Men Who Bully Women
There is a headline news story in Australia today about a young woman who worked in a Melbourne cafe, quite literally bullied to death by her male colleagues. It sounds too trashy to be true but the facts are as tragically unpleasant as they are real. Not only is the suicide of this young woman a loss of her precious life but for her parents, now comes the eternal pain of never being able to share all those wonderful moments that they should have been able to share with their daughter. As for the four male perpetrators, the comment has already been made from the bench that they have shown remorse for their actions. But neither remorse nor a puny cash fine can bring back a life lost and even if criminal sanctions were available, what good would they do? What puzzles me is how a group of men could turn like rabid dogs on one, young woman and yet somehow fail to take stock of the impact of their grossly abusive behaviours. It was philosopher, Hannah Arendt, who once commented that we all find it hard to reconcile that perfectly ordinary human beings can do the most extraordinarily evil things. That is the case here. A young woman is dead for no other reason than four seemingly intelligent, rational, privileged men, could and did indeed abuse her…
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Having been subject to bullying and mobbing in my workplace since October 2010 and to the present, I have gained particular insight into the challenges one faces not only being a man abused but also, being a man living with a psychosocial disability, abused. Soon, I will start detailing my story and start laying out the evidence for how we can make it possible for workplaces to become safe for all. An obvious start, apart from critically analysing how it can be that a group of seemingly reasonable, qualified and experienced professionals would have quite happily bullied me to death, would be to unpack the pivotal role that violence plays in Australian society...
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