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Speaking the Truth

Nov 22, 2017

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I’ve heard it too many times in the past few months. In the wake of the stories from Seattle’s ex-mayor Ed Murray to Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein to actor Kevin Spacey to comedian Louis C.K. to Alabama judge Roy Moore and whoever is next, the same maddening question eventually surfaces, “Why did the accuser wait all these years to speak up about being sexually abused?” ...

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Begging for Help

Jul 12, 2017

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Perhaps we will come to see that treatment of those whose world is shaky and confusing is not only the compassionate, but the most helpful action to take. And perhaps in the future, when suffering individuals who struggle with complex mental and emotional difficulties call out for help, they will receive the support and care they need to live a healthier life.

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Most of us hold a worldview that life should be fair and justice should be served. There is a sort of symmetry and balance to this belief that many of us take for granted. We want to believe that the world we live in is a just place. For adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse the world is, however, not a just place. The moment a child is sexually violated he or she finds out immediately that there is no justice in their world. There is no explanation, no logic, no sense to be made, and certainly no fairness when a child’s sense of safety and trust is shattered.... So what, exactly, does justice mean for adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse? . . .

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