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Journalist at centre of Foley allegations speaks out, details allegations

Journalist at centre of Foley allegations speaks out, details allegations

An ABC journalist has spoken out about an alleged assault on her by NSW opposition leader Luke Foley — and why she stayed silent about it until, against her wishes, it became a political football.

Breaking up the boys’ club: is sports media finally facing its reckoning?

Breaking up the boys’ club: is sports media finally facing its reckoning?

Former AFL great Barry Hall was fired on the spot from Triple M for a joke about sexual assault. Can the station, and the rest of Australian sports culture, live up to this welcome new standard?

Qatar Airways misogyny is nothing new

Qatar Airways misogyny is nothing new

Not merely does the head of Qatar Airways have a history of sexist comments, his airline is the most misogynist in the world.

Saudi Arabia gets a PR win for entering the 19th century

Saudi Arabia gets a PR win for entering the 19th century

Great news that Saudi women will be allowed to drive, right? Pity it's a distraction from the regime's war crimes and massive human rights violations.

Razer: how mainstream media became a clearing house for simplistic opinions

Razer: how mainstream media became a clearing house for simplistic opinions

The language of the era is strong and the tone uncompromised. To speak and, especially, to be heard in not only online forums but everyday exchange, we must increasingly trade in the coin of hyperbole.

Tony Abbott’s cunning plan to become Australia’s embarrassing uncle

Tony Abbott’s cunning plan to become Australia’s embarrassing uncle

Tony Abbott has not only weighed into the Yassmin Abdel-Magied "debate", he has also said the Sex Discrimination Commissioner is "anti-men". This is not a mistake -- Abbott wants to come across as crazy and confused as possible.

‘Turnaround’ Turnbull still troubled by the poison of Pauline

‘Turnaround’ Turnbull still troubled by the poison of Pauline

Malcolm Turnbull made progress this week, but his double dissolution misjudgement will continue to haunt him and poison public life.

A womb with a bird’s-eye view: what Gillard gets wrong about sexism

A womb with a bird’s-eye view: what Gillard gets wrong about sexism

Julia Gillard would be wise not to conflate political battles with gender warfare. Sexism is a fundamentally different beast in the top echelons of society.

The tampon tax is a convenient distraction. Period.

The tampon tax is a convenient distraction. Period.

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.

Razer’s Class Warfare: top five moments of political distraction (including the apology)

Razer’s Class Warfare: top five moments of political distraction (including the apology)

The government's reaction to the Forgotten Children report is pure vaudeville -- and Gillian Triggs is the villain.