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One of the many of thinkpieces (yes I see the irony) on whether women should vote for Hilary Clinton because she is a woman fell…
Studies show that when working parents take time to be with their newborns, outcomes are better for the children and families. Mark Zuckerberg There’s been…
It has been almost four years since the news broke that the Australian men’s Olympic basketball team had been given business class tickets to London,…
We hear it often. ‘You must talk to your kids about staying safe online’. Many of us do, but are we saying enough? The online…
The Daily Telegraph recently ran an article claiming that Peta Credlin is under consideration as the next Sex Discrimination Commissioner. The role has been vacant…
In a joint statement issued last week by the Federal Attorney General and Minister for Social Services, we saw a welcome commitment by both parties…
Are the issues that matter to Australian women going to be taken seriously in the election campaign this year?
The women of the Suffragette movement are often depicted as pioneers in the struggle for female emancipation. But Edwardian women were not the founding mothers…
I took in a staggering amount of email on Christmas day last year. It would have been an anomaly on a working day, let alone…
If you’ve been an avid reader of Women’s Agenda for quite some time, as I have, you would’ve picked up on an underlying theme in…
The Australian Financial Review reported yesterday on the results of research into discrimination against working mothers: More than half of all working mothers in Australia…
For the organisers of Melbourne tech conference Above All Human, getting an equal gender split in its speakers wasn’t a great achievement. Taking place on…
You may have been following the storm in the teacup that has been brewing as a result of litigation involving ANZ Bank, strip clubs and…
After Christmas, I took my almost 3-year old son to see an Australian Ballet Company production for children: The Sleeping Beauty Storytime Ballet. The Australian…
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