Activists in Australia have notified me of a recent, successful liability case, regarding child sexual abuse that was filed against the Watchtower in that country; the case was mediated last month, so […]
Breaking News From Australia: Is This the First Successful Liability Case For Child Sex Abuse Filed Against the Watchtower?
On September 4, 2017, it was reported that Watchtower Australia had released new instructions for how elders in the congregations of Jehovah’s Witnesses in that country are to handle child sex abuse […]
Many countries in the world have laws that expressly prohibit the production, distribution, possession, and viewing of child pornography.¹ In the United States, Title 18 of the United States Code (USC) spells out […]
At one recent convention of Jehovah’s Witnesses, a ten-year-old girl named Melody was trotted out onto the stage, to talk about her experience of being one of Jehovah’s Witnesses. The speaker noted […]
Last night I was a guest on a podcast for former Jehovah’s Witnesses, the B.A.D. JW Round Table Discussions. My time was limited, but we covered some information from the Australian Royal […]
Breaking News: The Australian Royal Commission Releases Recommendations for Dozens of New Laws to Protect Children From Child Sex Abuse!
This morning, “the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has released 85 recommendations aimed at reforming the Australian criminal justice system in order to provide a fairer response to […]
Jehovah’s Witnesses practice a severe form of shunning against those who are disfellowshipped [excommunicated], or who have disassociated themselves, meaning that they officially left the religion on their own. If any member […]