Tag Archives: abuse

Secret justice: the latest developments

I have previously written at length about the way in which the state continues to do its utmost to keep discussion of whether it is right for undercover police officers under wraps. Today’s developments – a ruling from the Appeal … Continue reading

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In (virtual) space – no-one can hear you scream

On saturday, a friend and i were subject to intimidation on the streets of Peterborough. Walking back to my car – a distance of little more than 200 yards – we were briefly followed and catcalled. But, not being raped … Continue reading

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Breaking news: the Greek trans community has had enough

After months of harassment and abuse at the hands of the Greek police, members of the Greek transgender community last night decided they had had enough. Details of what happened are still emerging. However, from contacts with the Greek Transgender … Continue reading

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Dealing with online abuse: some practical tips

So its back, once more, to online abuse, and just what you can do about it. Today, it’s a charming tweet from some online Neanderthal that has me thinking. (Trigger warnings: rape, abuse, violence discussed)

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Domestic violence: help needed

A temporary interlude during which it is once more business as usual, and help is needed in respect of a domestic violence case. This one is a friend of a friend, and someone who seems in need of a helping … Continue reading

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