Well, another week, another shot to the national solar plexus. This week, the UK tried to move past Theresa May and the federales raided aunty’s drawer. Hooray.
What a week. George Pell experienced jail food, Donald Trump finally went to Vietnam and our media lost a true heavyweight.
The Pell case was much more than vindication for his victims, it also highlighted the depths the rest of the country can stoop to.
Speaking from experience, a TBS reader explains how the public vitriol against the church made it harder for him to speak out as a victim.
According to the prosecution, six criminal charges against Cardinal George Pell are set to be dropped.
Continuing the tradition of heralding Aussie mavericks, meet father Bob Maguire, the “Larrikin Priest” who fought the Catholic Church and created Open Family Australia.
Speaking from experience, a TBS reader explains how the public vitriol against paedophiles made it harder for him to speak out as a victim.
Innocent until proven otherwise, whatever Pell’s outcome, it must eliminate the society of abuse in the Catholic Church system – Rob Idol
The war of general opinion rages on this week with a wide range of combatants and a Trump/Pope title fight. Here at the TBS Current Affairs Desk, we’re taking all bets! | Rob Idol