But it also strikes me that when you are someone, like they are, who interprets everything in the world from a single, unshakeable, ideological standpoint, you make the erroneous assumption that everyone else does too. Journalists, unlike people who rant at clouds for a living, are constantly required to look into things that perhaps challenge our world view.
At the Canadian Women’s Foundation, our vision is for all women in Canada to live free from violence. The long-term experience of being abused can destroy a woman’s self-confidence, making it more difficult for her to believe that she deserves better treatment, that she can find the courage to leave, or that she can manage on her own.
But this is Australia's most senior Catholic cleric.
He's a man who for years was telling the rest of us how to live our lives – not least how to live our sex lives (a matter with which, as I document in Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of George Pell, he was somewhat preoccupied).
683, Available: The Association Between Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and Suicide Attempts in a Population-based Study, 2016, Child: Care, Health and Development, summary available at: https://
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He has been accused many times of abusing little kids.
Those accusations now form part of a comprehensive investigation by Victoria Police's Taskforce SANO. It often occurs to me that this band of defenders, who shrink with each day in number as the allegations pile up, have painted themselves into a corner and now flail about, trying to come up with something to throw back at those who would tumble down their rather shaky house of cards.
(National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey 2010).Available: Out and Staying Out: Issues Surrounding a Woman’s Ability to Remain Out of an Abusive Relationship, Kimberly E.Horrill and Helene Berman, Centre for Research on Violence Against Women and Children, The University of Western Ontario, 2004.Available at:  Domestic Violence Up as Economy Down, say N. Available at:  Inclusive security and peaceful societies: Examining the evidence, Marie O’Reilly, U. Available: Gender Symmetry in Domestic Violence: A Substantive and Methodological Research Review, Michael S.
Kimmel, Violence Against Women, 2002, From a summary written by Rus Ervin Funk, p.2.We also help women to rebuild their lives after escaping violence, and fund counselling for children who have witnessed violence to help them heal and prevent them from becoming victims or abusers themselves.  Homicide in Canada, 2014, Statistics Canada, Table 6.