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Cristiano Ronaldo and sport’s lacklustre Me Too moment

Cristiano Ronaldo and sport’s lacklustre Me Too moment

Sport remains largely untouched from the social upheaval of the past year. Will an allegation of rape against Cristiano Ronaldo tip things over the edge?

Why is the Nobel Prize for Literature cancelled?

Why is the Nobel Prize for Literature cancelled?

The cancellation comes down to a scandal involving sexual assault, financial misconduct and one of the world’s most exalted cultural institutions.

On Rape is not good enough to be truly controversial

On Rape is not good enough to be truly controversial

Germaine Greer is doing the outrage circuit for her new book On Rape. But what are her arguments, and do they actually stack up to legal scrutiny?

How the Australian media silences rape victims

How the Australian media silences rape victims

By not quoting victims, the effects of violence is minimised, the authors of a landmark study say.

Wikipedia page of rapist-led cult whitewashed from inside the ATO

Wikipedia page of rapist-led cult whitewashed from inside the ATO

An ATO employee has been using a work computer to whitewash the Wikipedia page of a South Korean cult, whose leader is in prison for multiple counts of rape. Freelance journalist John Power reports.

Nauru is your fault. It’s time to stop pretending it’s not happening

Nauru is your fault. It’s time to stop pretending it’s not happening

You can't stick your fingers in your ears and ignore what the government is doing in your name. But protests and candlelight vigils are not going to solve anything.

How the ABC bungled the story of the ‘5-year-old rape victim’

How the ABC bungled the story of the ‘5-year-old rape victim’

The ABC reported a five-year-old had been raped on Nauru. That turned out to be false -- so how did the ABC get it so wrong?

Razer: Bowie, ‘rape culture’, and how feminism became the Westboro Baptist Church

Razer: Bowie, ‘rape culture’, and how feminism became the Westboro Baptist Church

The new feminism, so eager to annul a woman’s memory of sexual pleasure with David Bowie, has begun to offer itself up as a ridiculous cartoon.

Chris Kenny, refugee advocate at odds over Nauru rape complainant interview

Chris Kenny, refugee advocate at odds over Nauru rape complainant interview

A refugee advocate has become embroiled in a stoush with The Australian's Chris Kenny over an interview he conducted on Nauru.

Mayor’s support for rapist trivialises violence against women

Mayor’s support for rapist trivialises violence against women

High-profile support for a Sydney rapist, and the attempt to shut down criticism of it, illustrates how we trivialise violence against women.