Voices of Awareness
  • Andrew Taylor
8 episodes
Listening to the Pioneers of Authentic Cultural Change


How survivors feel about IICSA
2021 Jul 198m 55s
TRIGGER WARNING: STRONG FEELINGS EXPRESSED. Listening to the Pioneers of Authentic Change express their formidable concerns about the integrity of the independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse. Lisa Nandy MP, Raymond Stephenson from Shirley Oaks Survivors Association, (www.shirleyoakssurvivorsassociation.co.uk) Ian Mc Fayden, Andy from Newcastle, Malcolm Mansfield QC  & Lloyd Evans from JWatch (see Youtube video IICSA:Part of the Problem
Blood Legacy with Alex Renton
2021 Jun 051h 1m 17s
Andy Taylor & Investigative journalist, Alex Renton discuss Blood Legacy, The Sewell Report, Stiff Upper Lip, Boarding School,  Child Sexual Abuse, The Sherbourne Prep cover up, Adverse childhood experience, challenging the British elite, white saviourism, exploitation in development aid, the family trip to Tobago, reparation projects, the violence of silence, passive racism, climate change and colourism. (Featuring Celeste singing Hear my Voice, Big Bill Brunsey’s Black, Brown & White & The Golden Gospel Singers singing Oh Freedom.)
The Dredd-ful Violence of The De La Salle Brothers (UK) PART 3
2021 May 1443m 18s
A powerful ending to the fascinating and disturbing history of the abuse within the De La Salle schools with Pat Mills. Pat Mills website is patmills.wordpress.com.  Old Boys of  De La Salle schools and any Survivors of clerical abuse can comment and add to existing posts there from Pat and fellow Old Boys. Or you are very welcome to send your recollections to patmillswriter@gmail.com. They can remain anonymous and confidential if you prefer. Pat's book 2000AD and Judge Dredd: the Secret History… Be Pure! Be Vigilant! Behave! describes in more detail how the De La Salle brothers inspired his development of the character Judge Dredd and other well known comic book characters. It’s available from Amazon as an ebook, paperback and audiobook. Pat has also written two semi-aubiographical dark comedies in the ‘Read Em and Weep’ novelseries:  Serial Killer (with Kevin O’Neill) and Goodnight, John-Boy. Both available from Amazon.For Pat’s comic book side, go to spacewarpcomic.com and millsverse.com
Children of the Rape Culture Revolution
2021 Apr 2124m 26s
Soma Sara, EveryonesInvited, Highgate, Dulwich College, Latymer and Jess Philips.
The Dredd-ful Violence of The De La Salle Brothers (UK) part 1
2021 Apr 2149m 8s
Pat Mills exposes the violence of the De la Salle brothers of St Joseph’s college, Ipswich that inspired the plots & character traits of Judge Dredd and 2000AD. He covers the catholic tumors of shame & guilt, coming out as a survivor, blowing the whistle, trauma memories surfacing in middle age, revenge ideation, the catharsis of lampooning abusers & the testimonies of assault by Brother Lawrence Hughes.
Ampleforth: A crisis of faith part 1
2021 Apr 2120m 50s
Safeguarding campaigner, Jonathan West explains the details behind the news stories, the glossing of narrative, & the "shoot the messenger" / a Law unto itself culture.
The UK is a sex offender friendly society
2021 Apr 1726m 21s
Richard Scorer discusses rape culture, EveryonesInvited.uk, Javid’s new CSA wider implications report, The Ampleforth Debacle & the contempt of the establishment exemplified by Boris Johnson’s spaff comment!
The Dredd-ful Violence of The De La Salle Brothers (UK) part2
2021 Apr 1742m 20s
Pat Mills discusses unfinished business - St William’s – The paedophile sweet shop, Christopher Jamison @ IICSA, Cardinal Nichols, Hans Zollner, Pope Francis & Fr Grassi, the vulnerabilities of fatherless kids, horrific abuse at St Joseph’s & The Truth project “cul de sac.” [Music:Optiks-Dark]
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