Agudath Israel, along with the Catholic Church, lobbies against a bill that would provide more legal tools to child sexual abuse survivors. Why?
He was a doctor within the “Colonia Dignidad” sect, which tortured members and critics.
“We seek both justice and compassion as our tradition demands,” a letter from the synagogue reads.
Just talking about sexual abuse in our Orthodox community it isn’t enough — we have to be brave enough to do something about it.
Almost exactly two years ago, I basically left my local Jewish community.
Why can’t the religious right understand that it is wrong to stand with child molesters and the institutions that enabled them?
The act has faced some opposition from religious bodies, but has also been championed by grassroots Jewish groups.
Rabbis and advocates now believe that the victim comes first.
Israel is prosecuting an Eritrean woman for child abuse after she performed a circumcision on her toddler son.
Anne Webb reviews ‘Who Gave You Permission,’ the memoir of a child sexual-abuse survivor from Melbourne’s Chabad community.