Category: Concepts

Judy Finnigan sparks outrage over Ched Evans rape comments – ITV News

Convicted rapist Ched Evans may be returning to professional football on his release from prison. Whilst discussing the issues surrounding whether someone should be able to return to their career after prison, Finnigan reportedly said of the rape: ‘He didn’t cause any bodily harm to the person’ and that the victim ‘had far too much to drink’. Judy Finnigan sparks outrage… Read more →

Missing children – hidden victims?

Interesting opinion piece on Missing White Woman Syndrome – why do some missing children receive greater media attention than others? A child is reported missing in the UK every 3 minutes. Every one matters as much as Alice Gross – Abi Wilkinson – Mirror Online. Read more →

Child sexual exploitation in Rotherham: full report

In August 2014, an Independent Inquiry was published into serious failures linked with the abuse of more than 1400 children in Rotherham (in Yorkshire, UK). Unsurprisingly, this attracted a lot of media attention. You can read the full report here, and make your own mind up about the mistakes and lessons learned: Pay particular attention to instances of victim… Read more →