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World Cup WAGs

Sarah Louisa Phythian-Adams argues that the irrational focus on the “Wives and Girlfriends” of footballers during the World Cup demonstrates a wider dismissal of women’s sporting prowess and of women’s role in society in general.

Sexual Harassment is Not Trivial

Helen Clarke is disappointed with Germaine Greer, whose comments about events on Australian Big Brother seemed to dismiss sexual harassment as “trivial”.