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Tag Archives: Sexual assault
Broadchurch: Series three, episode two
The overall daftness of this drama jars with the naturalistic scenes of victim Trish talking about her ordeal. Are there really no normal, non-shifty men in all of Broadchurch?
Broadchurch: Series three, episode one
It’s a solid start, but I’m not sure we can trust Chris Chibnall not to deliver a ludicrous conclusion to a story about violent sexual assault.
National Treasure, Episode 4: A wasted opportunity from start to finish
Robbie Coltrane gets through all four episodes without conveying a single human emotion on his face – give that man a Bafta!
National Treasure, Episode 3: An accuser finally speaks
Finally we hear from one of Finchley’s accusers – and are given a break all from that distractingly artsy camera work.
National Treasure, Episode 2: The Finchleys really need to buy some curtains
Flashbacks, visual cliches and caricatures in episode two of the wildly over-hyped drama.
The case against Cliff Huxtable (and other fathers who take a prurient interest in their daughters’ lives)
He played a protector on TV but is alleged to have been a predator in real life … but are the differences between Bill Cosby and his creation Cliff Huxtable really so pronounced?
Calling men like Adam Johnson paedophiles doesn’t help teenage girls
If predators like Johnson are to be caught and prosecuted then we need to be able to recognise the dynamics involved in his crimes and others like them.
Bill Cosby’s betrayal of black Americans is unforgivable
THINGS aren’t looking good for Bill Cosby. As rape and sexual assault allegations against the entertainer mount up, more and more institutions are severing their ties with him and withdrawing honours bestowed on him. Last week he resigned from a university board of trustees, the US Navy revoked his status as an honorary petty officer,Continue reading “Bill Cosby’s betrayal of black Americans is unforgivable”