Our anonymous writer discusses why it’s important not to suffer in silence
Tag Archives | abuse
On 30th of June five people in Amite, Louisiana were arrested for forcing a young woman who has autism to live in the backyard of their home. The local sheriffs spotted the 22-year-old woman wandering around the back garden, covered with bug bites. She was malnourished, meaning that she was weak because she hadn’t eaten […]
There has been an 80% increase in the reporting of child sex offences within the last four years. This is according to the children’s charity NSPCC. The National Police Chiefs’ Council states that one of the factors behind this has been Internet related. Statistics from 38 out of 43 police forces suggest the Internet was […]
Women’s issues have always been taboo – but it seems to me that the nature of that taboo has changed recently. Once, you didn’t mention it because it was a source of shame: if women were being abused it was their fault, they were being ‘provocative’, they were ‘letting it happen’ because they were ‘weak’, […]
Young people look up to adults as role models. Young people will do as adults ‘do’, not as adults ‘say’. Choose your actions wisely.
Angela Mascolo identity is shaped by Italian roots, British influences and by the city...
Kemi Williams talks about her experiences dealing with her sexuality
Julia Shikunta discusses why you need blood, sweat and tears to succeed
Joe Marshall discovers what Haringey Shed have been up to over the summer
Joe Marshall on an immigrant's disillusionment with the American dream
Exposure finds out more about careers in the police force
Julia Shikunta reports on why young people should develop a positive relationship with technology
Alicia Partner on how bereavement has made her a courageous teenager