It’s hard out there on the Internet for a feminist, or any woman, really. Something Australian author and columnist Clementine Ford knows all too well.


Following a spate of online abuse she received after a man was fired for levelling abusive, sexist Facebook comments at her, Ford has spent the past few days trading blows with trolls on Twitter.



Now another feminist, who just happens to share her name, has stumbled into the crossfire. As it turns out, Clementine Ford — an American actress who starred as Molly Kroll in television show, The L Word — is more than happy to help her newfound Aussie friend run the gauntlet of Internet abuse. Read more…

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