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How my article about men and Me Too quickly spiralled into a book

How my article about men and Me Too quickly spiralled into a book

What is men's role in the Me Too movement? After exploring the topic in Good Weekend, David Leser received a response unlike anything he's experienced in nearly 40 years of journalism.

The right v Trump

The right v Trump

This week: conservatives despising Trump, life under an abortion ban, contrasts in wages growth and halal Macca's.

What’s the point of a political grudge match?

What’s the point of a political grudge match?

Roxane Gay's latest tour with conservative Christina Hoff Sommers was pitched as "meeting of the minds". It shouldn't come as a surprise that it ended in a mess.

Sustaining the swamp

Sustaining the swamp

This week: how significant should significance be, lucky Aussie philosophers take on the world, Trump is only the start of corruption in the US, and getting to grips with white supremacist ideologies.

What we know so far about the woman stepping into Julie Bishop’s shoes

What we know so far about the woman stepping into Julie Bishop’s shoes

Celia Hammond is walking into one of the safest Coalition seats in the country. Will she win it?

Will we ever get deeper debate about women in politics?

Will we ever get deeper debate about women in politics?

With everyone continuing to follow their talking points, we're taking a deep dive into a shallow pool.

The subaltern speaks

The subaltern speaks

Welcome to For Your Information. Today, Helen's strident defence (and criticism) of feminism.

Australia’s violence against women isn’t just about gender inequality

Australia’s violence against women isn’t just about gender inequality

A new survey has found compelling evidence of how racism, homophobia and classism feed broader views of violence against women.

No, Julia Banks is not a saviour for women, or anybody

No, Julia Banks is not a saviour for women, or anybody

As Julia Banks and so many other politicians have shown, one can be simultaneously female and not much chop.

‘I am not yet finished and I never will be’: how Anne Summers is still evolving

‘I am not yet finished and I never will be’: how Anne Summers is still evolving

In her new memoir, Unfettered and Alive, feminist writer and publisher Anne Summers shows that she's far from done. And with the global rise of neoliberal, "status quo" feminism, her voice may be more valuable than ever.