A Pleasanton man was sentenced in federal court in Oakland Tuesday to more than 25 years in prison for enticing a 14-year-old British girl online, traveling to the United Kingdom to meet her and sexually abusing her in 2014. 281 more words


Self Awareness and Max Landis in the #MeToo Era

I really didn’t intend to talk about anything heavy this early in the game but my hand has been forced by current events.

In the past Max Landis has been able to skate passed any allegations about sexual and mental abuse for a number of reasons but it seems that now there is heavy weight to the… 315 more words

Just 12

She’s only 12, but she carries a heavy burden on her young shoulders. Burdens that are crushing her young soul beneath their weight.

When she was 9 she was raped. 763 more words


Dialogues on Disability: Shelley Tremain Interviews Tommy Curry

Hello, I’m Shelley Tremain and I’d like to welcome you to the fifty-first installment of Dialogues on Disability, the series of interviews that I’m conducting with disabled philosophers and post to BIOPOLITICAL PHILOSOPHY on the third Wednesday of each month. 4,678 more words

Disabled Philosophers

Cancer Patient Comes Forward With Allegations Against Former UCLA Doctor

WESTWOOD (CBSLA) — Another victim has come forward with accusations against a former doctor at UCLA.

According to the Los Angeles Times, a 44-year-old cancer patient is suing UCLA and Dr. 197 more words

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Australian Institutional Child Abuse: A Sociological Perspective

Institutional child abuse remains a topic that is controversial and highly under-represented when addressing societal issue on a worldwide scale. There are many forms of child abuse and they all involve some from of critically and maliciously planned manipulation and coercion leading to a highly problematic power imbalance which is hence taken advantage off by abusers. 1,256 more words