Justice and injustice have their own zones The huge mega-brothels conveniently situated near European international airports have hundreds of young girls trapped as prostitutes. Prostitution has been legalised in most European countries and, while this protects European Union women who have freely chosen to be sex workers from harassment and abuse and gives them rights, it gives little or no protection, medical help, or human rights guarantees to undocumented migrants.
THE CONFLICT IN GAZA by Fr. Shay Cullen 28 July 2014 The death toll is at least 1,360 Palestinians killed, mostly civilians, women and children, and hundreds more have been injured. 58 Israelis killed, 56 soldiers, 2 of them civilians. 16 Palestinians were killed when an Israeli shell hit a UN school where 3000 refugees were sheltering. UN Secretary […]
Douglas Slade confessing to bribing court officials Douglas Slade, 73, a British national was brought to trial for alleged child abuse of boys in Angeles City, Philippines in 1996. In an ITN documentary he describes how the case could be settled with bribes. He was eventually acquitted under suspicious circumstances a year later. see video on preda.org (see other news reports below) […]
Over 500 children found at vermin-infested shelter in Mexico The raid was ordered after more than 50 complaints were filed against Verduzco for holding people against their will.
Kumbakonam: Ten jailed for India school fire which killed 94 Some 200 children, between eight and 10 years, were trapped in a classroom and eyewitnesses said that before they could leave, the roof fell on them like a ball of fire, blocking their escape down the one narrow staircase.
Nigeria Kano blast: Boko Haram blamed for six deaths Meanwhile the government says a 10-year-old girl with a suicide belt has been arrested in a neighbouring state.
How many men are paedophiles? By Wesley Stephenson BBC News The Pope was recently reported to have said that about 2% of Catholic clergy are paedophiles. But how does this compare to society as a whole – is it more or less than average? As soon as you give this question a moment’s thought, you realise that it’s not going […]