Rape

On a recent day in New Zealand we were treated to the following news. A group of rapists who openly bragged about having pack sex with drugged or drunk underage […]

This morning the New Zealand Association of Psychotherapists delivered an open letter to the Minister for ACC asking him to explain and justify the proposed changes to ACC’s sensitive claims […]

The Australian and many other sources report that Austereo has suspended 2Day FM hosts Kyle Sandilands and Jackie O and their show indefinitely for their revictimisation of a 14 year-old […]

From the Department of Whiskey Tango Foxtrot, this story from Australia: Austereo’s Kyle and Jackie O Show sparked the controversy this morning when the 14-year-old girl revealed on air that […]

Watching the watchers

Via Eric Crampton, of all people (his “interesting” sidebar is, well, interesting, and incidentally his co-fisk of the BERL booze report is brutal), the news that (in US prisons, at […]

The Sharks Sex Saga continues. Tania Boyd, the victim’s former workmate says the victim bragged about “bedding” players, and goes on: It was definitely consensual, absolutely. She is saying she […]

What David Garrett really thinks

I’m guessing most of the country has moved on from this issue, but last week I suggested that vto post his email reply from Garrett on the `creature comforts’ issue. […]

Between even more travelling for work than usual and a cold I’ve been a bit beyond writing, although my list of half written posts has grown :)  Of everything that’s […]