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Win or lose, Foley’s defamation suit would bring no vindication

Win or lose, Foley’s defamation suit would bring no vindication

Australia's idiotic defamation laws will be put to work once again, but what is really left to be gained here?

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.

‘I am terrified’: the testimony of Christine Blasey Ford

‘I am terrified’: the testimony of Christine Blasey Ford

Throughout her questioning, Ford's voices falters, she swallows and breathes, but she does not cry.

The limits of Me Too and the traumatic Personal Narrative

The limits of Me Too and the traumatic Personal Narrative

Me Too isn't a movement. It hasn't moved for a year. We now have Me Too institutions. They claim their work is political. Yet their work is to be as apolitical as possible.

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?

There is no ‘greater good’ that overlies individual abuse

There is no ‘greater good’ that overlies individual abuse

Crikey readers respond to the allegations of mishandled sexual assault complaints in the Greens. Plus, has the media been hypocritical on Emma Husar?

Are the Greens ignoring sexual assault for the ‘greater good’ of the party?

Are the Greens ignoring sexual assault for the ‘greater good’ of the party?

The mishandling of sexual violence complaints is pervasive and symptomatic of a broader political shift in the Greens.

The death of liberalism and the rise of ‘authentocrats’

The death of liberalism and the rise of ‘authentocrats’

Welcome to Side View — a curated guide to new and overlooked content on politics, policy, and public affairs. This week: the coming facial dystopia, Communists vs Aliens, and the data on Australian sexual assault.

Crikey Worm: thousands mourn Eurydice Dixon

Crikey Worm: thousands mourn Eurydice Dixon

Good morning, early birds. Eurydice Dixon, and the 29 other women who have been killed this year, have been mourned in vigils across the country. Plus, NSW announces a $3.9 billion budget surplus. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.