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Footballers behaving badly … again

I don’t know about you, but I’m getting very sick of seeing, on average once a week, the spectacle of a footballer, dressed in suit and club tie, looking contrite for the TV cameras and reading from a prepared script … Continue reading

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IWD: plus ça change …

Today is International Women’s Day. The 100th International Women’s Day, to be precise, celebrating a century of women’s advancement in society; and to be sure, we have come a long way since 1911. As a feminist I should be proudly … Continue reading

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Sex and the single footballer

Another summer: another footballer scandal. There is a pattern emerging here and it’s not pretty. Take a pack of testosterone-charged young men with obscenely large disposable incomes, public idolisation and little responsibility or capacity to make decisions based on common … Continue reading

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