What’s it like being a female journalist in a sport dominated by sex scandal headlines and mistreatment of women? Rugby League journo Jacquelin Magnay tells how to play the game.READ MORE
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The story on ACA showing Gordon Ramsay being foul-mouthed and obnoxious before last Friday’s interview raises a couple of questions for the sainted Tracy Grimshaw.READ MORE
ABC’s Four Corners have issued a statement to “set the record straight” on their recent episode “Code of Silence”, which explored sexual misconduct within the NRL.READ MORE
As well as bringing into focus that culture, the Johns Affair also raises questions about the sometimes murky relationship between sportswriters and their sport.READ MORE
The ugly little passion play precipitated by Monday night’s Four Corners program “Code of silence” is full of preconceptions and prejudices, but conspicuously short of nuance, writes Michael Winkler.READ MORE
The NRL has been marred by bad press over players’ sexual misconduct for years, but the issue is perhaps only now getting the scrutiny it deserves. Ruth Brown canvasses the history — and reaction.READ MORE
Sydney talkback callers are ignoring the Budget to keep talking about NRL personality Matthew Johns’ group sex scandal. Trevor Cook suggests three courses of action for the player.READ MORE