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"There is a culture that must be changed, of which those of us who love, admire and commit ourselves to the Church… https://t.co/TYmFOPV0y2

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"The Church has known about abuse for a long time & kept it hidden. What will get their attention is the huge lawsu… https://t.co/dVJbFQORT6

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"Children will be better protected if the hierarchy do penance - take off their purple socks and wear bits of sackc… https://t.co/B9ElJTGB2V

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"The confessional has trivialised what sexual abuse is by waving a hand and saying 'you're forgiven'" @debien_noel… https://t.co/doD6ITUV8o

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"A responsible priest would say, 'I can't absolve you until I'm convinced you're sorry & have taken steps to amend'… https://t.co/cK5HPKi109

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"After all the relief & validation, people whose lives have been destroyed walk away and the past is still with the… https://t.co/ynx0d88sDr

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"The biggest problem victims have had is the lack of belief + validation. It's extremely damaging, sometimes more d… https://t.co/Vkbae0Z5kb

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"#RoyalCommission has left Catholics discombobulated. It has blown out of the water forever the normal defenses of… https://t.co/HfUuvFf8rK

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Tonight #TheDrum’s delving into the final report from the #RoyalCommission into Institutional Responses to Child Se… https://t.co/OCyVKAdlff

@bairdjulia Julia Baird @bairdjulia

Given the high rate of sexual abuse of children in out-of-home care, this sharp rise in the number of kids in this… https://t.co/UUstxQVUeY

@bairdjulia Julia Baird @bairdjulia

Another important finding at the #RoyalCommission - the need to keep decent records of child safety (or lack thereo… https://t.co/czRb7Uv1Vj

@bairdjulia Julia Baird @bairdjulia

On average, men who have survived sexual abuse take five years longer to disclose it than women do, according to… https://t.co/lDvLmW0TVK

@bairdjulia Julia Baird @bairdjulia

CRUCIAL: these factors can reduce the likelihood of a child being abused, according to #RoyalCommission Report. https://t.co/CGWsNKHvYc

CRUCIAL: these factors can reduce the li...

@bairdjulia Julia Baird @bairdjulia

Do not assume that men who molest kids have a long standing sexual preference for children: Royal Commission Into I… https://t.co/dbnyazw74l

@bairdjulia Julia Baird @bairdjulia

NEW: The Royal Commission into child sexual abuse has recommended religious ministers be required to report knowled… https://t.co/HClGNarn7z

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"The next big mountain to climb is redress." @PaulBongiorno says churches can't be allowed to 'get back to business… https://t.co/zSJgezlL9M

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"The head of the churches knew. The lie through their teeth when they say they didn't." @RevBillCrews is grateful f… https://t.co/rI1DGMhGF4

@aihw AIHW @aihw

Specialist Homelessness Services agencies provided 23.4 million days of support and 6.9 million nights of accommoda… https://t.co/hEsHi8LQfz

@toddsampsonOz todd sampson @toddsampsonOz

For all those receiving their #HSC scores today it’s worth noting - I’ve hired 100s of successful people as a CEO &… https://t.co/GqpeUrXkUn

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"When there is #domesticviolence, there is always booze involved. The other is gambling. They are two things that g… https://t.co/9s1K8jBs55

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"A more nuanced understanding of what #domesticviolence is & how it manifests in different cultures & types of rela… https://t.co/K88vKOhyi9

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"40% of the #homeless people we see are women, & most of them are women escaping #domesticviolence. It's becoming a… https://t.co/3GVjNCnhDP

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"It's not only a sin, it is criminal, & I think Australians would expect right now the Govt to implement all the re… https://t.co/rtcinMn4xo

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"Unless they’re made to hurt financially, nothing will change. They have to be made to hurt financially"… https://t.co/SzGZGObqQ3

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"Things like this [child abuse] are still happening in dark places like Manus and Nauru. #CARoyalComm didn't really… https://t.co/fH04PWa3YK

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"There are some bishops who are hoping things get back to business. That can't be allowed to happen. The momentum o… https://t.co/oPFppR06kO

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“Most victims had to keep quiet about the abuse because often they would be punished for telling ‘lies’ about impor… https://t.co/NK09302DCf

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"Kids were telling me stories 40 yrs ago. Authorities were trying to get me to shut up. All of them knew. The head… https://t.co/w2F0ssFBy2

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Tonight #TheDrum’s discussing the #CARoyalComm, latest #homelessness figures from @aihw + the significance of HSC r… https://t.co/I5kk65iGTG

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"It's too easy for politicians to get away w/ outrageous behaviour." @FarrellPF says we need stronger accountabilit… https://t.co/ya7PmtEvUZ

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