Tuesday, 4 March 2014

Tony Abbott is not a Feminist

Today, at an event for International Women’s Day in Canberra, Prime Minister Tony Abbott labelled himself a feminist.

The concept is utterly hilarious.

Friday, 18 October 2013

Mia Freedman needs to stop shaming women

We see slut shaming so often in the media it’s almost old hat.

But today, when Mia Freedman published a piece on her website, Mama Mia, titled ‘Are you a Mother or a Porn Star?’ I got angry.

Saturday, 7 September 2013

Why do Australian TV networks always have panels full of dudes?

Tonight I settled down in front of my TV with a drink and my Macbook to watch the election coverage.

What I saw was a different kind of sausage fest to the one at the polling booth BBQ earlier today.

Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Let's Talk About Abortion

On Tuesday, Julia Gillard launched ‘Women for Gillard’, a campaign aimed at reminding women of Labor’s-and the coalition’s-record on women’s issues. It was partly inspired by a similar campaign that Obama ran in 2012.