Posts Tagged ‘Virginia Saldanha’

Catholic women’s group upset Vatican ignored sexual abuse against women

Thursday, June 10th, 2021
sexual abuse against women

The Catholic Women’s Council (CWC) has expressed disappointment the Vatican’s revised laws omit any mention of clerical sexual abuse against women. The Vatican published a heavily revised set of laws on June 1. The change promoted the investigation of allegations of clerical sexual abuse, particularly of minors, and to establish punishment for offenders. “While the Read more

Uphill struggle against misogyny in India

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

My heart grieved after reading the story of the young American woman who was stabbed to death by her Indian husband of five months, who subsequently killed himself. It grieves for all the young girls who are forced to remain subdued because of the threat of rape or sexual violence – abuse explained by some Read more