Monthly Archives

November 2016

Child sexual abuse: The moon

  • 28th November 2016

“Jo log sucche raste par chalte hain unki sahayta bhagwan hamasha hii karta hei.” (People who take the right path –... Continue Reading

Child sexual abuse: On hope

  • 28th November 2016

Sexual abuse often is initiated by someone the child loves and trusts, which breaks trust and may result in the child... Continue Reading

Child sexual abuse: On seeing red

  • 28th November 2016

A few weeks ago, Jess sent me a song she wrote called “Six Years Old”. The refrain is about what the... Continue Reading

Child sexual abuse: On forgiveness

  • 28th November 2016

It is a funny thing, pride. It creates safe harbours of illusions, pandering to one’s need for security. It was with... Continue Reading

Child sexual abuse: The man in black

  • 28th November 2016

I still remember the first time I told my mother that I had been abused sexually as a child. I had... Continue Reading

A day in the life at a German refugee camp

  • 25th November 2016

“Do you know what his name means?” I asked Amara and Ivana. We had just finished serving breakfast at a temporary... Continue Reading

How Kailash Satyarthi helped me fulfil a childhood promise

  • 25th November 2016

“With the explosion we began to fall/ Be brave and live.” ~ Keiichi Matsumoto, passenger on the ill-fated Japanese airlines flight... Continue Reading

5 Things To Do If Your Partner Discloses He/She Was Sexually Abused As A Child

  • 25th November 2016

You may have just been told by your partner that he or she was sexually abused in childhood. You may have... Continue Reading

3 Signs Your Child Is Suffering From Sexual Abuse

  • 25th November 2016

As a parent, the last thing you would want to discover about your child is that he/she has been sexually abused,... Continue Reading

Kailash Satyarthi: The Transformative Power Of Anger

  • 25th November 2016

“So dear friends, sisters and brothers, again, as a Nobel Laureate, I am urging you to become angry. I am urging... Continue Reading