Latest Childhood Sexual Abuse Headline 04/07/16

By CHERI ROBERTS for Sickness of Silence April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and Sexual Assault Awareness Month April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and Sexual Assault Awareness Month and so I thought it fitting to address this issue, but specifically as sex abuse concerns children. This isn’t the first time I’ve written about this … More Latest Childhood Sexual Abuse Headline 04/07/16

America’s Truckers Take on Human Trafficking

By CHERI ROBERTS for Sickness of Silence If you think drugs are the most lucrative criminal activity in this country, think again. Human trafficking ties drug trafficking as a $32 billion per year global industry including child sex trafficking. In America 100,000 to 300,000 underage girls are actively being sold for sex. Minor victims are sold an average … More America’s Truckers Take on Human Trafficking

Latest Child Sexual Abuse Headlines 03/01/2016

Top Vatican cardinal says senior clergy lied about child sexual abuse ROME/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian Cardinal George Pell, the highest-ranking Vatican official to testify on systemic sexual abuse of children by clergy in the Roman Catholic Church, on Monday said senior clergy lied to him to cover up abuse in the 1970s. The Vatican’s treasurer … More Latest Child Sexual Abuse Headlines 03/01/2016

Is there a Sex Doll with Your Face on it? (NSFW or children)

Originally posted on Challenging the Rhetoric:
By CHERI ROBERTS for Challenging the Rhetoric Yesterday’s blow-up dolls have given way to today’s silicone clones created to be extremely life-like right down to the last feature, but what if the features were your own? The sex doll industry is booming and we should all be paying attention whether we are…

It’s Bigger than Best Picture: Oscar Winner Spotlight

By Cheri Roberts for Sickness of Silence Each year the glitterati turn out while Americans tune-in to our version of the high school prom, the Oscars. We ask who wore what, who sat with who, who reacted badly to a non-win … did Kanye ambush someone here too? The Academy Awards are a glutenous staple to … More It’s Bigger than Best Picture: Oscar Winner Spotlight

Round Table Panel of Survivors and Experts Take on Child Sexual Abuse

Tonight on #SOS we will specifically be discussing child sexual abuse (CSA) by educators in the school systems; child dolls for pedophiles; child abuse imagery aka child pornography; and the before during and after emotional impact on the victim/survivor. As always, because the 2-hour panel is comprised of both survivors and experts on the subject … More Round Table Panel of Survivors and Experts Take on Child Sexual Abuse

Latest Child Sexual Abuse Headlines for 02/04/16

Stratford man jailed for possessing 178 disks containing child sexual abuse images A Stratford man who had 178 disks containing graphic child sexual abuse images showed no remorse or understanding of the impact of his actions on the victims in the material. Wayne Kerry Sowerby, 45, was jailed for 18 months when he appeared for … More Latest Child Sexual Abuse Headlines for 02/04/16

Latest Child Sexual Abuse Headlines 01/18/2016

Archdiocese of Seattle publishes names of child-sex abusers SEATTLE (AP) — The Archdiocese of Seattle has published a list of 77 child-sex abusers who served or lived in Western Washington over the past several decades. Seattle Archbishop J. Peter Sartain apologized for the actions by the nearly all-male list of priests, brothers and deacons, and … More Latest Child Sexual Abuse Headlines 01/18/2016

Privilege and Pedophilia

By CHERI ROBERTS, for Sickness of Silence and Challenging the Rhetoric While corporate media has been quite vocal about the Jared Fogle child-rape case, little more than crickets have been heard about the AP’s investigation into military incarcerations. According to the AP report, ” … AP investigation found the single largest category of inmates in military prisons to be child sex offenders.” A whopping 61% … More Privilege and Pedophilia