LONDON - A Mexican journalist who was arrested and threatened after exposing a pedophile ring is to receive a major writing prize. Writers’ charity PEN says Lydia Cacho is the recipient of its International Writer of Courage Prize, which goes to writers persecuted for their beliefs…..
A Mexican journalist who was arrested and threatened after exposing a pedophile ring is to receive a major writing prize. Writers’ charity PEN says Lydia Cacho is the recipient of its International Writer of Courage Prize, which goes to writers persecuted for… Arts - Writers Resources - Lydia Cacho - Journalist - Organizations….
# criminals Just in time for Pope Benedict ‘s taxpayer-funded trip to Britain, a Channel 4 investigation shows that at least 14 priests who have served time for molesting children remain in the clergy, and some even made it into the Church’s yearbook. More »….
DUBLIN: The number of victims of child sex abuse seeking help in Ireland more than doubled after the release of two landmark reports on pedophile Roman Catholic clerics, a leading charity said Wednesday. The announcement by One in Four, which provides support for victims, comes as Pope Benedict XVI prepares to visit Scotland and England amid protest….
BRUSSELS—Belgium’s Catholic Church sought Monday to heal deep wounds caused to victims of pedophile priests, vowing to listen to those hurt by a scandal that has caused “much pain” to Pope Benedict XVI…..
Police in California are warning people to keep their kids away from places or people sporting a cartoon mascot known as Pedobear. Pedobear is a meme — or Internet phenomenon — featuring a goofy cartoon bear, which originated on the anonymous forum 4Chan.[…]….
An unprecedented top tier Vatican inquiry into the Church’s handling of clerical sex abuse cases in Ireland , known officially as an “apostolic visitation,’ will shortly visit Irish Catholic dioceses and orders of priests and nuns, where it will be headed by the former archbishop Cormac Murphy O’Connor…..
# memes Pedobear is a meme featuring a cute cartoon bear who pops up wherever people are being creepy about kids on the Internet. Cops in California don’t understand this, and have issued a hilarious warning about Pedobear. More »….
DALLAS, Sept. 12 (UPI) — Critics say they want the Boy Scouts of America to open their “perversion files” for public scrutiny and academic and law enforcement education on pedophilia. Boy Scouts of America - Scout - Pedophilia - Recreation - Gay Lesbian and Bisexual….
Since the Fringe began last week, I’ve seen shows on pedophile parents, terminally-ill miners, murdered teens, failing seniors and brave cancer patients. That’s a load that can make your heart heavy, so it was a real pleasure to simply enjoy Anne-Marie Woods’ The Fringe Show — Live and Fully Improvised! The show consists of several segments including Woods’ “therapy session”, a comic riff on …….
Belgian judges have ruled invalid truckloads of evidence seized by police in raids probing pedophile scandals within the country’s Catholic church. An appeals court ordered that the material - on hundreds of individual investigations conducted by an internal church commission - be returned, with prosecutors unable to use it. The Primate of Belgium, Andre-Joseph Leonard (pictured), said after the …….
The lawyers filed papers Wednesday outlining requests for depositions from Cardinal William Levada and others. Levada, archbishop of Portland from 1986-95, now heads the office that defrocks pedophile priests…..
Two more former Humboldt County altar boys on Thursday filed lawsuits against the Catholic Diocese of Santa Rosa, claiming they were molested by an Irish priest who was assigned to their Eureka parish in the 1980s despite being identified as a pedophile…..