After a recent investigation suggested that more than 200 members of a famous Catholic boys' choir in Bavaria were abused over a period of 40 years, more of the victims have been speaking out. DW’s Anja Koch spoke to one of them.
As Poland shifts sharply to the right on sex education and women's reproductive rights, a feminist organization is fighting back with a campaign to get women talking. It's a start, one of SexEdPl's leaders tells DW.
Child abuse was far more taboo in the former GDR than in the West, an abuse committee has found. There was no counseling for victims because, in the state's eyes, child abuse did not officially exist.
Speaking before an advisory commission, Pope Francis has addressed the problem of sexual molestation by priests. He said he has learned from his own mistakes in dealing with offenders and called such abuse a "sickness."
German leaders gathered in Wittenberg to mark 500 years since Martin Luther began the Protestant Reformation. Alongside ceremonies in the eastern city, events were held across Germany.
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