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Former Liberal minister attacks ‘secret men’s business’ after cabinet minister accused of historical rape – The Guardian

Sharman Stone says male MPs referred to themselves as the ‘swinging dicks’ and blocked Julie Bishop’s leadership aspirations

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Former Liberal minister Dr Sharman Stone has attacked a broader culture of parliamentary sexism and misogyny after the ABC revealed on Friday that a letter had been sent to the prime minister and police alleging a federal cabinet minister raped a woman before he entered parliament.
The ABCs Four Corners reported the letter included allegations from a now-deceased woman alleging she was raped in 1988. The letter urged prime minister Scott Morrison to establish an independent investigation into the…

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