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Posted by snytiger6
LINKMO Lawmaker, an Ordained Pastor, Resigns After Fallout from Sex Abuse Claims | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
Mar 29Mar 29

Posted by snytiger6
LINKAmerica’s Most Popular Christian Summer Camp Has a History of Ignoring Sex Abuse | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Politics
Mar 21Mar 21

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKCornel West: “Bernie Was Crushed by Neoliberalism”
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News & Links
Mar 17Mar 17

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKA New String of State Bills Could Give Religious Organizations Blanket Immunity from Any Wrongdoing
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News & Links
Mar 11Mar 11

Posted by snytiger6
LINKChristian Owners of Missouri Boarding School Charged With Physical, Sexual Abuse | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Trump Pinata
Mar 9Mar 9

Posted by racocn8
DARVO (per Wikipedia, quoting) "DARVO is an acronym for "deny, attack, and reverse victim and offender". It is a common manipulation strategy of psychological abusers. The abuser denies the abuse ever took place, attacks the victim for attempting to...
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Mar 7Mar 7

Posted by Marionville
The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Foxey Lady ...Miami 1968.
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News & Links
Mar 6Mar 6

Posted by snytiger6
LINKJehovah’s Witnesses Will Finally Join Australia’s Program for Sex Abuse Victims | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
Feb 21Feb 21

Posted by snytiger6
LINKWhy Are Christian Leaders Empathizing with Sexual Predator Ravi Zacharias? | Beth Stoneburner | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
Feb 18Feb 18

Posted by snytiger6
LINK98-Year-Old Anti-Gay Televangelist Ernest Angley Settles Sexual Abuse Lawsuit | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
Feb 12Feb 12

Posted by snytiger6
LINKMissouri Lawmakers Consider Bill to Regulate Abuse-Heavy Christians Schools | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
Feb 12Feb 12

Posted by snytiger6
LINKDamning Report Shows How Ravi Zacharias Committed Spiritual and Sexual Abuse | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
Jan 28Jan 28

Posted by snytiger6
LINKJesuits Release Spain’s First Sex Abuse Inquiry; Victims Say It Falls Short | Val Wilde | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
Jan 26Jan 26

Posted by snytiger6
LINKAustralian Catholic Church Tries To Prevent Its Own Priest From Suing Over Abuse | Val Wilde | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Survivors of roman catholicism
Jan 21Jan 21

Posted by Theresa_N
Jesuit order in Spain apologizes for sexual abuse over the last hundred years:
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News & Links
Jan 12Jan 12

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTurkish Creationist Adnan Oktar Sentenced to Over 1,000 Years in Jail | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jan 9Jan 9

Posted by Fred_Snerd
Sexual Abuse of Slaves in the Antebellum South
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News & Links
Jan 8Jan 8

Posted by snytiger6
LINKWell-Known Catholic Priest in Chicago Steps Aside After Child Abuse Allegation | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
Jan 5Jan 5

Posted by snytiger6
LINKGirl Scout cookie ingredient, palm oil, tied to child labor practices
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General & Hellos
Dec 28, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Hages
LINKEdmonton Catholic priest, Sylvio Lacar, removed for sexual abuse of minor. : atheism
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News & Links
Dec 21, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKCardinal George Pell: People Turned Against Me Because of My Conservative Views | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
Nov 26, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKCatholic Priests Get 40+ Years in Prison for Sexually Abusing Deaf Kids | David Gee | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
Nov 25, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKNY State Sues Diocese of Buffalo for Not Protecting Kids from Abusive Priests | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Liberal/Progressive Party
Nov 15, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by LuvLayne
. CNA Staff, Sep 9, 2020 / 11:30 am MT (CNA).- Months before officials in the Archdiocese of Newark sold a beach house used by former cardinal Theodore McCarrick for sexual abuse and coercion, the archdiocese bought a second beach house on the ...
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Family & Parenting
Nov 14, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by HumanBeinme
My 89 year old mother is a strict Catholic and has known for several years that I do not believe in anything supernatural. Today as we visited she showed me a souvenir photo of John Paul II from her visit to the Vatican on April 1, 2005. She and ...
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News & Links
Nov 14, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKUK Inquiry: Catholic Cardinal Failed to “Demonstrate Compassion” for Abused Kids | Val Wilde | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Religion & Spirituality
Oct 14, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by xenoview
Two priests accused in Vatican's first sexual abuse trial
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General & Hellos
Oct 7, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Jolanta
It has been raining now for three days and thundering and lightning. The gardens are so green and lovely, but enough, please, please sun do come out, even for a little while
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News & Links
Sep 27, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Hages
LINKGirls Speak Out, Alleging Physical and Sexual Abuse at Christian Boarding School | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
Sep 14, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKChurch Court Punishes Priest Found Guilty of Child Sexual Abuse With… Prayer | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Religion & Spirituality
Sep 8, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by xenoview
Queensland passes law to jail priests for not reporting confessions of child sexual abuse.
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Human Sexuality: Everything About It
Aug 14, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Sonja44
Every woman knows a woman who has been raped or sexually abused (if not herself). My question is for the Men in the group. Do you know a rapist or sexual abuse offender (if not yourself)? Women- please refrain from commenting. This subject my be...
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World Music
Aug 3, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Marionville
My son and family went off to France at the weekend and I considered going over there to join them, but decided it was still too risky for me yet. My thoughts have been on France because of this and I remembered Mirielle Mathieu who was a very ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Jul 22, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Umbrella_Guard
LINKChristian Youth Theatre facing allegations of sexual abuse - YouTube
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Politics
Jul 11, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by RussRAB
After lobbying, Catholic Church won $1.4B in virus aid "The U.S. Roman Catholic Church used a special and unprecedented exemption from federal rules to amass at least $1.4 billion in taxpayer-backed coronavirus aid, with many millions going to ...
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Canadian, eh?
Jun 30, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by bookofmorons
Happy Canada Day 2020! We've done pretty well keeping COVID at bay but we aren't finished with it yet so remember to stay safe and keep your friends and family safe tomorrow too.
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News & Links
Jun 28, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKThe U.S. Catholic Church Spent $281,611,817 on Child Sex Abuse Cases in 2019 | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Religion & Spirituality
Jun 11, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by JeffMurray
I've heard a lot over the years about how religious moderates aren't hurting anyone and that they should not be challenged because their views are generally mild and not dangerous. The following has generally been my response. Thought I'd share in ...
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News & Links
Jun 1, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by sassygirl3869
Ice detention center says its not responsible for sexual abuse of immigrants during detention. For more articles on Me Too issues please join us at Me Too Group.
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Sex, Love, and Kinky Things, What's Your Pleasure?
May 17, 2020May 2020

Posted by Wildflower
Sexual abuse, shame, expectation, performance anxiety, insecurity do not lead to positive sexual experiences. And we're taught that orgasm is the goal. "For many people, problems with sexual response reflect the intrusion of their conscious, ...
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News & Links
May 15, 2020May 2020

Posted by sassygirl3869
Hackers claim to have evidence that will destroy his re-election bid. What could it possibly be? Pictures of a love child? Pictures from Russia with prostitutes? Proof of sexual abuse? What else could it possibly be that would ...
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News & Links
May 10, 2020May 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTitle IX: Coaches not required to report sexual misconduct
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Posts
May 5, 2020May 2020

Posted by Dark-blue
Looking at how meetoo operate, wich is by sidestepping legal logic(innocent till proven guilty) as well as legal authority and believing the accuser rather than the accused I don't see any relative difference between meetoo and the historical ...
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Me Too - Women's Rights and Men's Rights
Apr 24, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by sassygirl3869
Alyssa Millano, activist in the Me Too Movement, is endorsing Joe Biden despite the unconfirmed allegations of sexual abuse. I agree with her. This accuser has red flags in her story-which I posted here earlier. Agree/Disagree?
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News & Links
Apr 15, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKCardinal George Pell Released On Technicality, Sexual Abuse Convictions Overturned | Michael Stone
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News & Links
Apr 7, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
Australia's High Court Overturns Cardinal Pell's Child Sexual Abuse Conviction
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Just for Laughs
Mar 13, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by glennlab
Public service announcement
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Simple Thoughts
Mar 1, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
Right one 🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂☺
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News & Links
Feb 29, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by Hugo_Stiglitz
Amid lawsuits, Buffalo diocese files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Any other corporation, industry or organization of this size that had to file for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection because their members were continually committing...
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Me Too - Women's Rights and Men's Rights
Feb 24, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by sassygirl3869
BREAKING NEWS!!!! Harvey Weinstein found guilty of 2 out of 5 counts of rape and sexual abuse!!!!!!!
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News & Links
Feb 23, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKBoy Scouts Of America Banned Atheists But Protected Pedophiles | Michael Stone
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Me Too - Women's Rights and Men's Rights
Feb 18, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by sassygirl3869
Boy Scouts of America files Chapter 11 bankruptcy over sexual abuse allegations - proposes abuse victim fund. What do you think?
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News & Links
Feb 18, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINK98-Year-Old Anti-Gay Televangelist Ernest Angley Settles Sexual Abuse Lawsuit | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
Feb 18, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKReport: Catholic Church Offered Sexual Abuse Victim Money To Lie In Court | Michael Stone
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Religion & Spirituality
Jan 9, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by onthefire
I'm so fucking tired of courts and states protecting religions when it comes to sexual abuse (and anything else for that matter). Money talks as always, but come on man. Kids should be banned from institutions that won't protect them.
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News & Links
Jan 3, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKPHOTOS: MenToo: The hidden tragedy of male sexual abuse in the military
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News & Links
Dec 29, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by snytiger6
LINK20 years, 700 victims: Southern Baptist sexual abuse spreads as leaders resist reforms - Houston Chronicle
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Politics
Dec 28, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by bklynite53
So many groups to post this in
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News & Links
Dec 28, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTeen Kills Pedophile Priest Who Abused Him By Ramming Crucifix Down Priest’s Throat | Michael Stone
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Religion & Spirituality
Dec 18, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by Charliesey
Mormons will deal another blow to the scouts when it pulls out more than 400,000 young people and moves them into a new global program of its own. It will mark the first time since the World War II era that Boy Scout youth membership will fall below ...
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This Day In History
Nov 21, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by altschmerz
25 years ago: Hurricane Gordon dissipates after two weeks of destruction On November 21, 1994, Hurricane Gordon dissipated over South Carolina after nearly two weeks of destruction throughout the Atlantic and Caribbean. The ...
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Critical thinking
Nov 18, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by RichieO
Well maybe not in the U.S so much, as some change religion more often than the president tweets… So what was your reason for ditching religion? The reason I ask is so many have issues/disagreements with the church about human, women's and gay ...
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News & Links
Nov 5, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKCatholic Church investigating nuns who returned pregnant after Africa trip
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Religion & Spirituality
Oct 30, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by Jk1960
The Rev. Robert E. Morey said he denied former Vice President Joe Biden communion Sunday morning because of the Democratic candidate’s political stance on abortion. -The Washington Post Guess sexual abuse by priests is ok. Makes me sick.
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Health & Happiness
Oct 29, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
If you believe in equal rights for women and are vs sexual abuse of men and women then you are cordially invited to join us at Me Too-Women and Mens Rights.
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News & Links
Oct 9, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
He grabbed my front from behind a tapestry at Mar a Lago. New book on Trump's sexcapades. For more on sexual abuse please join us at MeToo - Women's and Mens' Rights.
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General & Hellos
Oct 2, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by ChurchLess
A retired judge I worked with. The revelation that 71 Bridgeport Diocese priests molested 281 children over the last 66 years made it clear the diocese failed the victims. That was one takeaway from the yearlong investigation that Pullman & Comley ...
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Sexy Pics Alternate
Oct 1, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by OldMetalHead
Tattooed beauty
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News & Links
Sep 22, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by snytiger6
LINKIn Leaked Tape, Nunes Says Protecting Trump More Important Than Defending US - The Intellectualist
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News & Links
Sep 18, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by snytiger6
LINKGOP State Senator Arrested For Child Sexual Abuse, Child Porn
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General & Hellos
Sep 16, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
Trump says SCOTUS Kavanaugh is actually the one being targeted as new sexual abuse claims come forth. If you say The Woman Attacked is the Victim you are cordially invited to join us at Me Too - Womens and Mens Rights.
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Me Too - Women's Rights and Men's Rights
Sep 13, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
GOP's right winged conservative, Jim Jordan, could face a subpoena as part of Ohio State sexual abuse probe. Hope it happens?
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Me Too - Women's Rights and Men's Rights
Sep 5, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
Devos imposes record million fine on Michigan State system's failure to address sexual abuse in the Larry Nassar case. Betsy Devos did something positive? Agree/Disagree?
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General & Hellos
Aug 22, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by zblaze
LINKTwo former Jehovah's Witnesses recount sexual abuse by leaders
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General & Hellos
Aug 20, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by Triphid
You bloody little Beauty, Cardinal George " Paedo" Pell, prisoner 666, has LOST his appeal against his conviction for Child Sexual Abuse. The 3rd. Man in the Catholic Collegium lost on a 2 to 1 verdict and now it will be back in prison to serve out ...
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Me Too - Women's Rights and Men's Rights
Aug 8, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
Nearly 700 men, alleged victims of sexual abuse by their leaders, are suing the Boy Scouts.
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Quotes
Aug 4, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by Marionville
When we seek to discover the best in others, we somehow bring out the best in ourselves........William Arthur Ward.
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Me Too - Women's Rights and Men's Rights
Jul 24, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by AnonySchmoose
“Big Little Lies” Season 2 Was a Metaphor for Power in Hollywood in the MeToo Era..............................................................................................................................................The...
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Photography
Jul 16, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by MissKathleen
My niece and I took the train ride into the Royal Gorge yesterday. There were times when it would have been possible to touch the steep, towering walls. I took a few photos and there are a couple short videos posted on my fb page.
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General & Hellos
Jul 15, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by snytiger6
Homoseexuality is natural. Religion is unnatural.
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General & Hellos
Jul 11, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by snytiger6
LINKBorder Patrol Kicked, Punched Migrant Children, Threatened Some With Sexual Abuse, ACLU Alleges
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General & Hellos
Jul 8, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKPERVERSION of JUSTICE A decade before MeToo, a multimillionaire sex offender from Florida got the ultimate break.
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Confessions of a Recovering Baptist
Jun 27, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by anonymous
Phoenix area, where 109 Catholic clerks have been accused. This is nothing new, or limited to one specific faith.
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Jun 25, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by OldGoat43
MICHIGAN... Governor Whitmer signs $28.8M mid-year budget bills, vetoes audit LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has signed a $28.8 million mid-year spending bill to help ensure an accurate 2020 census count, implement voter-approved ...
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General & Hellos
Jun 24, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by UrsiMajor
California bill requires priests to report all sexual abuse to authorities
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General & Hellos
Jun 23, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKICE Detention Center Says It’s Not Responsible for Staff's Sexual Abuse of Detainees | American Civil Liberties Union
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General & Hellos
Jun 12, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by ToolGuy
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General & Hellos
Jun 8, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by snytiger6
LINKOhio St. leaders knew of former doctor's abuse
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General & Hellos
Jun 3, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by snytiger6
LINKCatholic Bishop Who Ignored Child Sexual Abuse Says LGBT Pride Events Are "Harmful For Children" - Joe.My.God.
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Family & Parenting
May 28, 2019May 2019

Posted by birdingnut
An Orthodox Jewish organization released a powerful video campaign about sexual abuse that should be required viewing for anyone affiliated with a faith community. In the video, a mother, father and teenage daughter are attempting to report sexual ...
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Jewish by Culture
May 28, 2019May 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
An Orthodox group releases brave PSA video about sexual abuse. Here's why. This took chutzpah?
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Me Too - Women's Rights and Men's Rights
May 28, 2019May 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
An Orthodox Jewish group releases a brave psa video about sexual abuse - Here's why. This is extreme for this community. How many other groups have the guts (chutzpah) to do it?
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General & Hellos
May 23, 2019May 2019

Posted by zblaze
LINKPolish Catholic Church expects 'wave' of child sex abuse reports after release of film on paedophilia
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Me Too - Women's Rights and Men's Rights
May 17, 2019May 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
I just changed the name of this group to Me Too-Women's Rights and Men's Rights. More and more men's sexual abuse is coming into the forefront, making mainstream news. I just want to let all victims know they are welcome here. This group will ...
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General & Hellos
May 17, 2019May 2019

Posted by KKGator
Jim Jordan, Republican Congressman from Ohio, MUST RESIGN. Flood his office with messages. Demand his resignation. He KNEW young men were being abused by Strauss and he did NOTHING. His denials are bullshit. "There are currently several lawsuits ...
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General & Hellos
May 14, 2019May 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
Congrats to Me Too/Women's Rights. We just hit a milestone of 220. Women, men and others who believe in equality for all regardless of sexual orientation, women controlling their own bodies, and protection from sexual abuse are invited to join us.
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General & Hellos
May 13, 2019May 2019

Posted by Coffeeman
If the virgin Mary sat on a modern day psychiatrist's couch.... He would say she has repressed memories of sexual abuse, because she is pregnant and doesn't remember having sex. He would also say that she is schizophrenic because she is seeing ...
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visual art
May 10, 2019May 2019

Posted by AnonySchmoose
New discovery! A mysterious unknown painting within the famous painting: "Girl Reading a Letter at an Open Window" created by Johannes Vermeer in 1657–59 was uncovered when some blank wall paint was removed. The image is a framed smaller painting...
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Music Fans
May 9, 2019May 2019

Posted by Lilac-JadeCanada
I love this song
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General & Hellos
May 9, 2019May 2019

Posted by IAJO163
LINK‘Shoot them!’: Trump laughs off a supporter’s demand for violence against migrants
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