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I suffered sexual abuse. I refuse to be ashamed any more | Roshi Fernando

PUBLISHED May 14, 2013
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Notably absent from the discussions about the recent abuse cases has been the voices of the victims. There is a reason for this: it is because the "victim" is seen as such. It is a difficult role: identify yourself, and you are immediately associated with a crime of a sexual nature. No one wants this placed on their head. You don't want to be judged by something that happened to your body, sometimes decades ago.

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