Artist Diane Goldie awakens to the fact that the 36-old-boyfriend she had at 13 was a pedophile and that she used sex to shield her from her pain throughout her life. Now, Diane is a 51-year-old feminist, asserting her visibility with her bold style. Click here to view more videos from the What’s Underneath Project.
“We have to protect the community against you. You are an absolute danger to society.” That’s what the magistrate said to the man convicted of raping twelve of his daughter’s friends (aged 10-12yrs) in George on the Garden Route. He was given 37 life sentences + 10 years which translates into 25 years before he’s eligible for parole. “You fetched them at school when their parents couldn’t, played games with them, organised sleepovers and took them to the beach. One girl described you as a father figure, while another said you were the ‘best father’ to her.” Read the full … ‘Click here to read full article…’
Disinformation, distortion and outright lies…this story took a very sinister turn this past week. Mark Allan’s most despicable tactic is taking something i say and then twisting it so that it’s evidence that i’m a bad person. If that were logical, then i’d be making an argument against myself which is, of course, ludicrous. It’s highly ironic considering my habit of being straight-up with my readers is his ‘source’ i.e. his ‘proof’ is my words used far out of context. There’s no third-party evidence or investigation. But on the internet, reading is often believing and few readers would take the … ‘Click here to read full article…’
THE BOOGEY MAN It’s night and the lights are out Teddy Bear, pleeasse hold my hand Hide beneath the covers SSSH – don’t make a noise Be very still We mustn’t let the Boogey Man know that we’re here or he’ll come and touch me in a horrible way Teddy Bear, you’re my bestest friend Did I do something wrong? Oh! Oh! He’s back and it smells like he’s been naughty He’s stolen Daddy’s aftershave again. PS: Originally, Teddy Bear was ‘Raggedy Anne’, a stuffed toy metaphor of the little girl. But with bears having become synonymous with child abuse … ‘Click here to read full article…’