Predatory podcast: Child sex abuse survivors unprotected by social media giants

Australian survivors of child sex attacks are being forced to personally scour the web for images of their abuse — and ask big tech to delete them. Technology companies don’t have an obligation to search for the material — only to remove it — leaving victims in a horrifying quandary. Associate Professor Michael Salter of … Read more

Man steals large dildo from Love Heart Adult Shop in Toowoomba

A kinky thief is on the run after pocketing a “very big” dildo from an adult store in regional Queensland. The Toowoomba Chronicle reported the owner of Love Heart Adult Shop owner arrived at the store on January 21 to find its “largest tester” missing. “It didn’t take long to track down where it went,” … Read more

Australian Peter Gerard Scully sentenced to 129 years in Philippine child sex abuse case

An Australian man has been sentenced to 129 years in a Philippine jail as part of a child sexual abuse case involving victims as young as 18 months, the prosecutor said Wednesday. It was the second conviction for Peter Gerard Scully, who is already serving a life sentence for an initial batch of charges involving … Read more

Ukraine forces uncover Russian torture chamber in Kharkiv, Pisky-Radkivski

WARNING: Confronting images Ukrainian investigators have made a horrific discovery in a formerly Russian-occupied village. Photos from Pisky-Radkivski in the Kharkiv region show a “torture chamber” described by Ukrainian forces a “a mini Auschwitz”. Among the horrors uncovered were pulled dentures, a gas mask with a smouldering rag, and sex toys. The disturbing find has … Read more

FIFO: Report into sexual assaults and harassment at mine sites tabled in parliament

A damning report into sexual assaults and harassment at mine sites has exposed shocking acts involving sex dolls and stalking. A damning report into sexual assault and harassment in Western Australia’s mining industry has recommended considering a workers’ register to prevent perpetrators from job-hopping after an inquiry revealed a culture of cover-ups. The 178-page report … Read more