How TV shows get away with humiliating women for entertainment

Clementine Ford Is there a particular pleasure that TV producers take in making a joke out of the supposed frivolous idiosyncrasies of women?

A refresher on etiquette tips for women through the ages

Thank goodness for these important community service announcements.

Clementine Ford Thank goodness for these important community service announcements.

Inside Out won't spark a 'young men crisis'

Clementine Ford Relax. The patriarchy is still intact.

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'He was just trying to be friendly': The many (invalid) excuses of manterrupting

Clementine Ford We don't have to laugh along when we're made to feel violable or small.

What Jerry Seinfeld doesn't understand about political correctness

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld bemoans the boring, oppressive political correctness of US college campuses.

Clementine Ford Of course, he understands oppression in a way weird, niche people like chicks and coloureds and homos just don't.

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Why attacking a transgender woman is not just another pub brawl

Stephanie McCarthy.

Clementine Ford As an Australian citizen, I am deeply ashamed of the hatred and violence perpetrated against LGBTI people.

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How not to let online abuse get to you

Clementine Ford Clementine Ford knows a thing or two about how to handle (and ignore) trolls.

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Australian men are still using this defence to justify violence

Victoria Comrie Cullen was found dead in the car park of the St George and Sutherland Shire Angler's Club on January 22.

Clementine Ford Christopher Cullen, who was yesterday found guilty of murdering his wife Victoria Comrie Cullen, was the latest perpetrator to use the defence of provocation.


The five characters 'old' actresses are allowed to play

Clementine Ford If Hollywood has taught us anything, it's that old women are gross.

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Equality means a loss to those in privilege, and that's okay

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Clementine Ford Clementine Ford: "If all you can think about when you think about equality is everything you stand to lose, then you're not trying hard enough."

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The perfect winter reading list for boner killers

Foreboding, sinister and atmospheric, these novels both old and new are a thrilling change from Netflix.

Clementine Ford Foreboding, sinister and atmospheric, these novels both old and new are a thrilling change from Netflix.

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Why some sports should remain a women's game

Clementine Ford Women have built sports like netball and roller derby from the ground up. So shouldn't we be given some credit?

Women in NRL

We need more female board members in rugby league

Clementine Ford We should start talking about 'maximum quotas for men' rather than 'minimum quotas for women'.

The disturbing backlash on speaking out about violence against women

Clementine Ford "I have an entire folder of emails sent to me by men talking about me being raped, killed or just 'taught a lesson.'"

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Survivor: When sexist behaviour is sold as entertainment

Clementine Ford What happens when a sexist show becomes the golden goose of a TV network.

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We need to stop making excuses for men like Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao pose at their final press conference.

Clementine Ford On Sunday afternoon, people cheered on while one man who beats women fought another man who denies them their reproductive rights.

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Is this the official beer of rape culture?

a user posted photo on Reddit revealed the latest Bud Light slogan as 'The perfect beer for removing

Clementine Ford When Bud Light said it'll "remove 'no' from your vocabulary for the night", the social media backlash was immediate.

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Caitlin Stasey and Brenna Harding: women are never each other's worst enemies

Clem Ford, Caitlin Stasey and Brenna Harding at the first of YWCA Victoria's Tina Talks.

Clementine Ford Five lessons from young feminists Caitlin Stasey and Brenna Harding.

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How misandrists like to let their hair down

Clementine Ford Feminists are only mostly joyless. It doesn't mean we never have any downtime.

Teen family violence survivor: 'I didn't know what happened in my home was different'

Clementine Ford Why are programs addressing domestic violence awareness still failing to include the education of children?