Murder is not romantic

The Daily Mail described a man stabbing a woman in the back more than 20 times as a “Romeo and Juliet style attack”, because nothing says romance like attempted murder. They picked up the phrase because the victim used it in a desperate attempt to take the knife from her attacker. It’s vile, but not surprising, that Betts […]... Read More

#FixedIt – a man murdered a woman and her children, his crime is the only story

Channel 7 (again), who seem to think a man choosing to murder women and children entitles them to pick through her life under sensationalised headlines. There’s two possible stories here: another man murders women and children, or systemic under resourcing and failed decision making at Families SA. Vilifying a murder victim is not a story, […]... Read More