Sexual assault

Criminalising Women in the Criminal Justice System

This is a ABC Four Corners documentary about the criminalisation of women.  It was interesting to learn of the woman who lost her child and couldn’t escape her deep pain. She became an ICE addict and her problems escalated from there as she funded herself through selling ICE.  I noted her arms, she… Continue reading

US/Australian Military Tolerant of Sexual Assault and Fears of Victimisation

There are underlying beliefs that ‘boys will be boys’ and they want a little fun.  That is a mindset that does not comprehend the violence in harassment and rape and underlying this is a sense of entitlement.  For myself, is it surprising that some US marines attack women in Australia, not at all.… Continue reading

Mohandas Gandhi

“Nonviolence is a weapon of the strong”