child abuse


The new scientific silence on child-adult sex and the age of consent

Mark Regnerus | 29 September 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: child abuse, consent, sociology


I’m a pediatrician: how transgender ideology has infiltrated my field

Michelle A. Cretella | 06 July 2017 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: child abuse, gender reassignment, transgender


Gender ideology harms children

Quentin Van Meter , Paul McHugh and Michelle A. Cretella | 29 March 2016 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: child abuse, gender ideology, sexual development, sexual orientation, transgenderism


Another child abuse scandal in the making?

Helena Adeloju | 02 June 2015 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: Australia, child abuse, same-sex marriage, stolen generation


Child abuse and mental illness

Nicole M. King | 02 May 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child abuse, mental health, parents


Presumption of innocence no guarantee of justice

Michael Salter | 05 February 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: child abuse, presumption of innocence, Woody Allen
One of Hollywood's favourite directors vehemently denies allegations of child abuse. Should we believe him?


The new silence which is destroying our kids

Jeremy Sammut | 30 January 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Australia, broken families, child abuse, divorce, single motherhood
Why are politicians and the media ignoring the cause of most child abuse: the breakdown of the traditional family?


Early Childhood experts say genes hold clues to child abuse

William West | 18 November 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child abuse, epigenetics, parenting
Canadian experts say genetic research offers clues for reducing the impact of abuse on children.


Enslavement of children, right under our noses

Carolyn Moynihan | 02 February 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child abuse, prostitution, slavery
Human trafficking is on the rise and in the US, roughly half the victims are children. Where's the big campaign to stop this?


Ignoring child abuse is now a crime in NZ

Carolyn Moynihan | 21 September 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child abuse, New Zealand
It seems incredible that any adult would stand by and let a little child be seriously abused, not just once or twice but regularly, yet it happens.


Is allowing too many Twinkies child abuse?

Mariette Ulrich | 01 August 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child abuse, obesity, parenting
Should parents of morbidly obese children lose custody of their children? Yes, argue some medical experts. They recommend that in some extreme cases, foster care is the most ethical path to take.


Behind mothers who abuse, an absence of marriage

Carolyn Moynihan | 04 July 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child abuse, cohabitation, motherhood
Among the most distressing news stories are those featuring mothers suspected, accused or convicted of killing their children or of standing by while their infants were fatally abused.


Child abuse declines, even during recession

Carolyn Moynihan | 26 August 2010 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child abuse, recession
Contrary to what might have been expected during an economic recession, child abuse declined in the United States in 2008 compared to 2007, official data shows.


Troubling theories about childhood innocence

Carolyn Moynihan | 15 June 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: child abuse, child development, education, homosexuality
Sexuality engineers may be coming to a childcare centre near you.


Parents flout smacking ban

Carolyn Moynihan | 07 April 2010 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child abuse, parenting, smacking
Here is a little update on New Zealand’s anti-smacking law. Although it has been illegal since June 2007 to smack a child for the purpose of correction, a new poll shows that people are smacking their kids anyway and three out of four want the law changed.


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