By Kay Ebeling, LA City Buzz Examiner
The Prime Minister of Australia on Islamic teachings on wife beating and rape: "Under no circumstances
is sexual violence permissible or acceptable in Australia, under no circumstances." The Prime Minister of Australia on children sexually abused and raped
by Catholic clergy: "This is a matter for the church and I respect the internal judgments of the church. I don't stand outside the church and provide
them with public lectures in terms of how they should behave..."
John B: "Australia does not tolerate these sort of remarks. They don't belong in modern times." I have a new friend in Australia who stays up late so he can phone me early in the AM in California. John B sent me that quote from Kevin Rudd yesterday. A survivor of predator priest Kevin O'Donnell. John B has a passion for exposing the international extent of Catholic priest sex crimes, so he has set September 1, 2009, as a date "when they all will start looking for a solution." He really doesn't know for certain what he plans to do on September 1, 2009, but one plan is . . .