Will South Africans Ever Be Shocked by Rape?

The BBC: At a time when Indians are re-examining their society in the light of a single, horrific incident of gang rape, South Africa seems numb – unable to muster much more than a collective shrug in the face of almost unbelievably grim statistics – seemingly far worse than India’s. Here almost 60,000 rapes are…

Sex Selection Abortion Behind India Rape Crisis?

National Review Online: India and the world were shocked and appalled by the vicious gang rape and subsequent death of an Indian medical student. Some are now asking whether the rape crisis that has so enraged India is partly the consequence of sex selection abortion. From a Time essay by Erika Christakis: Growing evidence suggests…

Police Act in Alleged Rape of Archbishop John Hepworth

Adelaide Now has the news.   In September last year, Archbishop Hepworth pub-licly revealed that he had allegedly been raped by Father Dempsey and two other priests  one of whom is now dead  over a period of 12 years from 1960, when he was in the seminary in Adelaide… Archbishop Hepworth yesterday said he had…

Mexico: Gunmen Attack Church Camp-Out

Toluca, Mexico – A gang of about a dozen armed people stormed into a church youth camp-out near Mexico City and went on an hours-long rampage of beatings, robberies and rape, authorities said Saturday. Seven girls were raped during the Friday attack and several campers were beaten, according to the state prosecutors office in Mexico State,…

Johan Kotze, What an Evil Husband!

Brutal and evil… … the man allegedly shot dead his 19-year-old son who walked in on his mother being gang-raped and mutilated by him and his workers in Modimolle. “It is alleged the husband confronted his estranged wife carrying a .22 rifle at her house on Tuesday around 17:00, accompanied by his three employees,” Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi…

No Substance Archbishop John Hepworth’s Rape Claim

There is no substance to a breakaway Anglican church leader’s claim to have been raped by a Catholic priest, Catholic Archbishop Philip Wilson says. So it in other words: Archbishop John Hepworth is lying. Traditional Anglican Communion Archbishop John Hepworth said earlier this year he had been the victim of violent rapes by three priests that began in…