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Fresh update on "assault" discussed on Red Eye Radio
"As to how the extent of it mind infrastructure project as well as how we pay for the plan calls for raising the corporate Income tax to find the $2.3 trillion in spending, which many Republicans publicly opposed. Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein facing sex assault charges in California is fighting efforts to send him West is 59 year old, appearing via video from a jail near Buffalo of Monday. Weinstein has been appealing is 2020 conviction for sexually assaulting a former production assistant and raping an aspiring actress. California's criminal case charges him with attacking five women from 2004 to 2013. It includes nine counts of various sex assault charges. Weinstein has nine having non consensual sex with anyone. Christie Mae. Oh,.
Weinstein challenges extradition to face California charges
"Harvey Weinstein is fighting efforts to have him tried in California on sexual assault charges the convicted disgraced producer made his bones by becoming a Hollywood mogul now Harvey Weinstein is trying to avoid a trip to California to face the sexual charges that were included in a recently unveiled indictment his attorneys have filed an appeal based on a paper work technicality in the case a judge has granted the request for hearing now set for April thirtieth however the judge rejected a request by wind Steen to grant what his lawyers called a humanitarian delay to let Weinstein have procedures done to both his eyes and his teeth once then it's been charged in California with assaulting five women in Los Angeles and Beverly hills from two thousand and four to twenty thirteen as he did in the trial that led to his conviction and current prison term Weinstein has maintained his innocence and contends that any sexual activity was consensual I'm Oscar wells Gabriel
Fresh update on "assault" discussed on Coast to Coast AM with George Noory
"Day. It'll be replaced by two smaller vaccination sites run by L. A County. One will be at the College of the Canyons and Santa Clarita. The other will be at Palmdale Oasis Park Recreation Center, officials say an explosion at a house in North Hollywood was not caused by a natural gas leak. The L. A City fire department says firefighters did find evidence of a marijuana grow with the House. Last night's explosion severely damaged the house and leveled its garage. Two men got seriously hurt. One got burned. The second guy had to be dug out of the debris. Ah Korea, man from Lake Forest has been arrested for allegedly attacking an Asian woman. And in Irvine Police Lieutenant Bill Bingham says the woman was parked near her home Thursday afternoon when she says she saw Michael re standing outside her window holding a gun re ordered the female into the back seat. And there's a that time that he sexually battered the victims is. The woman yelled for help when she saw a maintenance worker and Reid took off. He was arrested at his home a few hours later believe that retarded the victim because he thought that she was White detective say the assault appears to have been meant as payback for increasing hate crimes against Asian people. A teacher in San Marcos has found herself in the viral spotlight. High school teacher Alyssa Pierrot told her students on a zoom calls. She's sick of parents trying to tell educators how to do their jobs. If your parent wants to come talk to me.
Odds of Leaving Military Double After Sexual Assault
"Floyd staff. Groups who experienced sexual trauma are more likely to leave the service early. That's according to a report released this spring by the RAND Corporation. Carson Frame of Texas Public Radio has more on how sex crimes impact military readiness. The rand surveyors found that sexual assault double the odds that a service member would separate the term for leaving the military within 28 months. Meanwhile, sexual harassment was associated with roughly 8% of all separations during the same time period. Andrew Morale is a behavioral scientist with the Rand corporation. We all know I think that sexual assault sexual harassment has tremendous costs to the individuals involved in it. But Think less attention has been paid to what the institutional costs are Moral says most of those who separated did so by choice, often sacrificing
Fresh update on "assault" discussed on AP 24 Hour News
"Is fighting efforts to have him tried in California on sexual assault charges. The convicted disgrace producer made his bones by becoming a Hollywood mogul. Now, Harvey Weinstein is trying to avoid a trip to California to face the sexual charges that were included in a recently unveiled indictment. His attorneys have filed an appeal based on a paperwork technicality in the case, and the judge has granted the request for hearing now set for April 30th. However, the judge rejected a request by one stain to grant what his lawyers call a humanitarian delay. Let Weinstein have procedures done to both his eyes and his teeth. Once in, has been charged in California, with assaulting five women in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills from 2000 and 4 to 2013, as he did in the trial that led to his conviction and current prison term. Weinstein has maintained his innocence and contends that any sexual activity was consensual. Moscow Wells Gabriel AP News I'm to.
Virginia Police Officer Fired After Assaulting a U.S. Army Officer
"Town in Southeast Virginia says it's fired a police officer. He's one of two accused of pepper, spraying and knocking to the ground, the U. S army officer who was black and Latino during a traffic stop last December. NPR's Joel Rose says Virginia's governor is calling for an independent investigation into what happened to second Lieutenant Koran. Nazario video from Mazar e O cell phone shows. One of the officers squirting him in the face with pepper spray before pulling him out of the vehicle. The town of Windsor, Virginia, announced that the police officer has since been fired, and that state's governor is announced An independent investigation led by Virginia State
Transgender Woman Seeks Transfer From Georgia Men's Prison
"Woman held in the Georgia men's prison wants a transfer to a woman's prison. Actually, Diamond says she's been assaulted sexually repeatedly and denied needed medical treatment and that prison officials retaliated against her. After she filed complaints and a lawsuit she's still in coastal state prison in Chatham County.
Women Suing Houston Texans QB Deshaun Watson Must Reveal Their Names
"Shawn watson situation continues to take another turn here earlier today. It was announced that the judges have ruled that the women who have accused the shawn watson of the sexual assault in the civil trial they are actually trying to get. They must disclose their names. Their identities must be revealed on top of that rusty hardin to watson's lawyer acknowledged that there were sexual encounters with some of these masseuses. But that was all consensual. In regards to deshaun watson and the women
Wet Notes - 4-9-21
"This is wet notes here scuba shock radio for april ninth two thousand and twenty one first up today. I'd like to give you an update on new netflix. Documentary see spiracy. You might recall that. I introduced you to this film in a previous segment of wet notes. Well it did premiere on netflix's advertised. And i had a chance to watch. She spiracy a couple of weeks ago. The film is eighty nine minutes long and it can be captivating and controversial. Like i said this is certainly raising a great deal controversy especially as it relates to sustainable seafood and fishing. There's a couple of organizations that they called out into spiracy earth island institute and the marine stewardship council actually marine stewardship council issued a response on their website within days of the premier and every day. I see something more coming out related to the controversy. But i encourage you to watch the film and then decide for yourself about what it is saying like. I said lots of controversy. That's spiracy on net flicks now. Here's something that. I found really interesting. I came across an article that talked about how scientists are using thin wales to map out what lies beneath the sea floor. Now according to to seismologists vaclav kina from the czech academy in prague and john nab elec of oregon state university in corvallis oregon the song of the fin. Whales are loud enough to penetrate the earth's crust and revealed deep structures. I guess they have a network of fifty four bottomed size meter seismometers that the tech sound waves traveling through the ground and they picked up the of whales as they were passing by. Now they have a one hundred and eighty nine decibels song and that song can last from two and a half to five hours as they did more analysis they were able to map the underlying rock structures. According to these guys this is just as effective as those air cannons that are polluting the ocean with all that noise how practical this is yet to be seen. But you've gotta admit it is interesting. Now here's an update on the lectured aluminum tanks situation. You might recall back at the end of february. I told you about luxembourg Decision to exit the aluminum tank business and that they were looking to sell their plants in the us and the uk more. Here's some good news. Metal impact out of elk grove village in illinois is acquiring the graham north carolina luxembourg cylinder plant metal impact is no stranger to scuba tank business. They've been around since nineteen fifty nine and in two thousand fourteen. They purchase worthington. Aluminum cylinders has been providing aluminum scuba tanks to excess scuba and see pearls for a number of years. We've got quite a few from excess scuba over the past couple of years and so we're pretty familiar with metal impacts. This is some good news for the. Us aluminum Scuba tank supply chain. There's absolutely no doubt that. The pandemic has had a dramatic impact on the scuba industry. But i guess it's not all bad news if you happen to be in the right place and it seems that hawaii is those right places especially for new diver certifications. There's a recent article in scuba diving magazine. Titled more hawaiians getting certified than before the pandemic turns out that even though the travel has been restricted to and from the islands more locals are turning to scuba aloha scuba on awad who had reported a one hundred and twenty percent increase in new diver certifications. In two thousand and twenty. They went from twenty seven in two thousand and nineteen to eighty three in two thousand and twenty spurred by whole families going for they're open water certification with some great diving. It certainly makes sense to mask up and dive in our aloha state. Last week i was trying to see if the ocean based climate solutions act of two thousand and twenty was being introduced in this session of congress. Well no update on that yet but i did come across something very interesting. There is a house select committee on the climate crisis now. This committee was created during the one hundred sixteenth congress. That was the last one so it hasn't been around long. But they did produce a climate action plan of two thousand twenty. And that's called the congressional action plan for a clean energy economy and a healthy resilient and just america committee is chaired by representative. Kathy castor from florida and the ranking chair is representative garrett graves from louisiana now. I watched their organizing meeting from march nineteenth. Let's say there's just a little bit of difference on the ideas of how to approach In the approaches in making the us carbon zero by two thousand fifty but as representative castor stated. It's time to turn recommendations into policy. Now i'll be tracking our actions and keep you updated here and finally you might recall. Last year the uss bonham rashard an eight hundred forty four foot long and fibia assault ship burned out of control for five days. Now that was in san diego california. But now senator. Marco rubio from florida is proposing that the ship be used to create an artificial reef down in florida little bit of background. The navy did some cost analysis On what it would take to restore the ship to operational status an estimated that that would be somewhere between two point. Five and three point five billion dollars but the cost to decommission and scrap the bonham rashard would be about thirty million dollars. Senator rubio didn't provide any details on where the ship might be sunk and be become an artificial reef but he did say that it could be done for less than thirty million dollars to scrap the ship. This word Happened it would be. We'll keep an eye on it and see where it goes. Fingers crossed that will have another artificial reef down in florida. Something that big to dive on. Well that's it for this installment of wet notes for april ninth. Two thousand and twenty
Biden announces orders to 'curb the epidemic of gun violence'
"Center Executive actions on gun control issued by President Biden Thursday, president called Gun violence and epidemic at a public health crisis and said the second Amendment doesn't grant an absolute right to own a gun. The idea Is just bizarre to suggest that some of the things we're recommending are contrary to the Constitution, Biden introduced a Syriza's six gun control executive actions. They include tightening restrictions on ghost guns that can be put together at home with untraceable parts and no serial number. Another calls for categorizing pistols with arm brace modifications as rifles. He's also calling for red flag laws allowing family members or law enforcement to seek a court order barring certain people from purchasing God's Fox's Anita Vogel guy Well for two second human rights attorney and Indian host of the Gun Guy show on WNBC, says President Bynes executive orders are constitutional as of now if he tried to ban so called assault weapons. Through an executive order that would clearly be legislative. That's something only Congress can do. The president can't do that. But he predicts that might be the next
Houston QB Deshaun Watson's lawyer granted emergency hearings over women's ID
"The attorney for Texans quarterback to Shana Watson, calling out his client's accusers, demanding they go public with their identities to give Watson a chance to defend himself. Napolitano has those details. Sean Watson's attorney, Rusty Harden, was granted an emergency hearing by the Harris County District Court in Texas as he is now pushing for the release of the identities of 20 of 22 plaintiffs suing the Houston Texans quarterback claiming sexual assault. Misconduct. All but two accusers are using the pseudonym Jane Doe and Harden says the attorney behind those civil lawsuits. Tony Busby is using anonymity like a sword against Watson, who is now losing sponsorship deals over these allegations. Texans defensive coordinator Lovey Smith mom on the subject during the press conference Thursday for me is to stay and learn how to stay in my lane and I don't know enough about that situation. Watson continues to deny the allegations. Matt
Biden nominates gun control advocate David Chipman to lead ATF
"Naming a long time gun control advocate David Chipman to head the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. NPR's Scott Tetro explains. Biden is also announcing new regulations on gun sales. Biden announced to new regulations. One curbing the sale of kids used to make homemade guns so called ghost guns that black serial numbers and are difficult to track. And the second cracking down on extensions that turned handguns into rifle like weapons. Whether Congress acts or not. I'm gonna use all the resource at my disposal Is president keep the American people safe from gun violence. But there's much more the Congress can do. Help that effort. They could do it right now. Biding his urging lawmakers to ban assault style weapons, close background, check loopholes and eliminate immunity protections for gun manufacturers. Scott Tetro
Abbott demands U.S. government shut down facility housing migrant children
"Abbott is calling on the Biden administration to shut down the migrant center that set up inside the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio due to multiple allegations about how those sheltering there are being treated Children at this facility. Are being sexually assaulted. There are not enough staff to safely supervised the Children at this facility. Abbott is asking the Texas Rangers to look into the claims.
Biden to Announce First Executive Actions Against Gun Violence
"President Biden is taking to address gun violence and order to review federal policy on so called ghost guns, self assembled weapons that require no serial numbers. Another would review the use of stabilizing braces on pistols, which turns them into short barreled rifles. The president will also ask the Justice Department to draft model legislation to implement red flag laws at the state level to prevent people facing mental health issues from accessing firearms. President. Biden also plans to nominate gun violence expert David Chipman as the next director of the A. T F, an agency that has not had a permanent director since 2015. I don't need to wait another minute. Alone an hour. To take common sense steps. Recent mass shootings, like those in Georgia and Colorado have once again put gun violence, front and center as a candidate. Mr Biden promised legislation, including a ban on assault rifles. In fact, my first day of office, I'm going to send the bill with Congress. Repealed, repealing the liability protection for gun manufacturers. Closing the background, check loopholes and waiting period. Moderate Democrats like West Virginia's Joe Manchin have signaled they will not support the sweeping reforms his more liberal colleagues want. It is time for Congress to act and stop on CBS this morning. Last month, Vice President Kamila Harris said President Biden is prepared to act. But urged Congress to take up the issue. I served in that body and I believe that it is possible it has to be possible that people agree That these slaughters have to stop. The entire area is slamming President Biden's plan, saying that they could require law abiding citizens to surrender lawful property. The association promises to fight
Texas investigating child abuse allegations at temporary migrant facility
"Texas governor Faults Biden after child sexual abuse allegations surfaced in migrant facility By the way, about a third of women coming north are raped, according to the immigration groups that monitor this stuff. And since the numbers are much bigger now, thanks to Biden. The numbers of rape so much bigger now to absolutely extraordinary stuff. S O Texas Governor Greg Abbott demanded a migrant facility be shut down in Texas. After allegations of child sex abuse surfaced while blaming President Joe Biden for his handling of the southern border situation on the influx of unaccompanied minors. The makeshift facility set up by the federal government at Freeman Coliseum, and San Antonio is the subject of complaints regarding allegations of child sexual assault a shortage of staff to supervise the Children properly. And accusations that those in custody aren't being fed properly, The Republican announced during a Wednesday evening press conference, adding that solo miners are said to be testing positive for covert 19 and staff is not physically separating them to avoid the spread of the crown of
Capitol rioters' causes of death released by Washington, DC medical examiner
"Three months after the deadly Capitol attack. We're getting more information on most, but not all of the deaths. Fox is Tony J. Powers as the details live. D C chief medical examiner, Dr Francisco Diaz says that two of the people died of natural causes, while a third that of amphetamine intoxication, he says Ashley Babbitt died from a gunshot wound to the left shoulder while trying to climb through a door into the House chamber. Cause and manner of death for the fifth person killed. Capitol police officer Brian Sick. Nick has not been released. Two people have been charged with assaulting officers sickness, but they're not charged in his death. Dave
Washington, D.C. leaders speak out after woman is restrained on Metro platform
"A video showed multiple metro transit police officers restraining a woman who had a bloody lip. She was on the Metro platform leading the one that stopped now witness at the scene told officers that a man had brandished a knife when that woman wouldn't move away from him Metro Transit officers approach. The woman after police say she was behaving erratically and screaming at other writers. She was taken to a hospital to receive mental health services. Police say the woman was restrained after she assaulted an officer Saturday night at the gallery Place Chinatown Metro Station. A man involved was arrested on a charge of possession of a prohibited weapon. Virginia's attorney general, Mark Herring, and the
Biden to Take on Gun Violence in Wake of Back-to-Back Shootings
"Shootings and under pressure to act President Biden and Tomorrow will take aim at gun violence. ABC is Andy Field is a preview is nothing in the president's executive action related to assault rifles over Oppose laws. The President Biden will try to ban the sale of unfinished build it yourself ghost guns, although that could face a court challenge. He also proposes a rule that would limit stabilizing braces that effectively concern a pistol into a short barreled rifle similar to what the Boulder Colorado shooter used. The president will also announce his choice for a T F director, former federal agent David Shipman. Texas
5 indicted in series of connected slayings across Cincinnati
"Announcing today that five people, including a 14, year old boy have been indicted in connection to a serious of killings across the Cincinnati area that are linked. Four people have been killed, three others wounded over a 19 day period. 21 year old Carl Godfrey 18 28 year old Jason Gray 30 year old Mario Gordon, 49, year old Thanh and ABN it and the 14 year old all being charged with aggravated murder, murder, Felonious assault in additional charges. Not recorded in an ABN it are being held at the county Justice Center. The teen is that the juvenile detention center grave, was arrested in Mississippi and will be extradited back to Hamilton County. The string of killings happening between January 21st in February 18th in Hamilton County most happening in Cincinnati. For 2000 to cover 19
Nike suspends endorsement of Houston Texans QB Deshaun Watson
"Deshaun watson is losing a pair of endorsement deals amid several sexual misconduct allegations. Nike says they are suspending. Their deal with watson and espn is reporting that beats by dre is ending their sponsorship with the qb twenty. Two women have filed lawsuits against watson over the last month accusing him of inappropriate behavior and sexual assault during sasha appointments. Two of the women detail their experiences publicly yesterday in a statement nike said they are deeply concerned by the allegations. Which watson has denied both the nfl and the houston police department are investigating the claims later this
Houston Texans QB Deshaun Watson Loses Major Endorsement Deal
"Company that had endorsed to star NFL quarterback is now taking a pass in the wake of being accused of sexual assault and inappropriate sexual behavior. In 22 separate civil lawsuits filed over the last month, Houston Texans quarterback to Shawn Watson has had his endorsement contract with Nike suspended. Fox is Jared Max Watson has not been criminally charged. He has denied any wrongdoing, largely accused of sexual misconduct with women. He is alleged to have paid. Massages. The Houston Police Department and the NFL are investigating the claims.
"assault" Discussed on The Daily
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"assault" Discussed on Hey B*tch!
"I remember when I was pageant, Roy was second runner pageant. All seventeen and we were all having dinner at a like a council member of council members house. The girls. Bathroom upstairs and he liked pinned me, shoved his telling my mouth on house at Seventeen years third is on the almost forty. Or like? People grabbing you nightclubs. Or I remember my old manager at a restaurant that worked like. China like hold my hand while I was hosting at the front desk super. sued. US Corporate but you don't know when you're. Experiencing all of your life, and then it happens in a corporate setting. You just think like Oh, well, this must be how it is here, too, and you just Kinda shut up about that, too. And then and then for Eugenia like you said it happened in a pageant setting or like we're used to work like maybe when you were a dancer I feel like people use that. Excuse to well as you like. You were going that route like right like you were dressing that way. You were inviting in attention. You must have wanted it and I think that keeps a lot of people silent to a lot out there keeping people silent and not a lot out there being like. Hey, you should speak up. In fact, there are a lot of people who have spoken up and there I find more and more cases of people speaking up and saying that nobody believed them that they were told me. Especially if their child speaking of Now. Get the courage to even speak up and then be told your liar and Eugenie to shut up and you're stop spreading lies. I saw this tweet. put it into funnier perspective for me. It was like if like a room. Full of guys like someone says Oh. that girl's a Hoe. They'll all believe that statement, but if you know in a group of you, know guys. If a woman says he raped me, the none of the guys are going to believe it or something like you kind of have to think like. Why would you believe that? The woman is a Ho- versus that the man something wrong so much easier, weird, yeah? because of the how it's processed, I mean like the a lot of most times the rapist will suffer any consequences because you have. You have to prove it, and you have to go through a lot to prove it meanwhile. If you can't prove it, they can make your life a living hell for speaking out about it so not only that, but I feel like it's just been so ingrained in the history of humanity, where it's bits been passed on like generational where like a lot of the in a lot of homes, ellison, unlike the neighborhoods that I grew up in and. People all around me? Every single woman in my life had gone through some sort of experience like sexual harassment, experience, sexual trauma, and so when I was little, I actually thought that most women were just put on this planet just to go through these experiences like I I remember thinking when I was so young like hating being a woman because I'm like fuck, this is not fair that we have to put up with this. This and I thought that we had to put up with it like I really thought that there wasn't like I. had never met any woman that had never been through anything especially in like when their childhood, though like the talking about like a lot of this happened in our childhoods and I just thought everyone was tainted, and everyone was just meant to to be tainted, and we just had to put up with him. Stay silent. And live your lives as if nothing's wrong, but I always felt so. Tainted, I did and. It goes to show how women are treated in society and I've always will for a long time like I am terrified if I were to have Kennedy a daughter. I'm so scared of having Dr. is it so scary because you never know who is going to be could beat? It's not always stranger most of the time a lot of times. It's your family. Members trusted people that know. And that. Leads to another point I really want to. Really stress that if a child ever tells you comfortable around any adult at all, who believe them and don't be like. Don't be silly. Give them a hug and he goes up and do that Johann for this morning are. Absolutely take that seriously. Do not hang out with them. Like, we have a friend who has a daughter. She's really shy. She doesn't like hugging or kissing her nothing like fuck girl like stand your ground in. Don't get forced like if you don't WanNa, do it then good like I I'm just like hell. Yeah, I applaud that leg. Who encouraged that behavior? Absolutely I mean, but most parents is like all come on. What are? They see an innocent lens, but yeah I mean knowing that this is so common in like it happens often like we do have to protect her. Our girls and not just girls boys to for example is Isaac ever since he was. Like as young as I could like I had always asked him an always made that like number one priority like. please. Tell me if anyone has ever told you to touch them or someone has done anything to you or like if you were accidentally curious. I'm just like. Please please please. That has been my number. One biggest fucking fear is anything happening to my son because like I said, this should happen to be way too young. It was way I was I was way too? I literally have a laundry list of stories. I can tell you guys, and there is just it's it's. Too much. In is it too much to talk about those stories because you've the all these things just saying about how they you know. It's just a lot in life to talk about. The, to actually speak up and then when you do, speak up. There's a lot of consequences that happened from it. Yeah I can get into a little bit because I think it's more healing for me I think like to just stop like bottling all been because I did like open up about one instance on the podcast. Star from the youngest. I was I think it was like three or four. The first time that like as far back as I can remember when something like this happened to me and it was actually my babysitter's house. And my babysitter's bother was the one who had me like going to his pants and like. Him Up at inaudible dealers. He literally had me doing that and I. I remember like freezing and feeling like. I wanted to scream at because I could see my babysitter in the kitchen in..
"assault" Discussed on FiveThirtyEight Politics
"On the spectrum between. Hey this seems rock-solid even if you can't prove it to hey this seems totally out of left feel totally obviously fabricated. You know it's neither of those right. It's somewhere in the big mushy middle between being very credible and being not very credible and there's a whole big inbetween space there. Right and sexual assault reporting is very complicated. I mean I think that's also that's also what this comes down to I. I understand people's reactions saying like up. The left wing media wasn't reporting this. What's wrong with the left? Leaning media wasn't reporting this those criticisms coming from the far left of the Democratic Party or the right but when it comes down to it reporting sexual assault allegations is a weighty and complicated thing I think you read the stories from the news. The major newspapers about her about her story. And you do see some of the seams of the reporting and some of the conversations that are probably happening editorially about inconsistencies. Or whatever you know it's an it's an I do want to say here. What is troubling to activists or sexual assault advocate or victims of rape or sexual assault? Is that often? Americans interact with this dialogue via politics right via a partisan lens on something so we obviously saw the cavenaugh hearings right and we saw a huge gender split in polling between the way men and women viewed it between the Republicans and Democrats viewed it and Christine Blasi Ford was a quote unquote ideal victim. Right someone who appeared to be very earnest appeared to maybe not be in it for any personal gain a credible all this stuff right. There was a lot of talk about that. What a great witness terror read I think has has a more complicated background and I think we also have to talk about that. Which is that. The public does make these implicit judgments about people. And whether or not they're credible then you layer on the idea of politics and you've got the super soupy story that I do think is very different from the majority of sexual assault cases in the country which are not politicize. Their ordinary is a terrible word for it. But that's what it is. It's an ordinary phenomenon in America. Sexual violence so that's what I think it also makes it so difficult and journalistically. We have to take assault allegations carefully in part through them. Yeah there is a lot of political context to this as well in terms of women's beliefs. And so it's it's a complicated case. Put that way right. I do think the point that seems inevitable in kind of ballot to me right is it does make it clear that kind of liberals notion of okay well always believe the women right believe women. I mean that gets complicated clearly by by something like this. I mean that is a point where you can accuse left of. I think appropriately of like epoxy entered or they just have to modify that position going forward like does this act as some kind of turning point in how the left presents the metoo movement and talk about it in public baton. I mean look if you have. The Democratic nominee president accused of this behavior accused of sexual assault right and you have a lot of prominent liberal saying well. I'm GonNa vote for him anyway. I don't believe her or hey. She's not credible than that. Seems like it. It'd be potentially good turning point right you know whether it's a turning point two eight two. What place I don't know but like it seems like it would be it would have to have a more. I Dunno more complicated and nuanced discussion about how to proceed with stuff like this but yeah I mean you know I think there's also like the flip side whether people in the metoo movement who are like. I'm really mad about the situation. Because it is a messy accusation. Right with all types of political backstory tied up in it and that kind of makes a lot harder to deal with and so. I don't know I mean but yeah I mean it's in some ways the future of the me too movement I think is it more risk in some ways than than Joe Biden's candidacy. Why think galen was smart to drop in some stuff in our in our preparation channel that talked about the way? Women's groups were responding to this and sort of the report that the time's up group had sort of declined to help terror. Read in her case. There is an indication from within that movement itself that there is trepidation about getting involved with something like this because obviously there's discussion among people in those groups about what could this be risky could at risk our credibility with the broader movement would it get mired in to deepen in the messy world politics so it is yeah messy let me just turn a few things. One is if there is a okay. What is your default position? When an allegation surfaces and that default position for me too movement or democratic elected officials shifts from believe women to everyone should get a chance to be heard and all claim should be seriously investigated. What's important to realize that if that shift happens it will be a shift having to do with allegations surfacing in the context of politics and the reason that's important is there are reasons why allegations might service and politics that don't exist in everyday life false allegations in everyday. Life are exceedingly rare rare to the point where it's like. It's not relieving. We're talking about really in the context of politics that's a little different and so it's somewhat unique circumstances. The other thing is saying I'm still going to vote for Biden isn't inherently a contradiction of the believe women message. I was listening to the Political Gabfest and Emily Bazin was saying like wait a second as a feminist and as a woman. I get to be kind of real politics to like just because I'm a feminist doesn't mean I don't get to like make hard edged political decisions and if that decision is oh yeah I'm GonNa vote for the guy with Kinda one complicated allegation over the guy with two thousand allegations. That's not a refutation of a belief women message. Certainly they're going going back to the start of this though. I do think like there are a lot of people on the left right now. Saying things that people on the right were saying during the cavanaugh hearings and getting CH- those people right we're getting shouted down and now people on the left. Many of whom were doing the shouting down. Were are saying the same things that doesn't mean that the people on the right during Cavanaugh. Were operating in good faith. I think most of them weren't right. And it doesn't mean people are operating faith. Now I think mostly nobody operates that extremely pessimistic US. Any final thoughts were wrapping up here. I think the honest consideration that most democratic voters will make public the privacy of their own home or with the people that are closest to you. When they're talking about this is their consideration will be. Let's assume all of its true which is worse trump or biden which is what Michael was basically saying and I think the reality of it is a lot of Democrats will probably still vote for Biden. Because you know and then I and I think that there's there's a sat very vocal active people who are essentially party activists who will be who'll be litigating this online for a very long time but I think a lot of Americans. I mean poll showed that Americans are super disenchanted by politics and politicians in particular so a lot of people are kind of like. They're all scummy like I'll just vote for the one I think is less scummy. Which again was the dynamic of the two thousand sixteen election to if you looked at historically disliked candidates right trump wins amongst voters who disliked. Both I think twenty sixteen also affects the way that the news media handles it kind of affects the discourse that liberals have with the news media. We also see a lot of okay. I want to go into another story. Election where things are casting shadows and doubts and uncertainties for different right with Hillary Clinton in emails. You have something which was kind of proven but relatively minor with Biden. Something that if true would be very serious but is unproven may be hard to ever prove either way but still the notion of lingering and that kind of phraseology is something that I think. Democrats are wary of the way the media covers so there might become like more assertive pushback. Against how the is covering sourcing. Okay now it's going to be twenty sixteen all over again right. And that's an advantage to than his kind of worth.
"assault" Discussed on CNN's The Daily DC
"If there's another guy a person be who also has allegations levelled against him and in fact many more than the one allegation against me then surely that the allegations against the other persons should be taken more seriously or more time should be spent looking at those allegations. That is just a very very difficult Thing too I think publicly argue even if that sentiment might be based on the reality that it isn't exactly the same what he's being accused of is not the same of course as what. President trump has been accused of so MJ. Before I let you you have done so much of our reporting at CNN on these me too issues since the beginning of the metoo movement particularly with political figures. Can you just take us behind the curtain? A little bit. I mean this is a really hard assignment. And you're talking to these women who have in many cases in this one. I included really graphic really specific allegations that they're making and it's really to prove as a reporter and these candidates they are relying on us as journalists. I mean there's no FBI investigation. There's no you know official legal or law enforcement investigation. It's you know pressure but you know I mean that's what the former vice president said on more than one occasion in his interview this morning and he's right so just real quick talk about what that's like as a reporter investigating that it is very very difficult and this story is very very difficult. You're right that there is the pressure as there should be on reporters and media outlets to play a very important role in vetting. These claims looking for corroboration if there is any and presenting those facts and presenting it clearly so that viewers and readers are clear on what it is. We know what it is. We don't know and raising sort of the appropriate questions based on what we do know and what we don't know and I think with this allegation as is often the case. I think there's just so much we don't know and I think there are so many people who are in world who worked for Joe Biden at the time and I know Dan. Are you talked about this on air that on Capitol Hill and people who have spent time there no that often lawmakers have known reputation and what has been striking about the former Biden? Aides that we have interviewed in? This process is that they have been so unequivocal in in sort of the same way. That Biden was himself in denying this allegation that one. He is just not that kind of person and two that they never ever heard about any kind of sexual harassment. Is You let alone sexual assault so we have that and then on the other side of course? We have the people as we've discussed. Who HAVE CORROBORATED TAR. Read Story to different extents. So there's this competing the people who speak about Joe Biden. And how they know him plus obviously. Joe Biden's denial himself and then the tar read allegation and the people who say that. She told them about the alleged assault. And I mean this. This really is just the difficulty of reporting on this kind of story that you were saying. It's just impossible to feel like you're ever going to get to a point where there is an answer and a correct answer and you. Just don't get there. I think actually most of the time. It's it's impossible to establish that there is some kind of proof that emerges and I think that is why there's going to be just so much. Focus on the whole documentation National Archives University of Delaware issue. Going forward well. Mj We're really lucky to have you at CNN to be on the front lines doing this to be the one digging using your giant brain to investigate But also use the compassion that you know those of us. Who are your friends? Know that you have so thank you for that. Thank you for explaining. Thank you for taking the time. I know it's incredibly busy day for you and a special thanks to our listeners..
"assault" Discussed on Mission Daily
"Just establish what we know what we don't know and get oriented on the path that leads the exit family and friends. I love that and I think if I think if there's anything I've learned in studying leadership in knowing than in knowing because when we know we tend to default it's staying patterns distinct solutions existing ideas and when we know. We don't really need anyone else. We just draw on our own ideas and we end up sort of dictating old thinking to people around us but when we don't know when we really like make that I don't know list then it forces us to ask questions and be curious and and find new solutions and innovate and as leaders. It forces us to draw on the wisdom of the team and to really truly engage people and find new solutions together and until just helping ourselves and helping each other. Get clear on. Here's what we don't know and what we need to learn and then really realizing that power that comes from not knowing a love. Liz thank you so much for sharing that. Thank you so much for joining us today. Chad thank you so much for sharing so much of your journey letting me be part of that and in a way that I think will benefit just meat but lots of people. Oh Yeah my pleasure and thanks for holding the space appreciate it. Liz will hopefully have you back on again soon and everyone listening. We'll see you next time.
"assault" Discussed on The Psych Central Show
"We're back with Dr Amy L. S. and Doctor Joan Cooke discussing male survivors of sexual abuse and assault. Let's shift gears over to treatments? What are some common treatment themes for male survivors and foremost who are considering treatment? It really starts with defining trauma and traumatisation. So as I said a lot of men do not label their experiences as trauma. That word carries a lot of the seemingly apply it towards combat trauma or an accident and they tend to minimize experiences of unwanted sexual experiences so just starting with identifying it and then also kind of determining the impact of that on their life how the trauma has affected their relationships their work their symptoms of depression and anxiety et CETERA. As we're talking about it starts to also play into defining and understanding masculinity so really understanding how someone to find their own masculinity how they define it in their particular cultural influences and then what their goals are around that and debunking these misconceptions or Miss About Mao survivors could be a real focus of treatment. And then obviously it's treatment like any other treatment working on a lot of the other CO morbid symptoms. A lot of men will present with depression and anxiety instead of the typical symptoms that we see in traumatisation like post traumatic stress disorder. And so it just really boils down to focusing on depression anxiety. How things are playing out in every day hearing now and tailoring our interventions to make sure that they are considering gender-based principles. I think that people understand post traumatic stress disorder when it comes to war because we all acknowledge that war is awful. Nobody wants to go to war. We never want to go to war again. It it sort of has a good branding message rate. War is bad and it makes you sad whereas sexual assault. Most people want to have A healthy sex life and they've been traumatized sexually so I imagine that that causes some confusion. I think that it would be very very difficult to have something that you like hurt you. We are sexual beings so it's a desire that most people have so I can imagine all of those things working together and then of course you take in all of the barriers and misconceptions. I'm starting to get a really good idea of how difficult this can be. And how much work that you've had to put into narrow down treatments that work and that men respond to? Is this. What you found in your work? I think you're hitting it spot. On in terms of some of the sexual consideration you're nailing some other treatment themes A lot of men will come in questioning their sexual orientation or their gender identity because of the experiences that have happened for them and also exploring how to have a healthy sex life so sometimes both the like sexual activity or hyper sexuality. Sometimes we see Hypo sexualities so a lot of sex. Strive or difficulties with maintaining interaction as June had earlier so it is common for male survivors to come in and question and cope with some of these issues on a somewhat regular basis and part of what helps having that peer support knowing. Oh you too and not alone so I think really. The pure base support is what we have found really is aimed at healing aside from peer support. Which we've discussed and going to a therapist. What are some professional and community resources for men with histories of sexual abuse and assault? Well there quite a number of professional and community resources. Some of our favorites. There's a wonderful nonprofit organization. It's been around for at least twenty five years. It's called male survivor. It's based out of New York City. It provides online free. Discussion groups for survivors and family members chat rooms a therapist directory. There's another wonderful organization called men healing which is based out of Utah and they host weekends of healing. They call them and they're sort of retreats where you can go and meet other survivors and they're led by professionals certainly within the APA. Amy and I have been very active in division fifty six which is the division of trauma psychology and on their website. We developed free web based resources for male survivors and four psychologists who are looking to work with survivors clinically and research wise to shift gears a little bit along the same lines. What are some resources for family members and friends to help male sexual abuse survivors on those websites? Men Healing male survivor. They do have discussion forums and fact sheets that family members can go to and read about and see. I also like the. Va has what's called a national center for PTSD and on their. They have again free fact sheets web resources and they have incredible videos called about face and they feature veterans with a range of traumas combat military sexual trauma etcetera and family members. Talking about the pain that they have experienced and the pathways to their healing. Some of the veterans who have a range of trauma experiences don't receive the support and care that they deserve and there need understandably their family members don't understand or if they're jacked up with their symptoms and they're angry all the time. Those family members can be traumatized as well so sometimes. It's not as easy for the veterans to explain themselves to their friends and family members. And it's not too easy for their family members to come in and talk to a psychologist like me and amy and and receive psycho education and support so sometimes these videos can be really helpful so sometimes I will tell the veterans that I work with. Ask Your family family member. They're willing to sit privately and confines of their own home and watch some of these videos and see some of the family members talk about their experiences. And sometimes it's a little little easier to be more empathic to someone else than it is to be. Empathic Cheer Own lopped One Joan. That is so true. We see that in substance abuse. We see that in mental illness. I am not surprised to hear how powerful peer support is and I'm not surprised to hear how powerful it is to meet with other people outside of your friends and family to get the support you need because this is big. This is a big thing. And you you. And Amy have both taught me so much. Thank you thank you for everything. I really really appreciate it. You being a space exactly. We are in awe and extremely grateful. Thank you for helping us. Shed light on this very deserving and marginalized population. Does my pleasure. Amy I understand that you and Joan are running a study. Can you give us the details and where to find the study? Yes absolutely we have a large study going on right now where we're recruiting folks who are male identifying actual abuse survivors and we're going to be randomized them to groups of their peers led by Malley peers. Who have punters like thirty to forty hours of training? And it's six one and a half hour sessions that participants can go into so check out our website. It's www dot peers for men's health. Study DOT COM. We are actively recruiting through twenty twenty one and we will just be constantly running groups over and over and over again as we get more people and even if you're a professional there's our contact information on there were happy to console talk etc. You have people.
"assault" Discussed on Pro Rata
"Axios gives you the news and analysis. You need to get smarter faster on the most important topics in our unique smart brevity format we cover topics from politics to science and media to tech. Subscribe to get smarter faster at sign up dot axios DOT COM and now back to the podcast. We're joined so now. The New York Times is Mike. Isaac Michael Start here. Why did Uber Release the safety report in the first place right lift hasn't done it? Why did uber feel it needed to or do to do it? Yeah sure so. I think you know there's probably the outer reason the reason the thing that hoover keeps saying. Look we're trying to make this the sort information public. There's not really a lot of information on on any modes of transportation. At least it's sexual assault physical assault that are not filed with the police. So this is kind of a move to urge other organizations to do so. I think you know another sort of Patchett reason. Though is that you know you read the the newspaper. or or whatever format correct and see infant of people being sexually assaulted and Uber's are lifts or or ride sharing and there's sort of a nebulous feeling that there's lack have safety on these platforms. So I think the idea is to get in front of it and play look. We're trying to do something in by publishing information urge others in the industry to help tackle accolade. Mike Obviously Uber particularly. And you've written a book about the company. Uber particularly does have a lot more safety features now both for writers and more checking drivers than it did say two two years ago or three years ago or certainly five years ago from your perspective. Is it enough right now. Is Uber where it should be in terms of checking drivers or are there things it could do you still that it should do cry. Where do I think they have come? Significant significant progress in the past two years specifically under were Dara has taken over just because safety In terms of really basic features to to attract How people are in cars and how they can help them was never really prioritised under your travel for a very long time and I think that's just you know you could chalk that up to a number of things growth or just the things that are happening inside the company so I will say that they've added a number of different features? That said I think this report actually underscored where a lot of the safety issues were and that was for riders as well as for drivers you know there were significant number of people who attacks drivers and you have to imagine you know if you take twenty or thirty different riders basically anyone who decides take a ride share the day. You never know who's getting into your car. So they're they're experimenting things with things like recording video audio recording but that brings up a whole other slew privacy issues. I still think they're going to be like trying under figure out what else they can do without creating a whole other backlash around invading People's privacy inside of the car. One of the pushes been for fingerprinting right of driver's perspective. Drivers is is that just never going to fly because I know Uber likes to onboard. Drivers very very quickly is. Is that the main reason. They're not doing it and can't technology solve that pretty fast. I I know this is the this has been a problem. Honestly since you know for years basically throughout the whole history buber their whole thing was look we have to provide liquidity and the driver ever base. Meaning get people in the classroom as fast as possible and there was a whole cottage industry around background checks. That came up that way. But the problem is they don't do the same fingerprint. Based background checks that the TLC or taxi drivers are required to undergo. There's debate on whether that is standard. That has any more safer at least from people in the industry but I think a lot of folks would say the more you add on there the better but there's been no real sign that they're that they're actually going to cave on that just because because it does take quite a bit more Jacci longer period of time. The one thing I will say is they are doing rolling background checks now so rather than just you know passing your initial background around checking the beginning You have to sort of have them continuously go. So if you commit a felony and in the meantime department approved You can get booted off the platform. So we'll play that at least some improvement and hoover does say it's it's taken tens of thousands of drivers off. I wonder if you mentioned the the TLC taxi limousine commission's am I correct in saying particularly in big cities like New York San Francisco. We don't really have good numbers on how many assaults have occurred within city. LICENSED CABS correct. That's correct I and I think that is the that's the if you WanNa give credit in something like this you know lifts doesn't have this out there and you know the taxi industry has never put a report like this out there unless you search for criminal filings or police reports and and this report showed a lot of reports. Don't go report it to the to the police so you you know. It's hard to really gauge. What Uber Stats are compared to many other different parts of the industry and hopefully we'll see a little bit more transparency on my final question for you there is a general option in criminology? That the number in general society that the number of sexual assaults and rapes are incredibly under reported. Did is it fair to assume then that when we hear this number from Uber that they are similar being under reported not by not not knocking over but just that drivers and riders are under reporting sales. No totally I think that this is part of the difficulty in any sort of study. Any sort of like methodology at scale is is look. It's very difficult for the victims to come forward on these incidents and you know the Uber has said they don't WanNA report them to police because of they wanted to allow victims to sort of do that so but even getting people to really flesh that out and say this is something that happened is difficult so it would not surprise me at all. It's a number actually much higher but This is probably the first step in trying to get at least a more realistic number over a period of time. I think this is really just the beginning if others follow suit Mike is tech reporter for the New York The Times and author of super pumped the battle Uber. Thank you so much for joining us. Thanks man thanks for having me my final two right after this axiom chief. Technology correspondent correspondent enough free shares breaking news and analysis on the most consequential companies players intact from the valley to DC subscribed to get smarter faster at sign up dot axios dot com. And now back to the podcast. Now it's time for my two. And first of his China where all government and public public institution offices will be required to remove four and computer hardware and software within three years for example no more ipads or Dell laptops or office office three sixty software or intel chips now this is retaliation for. US moved to block domestic carriers and infrastructure providers from using wall way parts. Something that's been kind of one part national security and one part trade negotiation leverage. It's also a major escalation in tensions between the two countries and has a better chance of sticking the last time China tried to itself off Western tech namely because its own homegrown solutions have just gotten so much more effective or remains to be seen though is if China also views this a bit like the. US views wall way and if it will give in if it can get concessions on trade and finally today it has been nearly a year since Amazon bailed albums plan to bring part of its massive H. Q.. Project to long island city after receiving vocal pushback from some local officials and residents who objected to billions of dollars dollars in related tax incentives from New York City New York state now some of those critics including representative Alexandria Cossio Cortez are claiming vindication. After Amazon announced it will lease out space in Manhattan's Hudson yards office park and employ around fifteen hundred people all without tax incentives. So three things to know. First Amazon's Hudson yards yards. Plans are not a replacement for Long Island City where twenty five thousand people had been slated to work to a quick reminder. That Amazon could have easily proceeded with Long Island when city. It's decision was more about her feelings than it was about. Elected official roadblocks and three as CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin noted today there is some real irony in progressive politicians claiming victory here when Amazon is leasing space and employing people in wealthy Manhattan instead of Working Class Long Island city. And we're done big. Thanks for listening to my producers. Tim Show in Shaven have a great national Pastry Day. And we'll be back tomorrow with another pro rata podcast..
"assault" Discussed on The Dictionary
"Hello words welcome to this episode of the dictionary. If I have done my math right and if I can read my handwriting bright cheese what does that say I think today is November Twentieth Yes I think that is correct. The first word of this episode is assault A. S. S. A. U. L.. T. If I haven't said it before I'm going to say my joke right now. There were two peanuts walking down the street and one of them was was assaulted. This is the first form of the word assault. It is a noun from the fourteenth century. One a violent physical or verbal attack back one be a military attack usually involving direct combat with enemy forces. One see a concerted effort part as to reach a goal or defeat an adversary to a a threat or attempt to inflict offensive physical contact attacked or bodily harm on a person as by lifting a fist in a threatening manner that puts the person in immediate danger of ood wow that was interesting interesting of or in apprehension of such harm or contact and compare to the one B definition of the word battery that definition went on way longer than I expected Part of that wasn't parentheses But you can figure it out All right to be we we just have the two definition for the word rape Not a good word we are going to get there later much much later and we are going to move on to the second form of salt this is a transitive verb from the fifteenth century. One to make an assault on number two again we have the two definition for the word rape and here we have the transitive So yeah it's just a verb I I don't know why they put that there anyway. We're going to move onto the in transitive definition would just which just says to make an assault and a synonym. Him Is the word attack. A PSALTER is a noun and next we have assault boat two words and this is a noun from nineteen forty one a small portable boat used in an amphibious military attack or inland were warfare warfare for crossing rivers or lakes next. We have assaultive. This is an adjective God an adjective from nineteen eighteen. Forty six And if I didn't emphasize it it ends in T. v. e. one of relating to roar tending to toward Lord assault the word toward went over to the next line so again I got confused it says of relating to or tending toward assault. All all those t sounds As in assaultive behavior number two having an intense or abrasive effect on on the senses or emotions as in loud and assaultive music assaultive Lee is an adverb and assaultive nece is a noun the assault of -ness of this music is really hurting my ears next. We have assault rifle. This is a noun from nineteen seventy to to any of various automatic or semiautomatic rifles with large capacity magazines designed for military use and next is automatic. No assault weapon. I just saw the word automatic so I said that assault weapon is a noun from nineteen seventy-three any the of various automatic or semiautomatic firearms. Especially the one. We just read assault rifle next. We have a say A. S. A. Y. Could also be assay. I think hold on essay or assay yet. Both both Emphasis are correct. This is the first form. It is a noun from the fourteenth century. One is archaic and it has the Synonyms uh-huh trial and attempt number two examination and determination as to characteristics as weight measure or quality. Three three analysis as of an or or drug to determine the presence absence or quantity of one or more components also also a test used in this analysis for a substance to be assayed or assayed also the tabulated result of assaying. There's an I N G there and this is from anglo-french SI- A. S. S. A. I. OR ES SAI and there's more at the word essay with an e. Now we have the second form of assay say or say it is a verb Let's see yes. It is a verb from the fourteenth century. We are going to start with the transitive definitions. mm-hmm excuse me while I burp and scratch my lip. Number one we have these synonyms try and attempt to a to to analyze as an owner for one or more specific components to be to judge. The worth of synonym is estimate or estimate mate. Actually now we have the in transitive definition. It is to prove up up in an essay to prove up in an essay. Say or essay and Sayer is a noun next. We have asked A. S. S. E. D.. I'm curious to read with says. It is an adverb from nineteen twenty. Three it is often vulgar. Could've guessed that and we have these synonym of which is the third form of the word ass. Yes and it is used in combination as in sorry state of affairs And that reminds me. I actually thought about mentioning joining this earlier. Somewhere in my brain but I will say it here. There was a funny comic. I saw from X.. Cade was it s que. Si No ex- ex- K.. The CD DOT COM. I think I got the letters right. and it was one of the one of the comics that actually stuck with me It was just he said I like to change the hyphenation when I'm talking about things so if somebody said Oh that's a small ashkar he would change. The hyphenation sends a word at least in the way he says it and said and he would say that's a small asker and I I do that to this day either usually just in my brain but sometimes all say it out loud So if you were to combine the word ass with something so in this case Instead of being a sorry asked state of affairs it would be a sorry Asked state of affairs. That's a bad example. Though what was the other example we saw fancy ass. Well there's nothing to the rest of that sentence so never mind. We are going to move onto assegai acid guy. I think that's how it's pronounced A. S. S. E. G. A. I. OR OR A S S A G A. This is a noun from sixteen hundred a slender hardwood spear or light. JAVELINS usually tipped with iron and used in southern Africa. I think it'd be cool to see a picture of this one so we might have to put that on instagram. This is ultimately from the Arabic. Doc I'll show Gaya which means the Assegai and his from Al Which means the Plus Berber B. E. R. BE E R with a capital b at the front Oh wait I don't know. Oh Berber that's That must be a language. It's the Berber word. Chagai Which means spear and then when you combine those together thus beer it becomes the Assegai? I guess we are going to move onto the word assemblage assemblage. As I butcher the pronunciation it is a noun from sixteen ninety one. A collection of persons is or things synonym is gathering as in magic the assemblage number. Two the act of assembling this state of being gene assembled avengers make an assemblage of US three a the artistic composition Russian made from scraps junk and odds and ends as of paper cloth wood stone or metal three. Be the art of making assemblages assemblages and it looks like the pronunciation. Guide has two ways let's see assemblage or Asim Blige. ooh That's a fancy way to say it awesome lodge. I wonder if that's the the artistic one three artistic composition that would make sense. Do do people really say the word awesome badge okay we are going to move onto assemblage assembly gist or awesome blodget I literally the it has both of those. Those are both correct and man. I'M GONNA have to start saying awesome. Blige every time I say the word assemblage which which is probably eight times a day this is a noun again. We're talking about awesome largest or assembly. Gist this is a noun from nineteen sixty five. An artist artist. Who Specializes in assemblages? Man That's GonNa that blew my mind next. We have the word assemble. It is a verb from the thirteenth century the transitive definitions are I as usual one to bring together as in a particular place or for a particular purpose to to fit together the parts of now we have the in transitive transitive definition. It means to meet together convene is a synonym and another one is the word. Gather and and Let's see the etymology says. This is anglo-french awesome rare from the Latin similary which is from ad plus similar S. I M. U. L. Symbol which means together and there's more at the same S. a. m. e.. We are going to do one more for this episode. The last word on the page actually is mostly on the next page. So we're going to skip it. We're not going to skip it. We're just going to save it for later. Assembler is the last word for this episode A. S. S. e. m. b. l. e. r.. This is a noun from sixteen sixteen one one that assembles symbols to a computer program that Automatically Converts Instructions Written in Assembly language into machine language edge. I don't know what assembly language is. And to be we have these synonyms assembly language. I I I'm curious what it is. I haven't heard of that it's probably some programming codeine language. Possibly all right. What is the word of the episode while I have to pick awesome blog? Because I really don't think I've ever heard that before and that was fascinating. Thank you very much for listening I will be having some some guests readers soon In early December I got a guy who recorded a couple episodes on his own which I still have to listen to. And I'm hoping to record some some episodes with some people in person Hopefully very soon and If you have any recommendations for people if you know celebrity If you if you're able to contact one and you think that they might want to be a guest reader talk to them get us in contact. I think that would be awesome. I have sent some messages messages. But nobody cares. So yeah. That hasn't happened yet. That's it for me. Thank you and goodbye..
"assault" Discussed on Ladies, We Need To Talk
"Well it's time now to look at an issue that's dominated headlines sexual misconduct in the soap Senate's Hollywood's Nice how full mid have been exploited when we I feel this sense is in the palm of my right hand so if I grip the steering wheel the way that you usually would with both of my hands or with my right hand is what it is it's a pot of Jenny and I just need to do what I need to do to make myself feel better whenever it is and also not avoid absolutely everything because I was just like you know what will fix this I will never date I will never have sex are will never do Xyz like to me it was like that was a solution never to do it when you think you might like someone in and you WanNa be intimate with them yet or nausea I guess how is that how do you go about having those conversations I did say a guy for a while last year I was just really honest with him because I felt like that was the easiest thing to do it was extremely difficult at that point hardly told anybody what had happened to me so yeah I was just like listen I need to really honest because this could really pay shaped and it did a couple of occasions so the first time that we had sex are probably cried for the next thirty six hours and then the next time I would have cried for two hours and then after that I cried wall we had sex so it was just great but I guess because I always with him he knew it was going on and fortunately for me he was like caring enough to be like that's okay like let's talk about it all that sort of stuff I went through a massive period where I thought I'll never be enough anyone 'cause like I feel like I physically cannot touch a penis doc that's not going to happen for me again and so I if I let that be a problem I'll never be enough anybody we need to do is just be really about it and be like listen if that's going to be a problem let's let's call it right you go any further because that's who I am and pipeline now get to that point but there's a possibility that I worked because you know it's been eleven years and I still have a panic attack driving my car when I grit my steering wheel with the wrong hand Kelly takes antidepressants for PTSD and depressive symptoms. She seeing a psychologist for helping how to be intimate again but she's got lots of issues trusting men I've never had a boyfriend I have been terrified of men up until the last couple of months I still get Nevis around gauze but the last three or four years I could not look a man in the is if I went somewhere like I went to a friend's house and there was a single Ed Wood straight away go into full blown panic mode because I'd be like what he hits on me what if you try something will can I do I leave so much fear all the time so yeah it's been a major impact on my life this is really heavy stuff to talk about why did you want to do this interview Miceli because I wanted to be able to help others we daren't talk about it and no one says like like I don't know you don't time were the people who were there my psychologists made me realize that it's not that it's not happening to people that no one wants to talk about it because everyone's scared and I was like okay well if I can be not scared it will help someone else sorry because I wish I had that that's why I needed out there and do it Kelly didn't report either of her assaults and the majority of women don't to Ellie Friedman is a sexual health doctor and medical director of a sexual assault service in Sydney she says only ten percent of women report sexual assault to police Dr L. E. C.'s hundreds of women H. E. who've been through a sexual assault normally this is within a week of it happening we see women of all ages from fourteen to eighteen years old I would say the majority of the Women We say age fifteen twenty five but we do see.
"assault" Discussed on Mental Illness Happy Hour
"Book is really the uh colonel of the messages really if you've been assaulted and not only sexual assault but if you've been through a trauma and if you've been through an experience like that where you feel like man i really did some things and i hate hate myself for it. No matter how bad it's gotten whatever you've been through you can always make choices to change and become another way and you can take take those bad experiences and the worst parts of yourself and let them teach you something just as an example. I was a horrible person back then and i'm a completely different person now now that is a way of disowning who i once was and trying to separate myself from something that's actually true about me right and so i think you know a lot of it is about about trying to like you know notice the shame that's in that and be able to hold that and let it go a little bit and just kind of be able to say like yeah. I did some some horrible things and i feel bad about it and i'm trying now and i'm doing my best and it's okay that i have these aspects of myself that i'm not so comfortable with because because i'm a human being and to ask yourself to make sure you're not bullshitting yourself. How am i going about making sure that i'm not that person anymore. Where am i doing yeah because my getting help. Am i reading books attending workshops. Am i finding set of friends that are more sensitive and keep me. He grounded disowned that person and pretend that never happened. You have nothing that you can learn from them right because that person that you once were is the person that's going to say you know. How does this look like what it was then like you have to be able to that that person just to again sort of as a metaphor that person that i hate and fear or whatever i need to be able to have that integrated into my body so that i know that i'm making different choices now that i'm not that person again and if i just try to forget got all about it. I'm just gonna keep making the same mistakes all over again. The thing that that i've discovered as as i've dealt with shame opened up to people the very things i thought would drive them away the things i thought that i needed to hide to be loved were very things that bonded meter those people because they loved me for my vulnerability and they were able to see past that and see something that i couldn't even see in myself. Which was that i with trying and i think we all love someone who's trying. It's why homer is such a beloved character. He's you know he's an idiot. He's selfish but he he tries and i think we forget that and i think that's one of your points to in the you're talking about the the me too movement and just kind of canceling people's lives rather than saying. What can we take from what let's communicate with each other. You know we're not saying that. Person should have consequences but let's examine the root causes of how this culture is becoming this way yeah absolutely and you know <hes> when i heard the interview that you did on the podcast. I survivor which i quote from in the book. That was what i really appreciated about your your point. View is really this nuanced sense of like ok. If something bad is happening. It's i call it. Monster is like when we we sort of pick someone and we say okay. This person is a monster they're horrible person and if we punish them and cancel them and get them fired and push them off into a deep dark corner somewhere that we never have to look at again we've solved the problem and that's not the case that scapegoating right. It's not it's refusing to look at how this is a systemic issue that we all participate and and because we can still have compassion and communicate with them while they're in prison. Yes you know that we can make sure a psychologist visits them. You know as our your support groups going..
"assault" Discussed on The Lawfare Podcast
"The challenges it faces it's the law fair podcast episode three hundred twenty three michael hayden on the assault on intelligence jump right into it if we joy hidden so at the beginning of your book you talk about the oxford english dictionaries ward of the year for twenty sixteen post truth the editor of actually goes pictures you point on your book called potentially the most defining word of our time what is what is post to the media and what does it mean the conduct of your book yeah so the dictionary rata describes it as a sense of political culture in which decisions are actually more broadly culture which decisions are based less on fact and evidence and more based on feeling preference emotion loyalty tribe and grievance it is in its own way and i talk about this djamil it is in its own way rejection of the values of the enlightenment which it essence for western civilization anchored our decision making on operation the best approximation of objective reality we could create hypothesis decision observation correction and this just flies in the face of that and i take pains to point out that it is saddled drift not just in the person of one individual one administration or one party that the core the issue is worthy society is moving and then obviously there others who can inspire that or take advantage of it or wasn't it but again i anchored on what the dictionary described as a broad shift in inside western civilization and one of the things you point on your book is a part of the reason for this broad shift is sort of more internet based culture that we've got the rule of hundred forty characters the googling of of issues almost say dea that opinion matters just as much if not more than objective facts so a lot of things happening i i don't write this right if this way in the book but i use an extended metaphor we have chats like this now djamil three layer cake all right below ones us later tuesday ministration layer threes russians but the get smaller and less important so fundamentally the baseline bigler fix the base layer we'll find you know russians try this stuff in norway to them work different base layer so the what's happening in the base layer and i really i reworked hard at this because frankly everybody i talked to sounds like everybody in the room i mean we are our own group and so i got my brother to fill the back room of the sports bar and pittsburgh and beer aren't he i paid for all the city to was a morally questionable thing to do but i paid for the rolling rock as well which i save is ever was and the pizza and my brother overachieved he about forty forty five folks in the back room we spent the time going up on the turnpike with my wife saying don't argue with these people intentionally sort of trump audie it is my own little focus groups that one little as forty five people yes and my brother did very well got the folks in there i knew most of them are going up with some couple of relatives you know in kind of begins with the open open ended an innocent question what do you people think and off we went so what i learn genuine legitimate grievance i really tried very sharp edge but i but i really worked hard to give fair count to two white people are where they are now and i talked about the winds of globalization being at my personal back for fifty years right i love these folks literally fifty years ago all right and the wounds global nation have done nothing but help me they've made my career more interesting more rewarding and all meetings of the word and so on and the winds of globalization at at their face so that one on a second i i it's a what is america i mean to you and the answer i got was somebody's paying attention to me all right we're my group kind of whites all right now caller middle class whites describes the only unprotected species and in the whole ecosystem somebody described him as that drug conversation yeah and by these recommend well folks was the mostly white men no is mixture okay if it some of them were economically quite successful small business owners and so on but it was that sense of noone noone worries about me all right all right so that's one the.
"assault" Discussed on Therapy for Black Girls
"It may lead them to miss trust stare into wish in the experience hatred and ultimately can impact how they engage with others and i think you know one way that i see this happen is at winner survivor someone woman or a child who is experienced this sexual trauma sexual assault child abuse whatever the experience that they go to tell someone that they trust with the hope that they're going to be supported and held and they're not believed by that person or there um rejected that they are told that didn't happen that you must have deserved it what it what did you do to deserve it or that's your father how could you say that or you're married rate doesn't happen in emeritus on whatever is communicated between those two people condemn he internalized and obviously can wreak havoc in the mind of the survivor but can create lasting ruptures in relationships overall so i think that one is is really important i think being in therapy when the therapist the client is connected and there there's a safety in the relationship i believe healing happens in relationship so i'm having a space where they can explore these aims than in a relationship that is safe where someone does believe with their saying can allow them to practice in moments of honorability and trusting their intuition as well and then the last area is spirit which is a person's relationship with a higher power with god which source higher self whatever that might be for the individual and oftentimes i see that relationship being compromised or or hurt.
"assault" Discussed on Therapy for Black Girls
"Jews how the yoga peace then allow the language to follows on nerve you're going to go into more of that or you wanna spend some time sharing that now yes so you know it never looks the same what i can say most often happens is i'll meet with someone who you know in a pre annan ainhoa a meeting where we are just trying to get to know each other i'm talking about what europe he can be like and um answering any questions is getting to know a little bit more about their history i'll find that our survivor has a really hard time just describing or stating that something happened on they're not able to use the word sexual assault or rate or sometimes they can write it down sometimes they don't even report a sexual assault or a trauma they just say that something happen to me on that i did and what happened when i was a kid or when i was a teenager in this relationship that i'm currently in and through a a yogurt practice with therapy and sometimes just with with yoga in a therapeutic space as people are given more options as i mentioned in with a combination of exploring different beams within yoga for example boundary setting boundaries assertiveness personal choice connection with whatever higher power they believe in relationships with family and how does can change defense order flexing on those things that exist as a as related to experiencing a sexual trauma the areas of life better impact it.
"assault" Discussed on Therapy for Black Girls
"In relationships with people in lived experiences um and then even in their their own journeys so a survivor can come to believe things that were communicate it to her directly during the sexual assault navigating a legal system are in their helped seeking and communication with family in our own personal thoughts for example that they somehow deserved it that they provoked bitter attracted the sexual assault that no one will believe them if they say something that no one will want to be with them intimately or that they can't survive this and so where the mind is concerned this may show up as symptoms of depression or anxiety post traumatic stress disorder substance abuse over or under eating i'm self harmon even contemplation of suicide the other side of this and what i see often in the black community is an attempt to forget it happened to push it down sweep it under the rug and then to practice denial in that survival tool that something that you know oftentimes we learn as children we know don't cry don't ignore the sweep it under the rug there is no there oftentimes a space for any emotional experience or acknowledgement i've heard all of those things and more and inconsistently but went story of a survivor stuck with me she said that during the assault i was thinking just let me get out alive and after the assault she was thinking just let me die and so it's an example of that.
"assault" Discussed on Therapy for Black Girls
"The history left imprints on our cultural heritage and and even now contributes a common myths of rate prevailing images and stereotypes of the black woman and an naturally within influence issues around reporting and help seeking and i think one of the most damaging consequences is the culture of silence around sexual assault sexual trauma childhood sexual abuse certainly i'm inspired by the ways in which we are taking back naming ourselves and being self defining but certainly there is a a history that we can't deny and i like this conversation an end this angle because it can help to provider framing context for some of the ways that the whirl society perceives us on that don't feel inherently to to us we know who we are aware combat it with these images that have existed for so long the work and the struggle israel in an often fund the most interesting part of it being kind of like how those messages become internalized though not only is it about mike having to fight against what other people think inssee about us but sometimes we don't even know that we have internalized some of those messages for ourselves way exactly yeah and you know when i when i think of that sometimes it's easier to make a point of you know media an certain things that we consume music news the imagery all of those things we we absorb where sponges we are taking an all of that all the time and it isn't until we too we know we have reason to seek understanding anna a deeper truth that those things start to surface but then there's also.
"assault" Discussed on Therapy for Black Girls
"To talk about this anti even here so in recognising sensitively of the conversation i legislate to him by your listeners to listen to themselves and pay attention to what they need which might mean that they have to pick it up and put it down to take care of themselves annan just resonate noting noticing what resonate so that they can move intuitively and the next steps my hope for our conversation as at it's an opening for a shift that information can be shared with families and france because this is real as we know and the pain as a real so i just you know whenever i'm talking about sexual trauma especially in communities of color because we don't talk about it i like to begin with in terms of a definition for sexual trauma i like to think of it as the aftermath of experiencing any sort of sexual assault sexual violation and in many ways in which being violated in this way the loss of control the loss of power over one sells for their body manifest in all areas of life so mind body heart and spirit more specifically sexual assault is any type of sexual contact or behavior that occurs without the explicit an enthusiastic consent of everyone involved so i always emphasized that explicit an enthusiastic consent of everyone involved so for example its convincing while under the influence would not be considered explicit an enthusiastic consent sexual assault can involve forced sexual intercourse.
"assault" Discussed on Therapy for Black Girls
"In the therapeutic space dr young believes the relationship between client in therapist is the anchor of the healing process her work is rooted in existential relational and cultural theories which aims to understand how people meaningfully move through the world how they make meaning in suffering and how they relate to self another's while celebrating the intersections in beautiful influence of culture today sheen and i discuss terminology relevant to sexual assault we also discuss some misunderstandings related to consent we discussed historical implications that sometimes shape reporting and treatment of sexual assault as well as the need for culturally specific and trauma informed practices cina also chaired a ton of resources that are great for you to learn more if you're interested in learning more about this topic you can find all of the information that she shared in the show notes at therapy for black girls dot com back slash session nineteen thank you so much for joining me today sheena thank you at seoul nice to be here i love what you're doing it i'm excited to be a part of it deemed you so i'm very happy to have you here today to talk about a topic that is really important arman i think that we don't address often enough also so today we're going to be talking about sexual trauma um in the black woman community um and so i wanted to store with you may be giving us a definition of what sexual trauma is yes fresh or an um if you don't mind i'll at luv test m by given a topic am i know sometimes kabila difficult.