While the Pell verdict has split the nation, scoring it as a win for our political station needs to stop.
The civil suit raised against George Pell is not an outlier, as the victims of the Catholic Church are now free to sue for damages.
While the judge may have ruled in Geoffrey Rush’s favour, the subtext is clear to those who come forward: the system will not protect you.
The #MeToo movement has changed the media landscape, however, it hasn’t exact reached our shores just yet.
The Catholic Church is facing yet more scandal, as members of the clergy are now coming forward with serious allegations of abuse.