May 28, 2015 10
The real fight is not about whether the GST should apply to feminine hygiene products. The real fight is about whether the GST should exist at all.
May 21, 2015 13
The philosophy underpinning She Leads, a new feminist conference to "inspire" women leaders, is total pants. It ignores the basic truth about inequality and supply-side economics.
May 19, 2015
More than anything, last night's Mad Men finale was a powerfully depressing reminder that the mechanism of the market is now the mechanism of the self.
May 14, 2015 20
Our only current hope for real revelation and proper address of social problems, from obesity to mental illness, lies with science and scholarship.
May 7, 2015 4
Far from being of benefit to people with extreme mental illness, awareness campaigns around eating disorders can actually cause harm, and are really more for women who "just feel a bit shit about their bodies".
May 6, 2015
Wills and Kate are about as "natural' in their new parent photos as you are in your filtered selfie-stick Instagram profile pic.
April 30, 2015 13
Whether it is celebrities trying their hand at international diplomacy or the insistence on racially diverse emoji, we focus on the symbol and ignore the real.
April 29, 2015
Everyone is angry with Belle Gibson, but nobody can be bothered destroying the natural health bullshit that formed her success.
April 23, 2015 10
The greatest hurdle to treatment for mental illness is, in most cases, the lack of it. And feel-good "RUOK" campaigns are not going to fix the problem.
April 21, 2015
The Material Girl's true currency has been her ability to point her coned-shaped bra at the making of meaning itself.