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For women, 2018 was a year of long-awaited wins and lingering losses

For women, 2018 was a year of long-awaited wins and lingering losses

This has been a year of great progress, and legislative change reflects this. Yet, still, Australia is in a national emergency.

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?

Sarah Hanson-Young has the law on her side with this one

Sarah Hanson-Young has the law on her side with this one

A defamation case against David Leyonhjelm would give him all the attention he and his naughty boy mates need to survive.

Jacinda, please put these whiny little boys in their place

Jacinda, please put these whiny little boys in their place

The New Zealand PM is rising above anonymous abuse in the House of Reps, but maybe it's time to let loose and give the Westminster system the kick up the arse it needs.

Tasting Australia (and Australia itself) has a ‘great male chef’ problem

Tasting Australia (and Australia itself) has a ‘great male chef’ problem

Adelaide's much venerated Tasting Australia will open with a disproportionately small number of women chefs celebrated. Is this a symptom of a biased industry, or is the festival culpable in sustaining the sausage party?

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.

Liberal feminist myths and the real reason Millennial men ‘want stay-at-home wives’

Liberal feminist myths and the real reason Millennial men ‘want stay-at-home wives’

Liberal feminism seems largely incapable of making the calculations necessary to explain gender attitudes post-Trump.

Sexism is frustrating, but so is the idiotic debate about gender ‘equality’ at Triple J

Sexism is frustrating, but so is the idiotic debate about gender ‘equality’ at Triple J

There’s one Triple J-related question that sends Helen Razer spare: what was it like to be a woman on the radio?

Usury suspects: media gumshoes have fingered five main culprits for Trump’s win

Usury suspects: media gumshoes have fingered five main culprits for Trump’s win

Let’s look briefly at the primary causes named for Clinton's defeat, and see if we can’t agree that the ascension of Donald Trump to President has multiple causes.

No, Clintonistas, sexism is not worse than racism

No, Clintonistas, sexism is not worse than racism

Powerful white women often underplay the seriousness and prevalence of racism.