February 9, 2017
Young Libs welcome women ... does DFAT support Israeli settlements ... the trouble with how-to-vote cards ...
July 20, 2016 7
The lack of diversity will strangle the Liberal Party if it can't get more women into Parliament.
July 12, 2016 1
Enforced gender quotas increase the number of women in parliament, but merely reporting the number of women does very little, write Dr Victor Sojo and Dr Melissa Wheeler of the Centre for Ethical Leadership, University of Melbourne.
June 29, 2016 1
Most of the women who are retiring from federal politics are being replaced with male candidates, writes Crikey intern Tessa Fox.
September 22, 2015 11
Elevating more women to cabinet positions does not actually improve the lot of women in Australia.
July 29, 2015 15
The government has lost control of the political agenda to Labor. But what can it shift the discussion to?
August 5, 2014 5
EMILY's List Australia's Tanja Kovac dismisses Mark Latham's "tired rhetoric" and says changes for future women's leadership must be fought for by political feminists now.
June 18, 2014 10
LNP senator Sue Boyce was a rare senatorial figure with guts, principles and a willingness to think issues through.
May 5, 2014 1
Who says women in politics are any more pure and ethical than the men? Plus a famous jailbird offering financial advice, and the art of isolation.
February 26, 2014 2
PNG visa rules tighten from Saturday ... Qantas not cleaning the planes so well? ... Coalition's question time lady-fest ...
December 11, 2013 2
Labor's powerful national executive has intervened to allow male-heavy preselections for the Victorian election. Emily's List research fellow Tanja Kovac asks: the party has a rule on affirmative action, so why is it being ignored?
October 2, 2013 35
She was formidable, flawless ... and highly electable. Julia Gillard's speech in Melbourne last night showed us a glimpse of the prime minister she could have been. So what happened?
September 18, 2013 3
Crikey readers talk merit, Gandhi and the lack of women in cabinet.
September 17, 2013 1
Crikey readers talk women in cabinet, the royal commission into child sex abuse and why everyone thinks the Coalition is better at managing the economy.
September 17, 2013 3
'Blue ties, smilin at me' ... Simon Crean heads to uni? ... Burnie paper advocates for jobless, should start at home ...
September 17, 2013 23
Until men are actually promoted on merit, there's no reason why women should have to be. True equality is as many mediocre women in positions of power like federal cabinet.
September 16, 2013 29
Tony Abbott has unveiled his new government's ministry in Canberra. There's some winners and losers -- none more so than women. Julie Bishop is the only female MP in cabinet.
June 28, 2013 57
The chattering feminists are out in force, conflating the ALP caucus with "men" and Julia Gillard with "women". They are not the same. May Gillard be remembered for more than her gender.
June 24, 2013 1
Crikey readers have their say on the Greens, Cardinal George Pell and what really happened at that stockbrokers' dinner.
June 21, 2013 9
Forget all the nonsense about sexist menus and cleavage. On what actually matters for women -- pay, retirement income, parental leave -- both parties score poorly.