John Coates’ demotion of Annastacia Palaszczuk recalls a condition closely related to gender deafness: mute misogyny.
If Julie Bishop thinks she suffered from so-called gender deafness as a politician, then Annastacia Palaszczuk must have a misogyny muteness after her public humiliation by John Coates.
The Queensland prime minister appeared speechless by the sheer atrocity of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) president, who chose a global press conference to berate, demean and patronize her.
Despite this morning’s efforts by the News Corp Olympic Toads to justify the dinosaur’s behavior (as opposed to the excellent takedown of the great Greg Baum at the headwaters of the Nine), Palaszczuk’s quiet reaction raises questions about how much responsibility they should be. take on political women for their own problems. Why didn’t she speak for herself earlier?
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