Debunking myths about rape and domestic violence

The irrefutable facts of domestic violence in Australia There’s a persistent view, particularly among men who feel under attack by feminists, that anyone who talks about gendered violence is demonising men. And that in doing so, not only are they are factually incorrect, they’re also deliberately ignoring male victims. The problem with this is that […]... Read More

Rejection leads to brutal knife attack

From the annals of the NotHowNewsIsEverReported Herald… A young man is in critical condition in hospital today after a brutal stabbing in OurTown’s streets last night. NotHowNewsIsEverReported Herald understands the alleged victim had been out drinking with friends before the attack, and insisted on walking home alone, clad only in shorts and a tight-fitting t-shirt, […]... Read More

“Why are you fucking ignoring me? I’m your boss. Show some respect” Sound consensual to you?

Yesterday The Age reported on a Melbourne law firm being sued for sexual harassment, after a senior lawyer “allegedly sent a female colleague photos of his erect penis and continuously bombarded her with unwelcome, sexually explicit text messages”. The Age quoted some of the texts he allegedly sent: “I find you seriously hot … I’m […]... Read More

Daily Life: Character references for sex offenders

Convicted sex offenders present character references in court. The purpose is to tell the judge what standing the offender had in the community before he committed the offence. They’re presented as evidence but they’re almost never tested in court the way any other evidence is. Because “he’s such a nice guy”. Full article on Daily […]... Read More