July, 2018

Why Sarah Hanson-Young can’t sue her way to equality

, Jul 17, 2018

Sarah Hanson-Young's brand of "decaffeinated inspirational feminism" is widely popular. To critique it is heresy, but to permit it to flourish is to permit the concealment of all liberalism’s failures.

Australian progressives are stuck in an endless loop

, Jun 28, 2018

For all the words written and shared about diversity and representation, what's actually been done? And who's benefiting from the cyclic system of outrage and inaction?

Razer: what have we learned from THAT Meanjin cover?

, Jun 07, 2018

The queens of the Australian liberal-left have been newly reflected, perhaps even to themselves, in an unflattering light.

Razer: Hillary Clinton’s religious, if nonsensical, performance to Melbourne’s true believers

, May 11, 2018

Hillary Clinton spoke to a 5000-strong crowd on a freezing Thursday night in Melbourne. Her observations on misogyny failed to adequately warm Helen Razer.

Razer: feminism doesn’t mean we have to be nice about Barbara Bush

, Apr 24, 2018

A major Western feminist movement honouring the memory of Barbara Bush represents a critical failure of reason.

Razer: ‘toxic masculinity’ debate is self-defeating and toxic itself

, Apr 03, 2018

We see the term everywhere, yet few people ever bother to define it. In Helen Razer's view, “toxic masculinity” is not a true concept, and not truly feminist at all.

Debate Club: can pop culture be a force for feminist good?

and , Mar 08, 2018

Will the gradual crawl towards representation in pop culture continue in 2018, or is the battle meaningless in the pursuit of profit? Helen Razer and Lauren Rosewarne offer points for both sides.

Larissa Waters and the Greens’ tedious return to identity politics

, May 11, 2017

Larissa Waters needs to care less about her breasts in Parliament and more about the fact that there are no damn jobs in this country.

Radical feminists for the Australian Christian Lobby?

, Feb 03, 2017

Feminists and the Australian Christian Lobby don't agree on much but according to the ACL's Wendy Francis, things have changed.

Peppa, the female chauvinist-baiting pig

, Dec 21, 2016

The thing is, parents of small children are perhaps less interested in fighting cultural wars than the media.