Tag Archive: boys can be abused too

A family in the dark: the vicious effects of domestic violence – Women’s Web

When a child is brought up in an environment of abuse, what impact does it have on a young mind? The effects of domestic violence can be vicious and long-running. Click here to read… Continue reading

Nude – Aditi

I’d had too much wine all in the name of celebration and the joyous bobbing heads surrounding me along with the loud thumping music made me nauseous. However one face was still clear… Continue reading

Boys Don’t Cry – Deepa Ranganathan

A male victim of child sex abuse is burdened, not only by the abuse and everything that it brings, but also by being a ‘victim’ – a position traditionally reserved for women. Anuja… Continue reading

To Sum it up – 3

Sheetal pulled at her uncle’s hand as she watched her favorite cartoon channel. He was sitting on the bed, a few feet away from the TV, and holding her as she stood between… Continue reading

Guard your sons too says Monika

I think its a inherit part of our culture which makes us believe that boys are above all this. We as a society don’t want to handle the CSA issue because for us the… Continue reading

Protecting Boys from CSA by Sue

He has been born a boy in a world where he is expected to let go of my protection much sooner than a sister of his would, where he is expected to deal… Continue reading