100 days – Day 28

100 DAYS

100 days – Day 28: Sexism

I’m not really au fait with what has been happening in English Football, and especially with what Richard Scudamore, the Premier League chief executive, has been up to.

Apparently, he sent sexist emails  from his computer at work.  His “jokes” and remarks about a female colleague were leaked to a downmarket newspaper by his PA, who has gone on to say (after it was decided not to censure nor fire Scudamore) –  “It sends out a very damaging message as to how women are regarded in football and in the workplace in general. It shows we still have to go a very long way before women are treated equally”

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Prime Minister, David Cameron, speaking on the BBC,  indicated that his own ministers would not have survived had they written something similar.

The Football Association’s inclusion board is due to meet today(20 May) to consider whether the game’s governing…

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