Ruby Hamad You cannot divorce the success of British colonialism from its atrocities, writes Ruby Hamad.
Ruby Hamad Nine feminist issues ranked in descending order of importance to the Australian government.
Ruby Hamad No national holiday can be a cause for unbridled celebration when it hinges on erasing the reality of a violent past.
Ruby Hamad Unfortunately, "vegan celebrity" Durian Rider's toxic views on DV are just the tip of the iceberg of ill-informed, dangerous attitudes prevalent amongst the movement.
Ruby Hamad Christmas is upon us - and to mark the occasion the Dutch Embassy employed three men in blackface to hand out gifts to children.
Ruby Hamad It's been a remarkable year for feminism - in Australia and globally. Here are some examples of feminism happening in far-flung places you least expect it.
Ruby Hamad A show we in The West regard as mildly embarrassing, can mean something completely different in another part of the world.
Ruby Hamad It's callous to expect people to work their entire lives, only to be shunted away in old age. But there is another way.
Ruby Hamad If an Aboriginal woman or a Muslim woman in hijab knocked over a police officer, would the response be so jolly?
How Michelle Payne's Melbourne Cup win highlights the difference between 'liberation' and 'equality'
Ruby Hamad A woman may have just beaten her male competitors at their own game, but it is still a game of cruelty and domination.
I'm Muslim But I'm Not...
Ruby Hamad When was the last time you saw young white men imploring "I'm white but I'm not a mass shooter?"
Ruby Hamad So-called nice guys, decent guys, and "real" men also hit women. Sometimes the 'hero' and the 'villain' could be one and the same.
Ruby Hamad For Ruby Hamad, the freedom to eschew conservative, capitalist markers of 'success' is the true sign of empowerment.
Ruby Hamad The home of today's stock market has a history that's even more troubling than high finance.
Ruby Hamad No woman should be made subordinate to the foetuses they carry. So why are we hosting an anti-choice leader's talk in Australia?
Ruby Hamad Rule number one of 'brag thread': Brag must be directly about you. None of this deflection B.S.
Ruby Hamad Why the terms 'white' and 'people of colour' aren't just descriptive – they are political. And we need to know what they mean.
Ruby Hamad When a man does it, that's just politics. When a woman does it, sooner or later, she will be punished.
Ruby Hamad You cannot isolate the "good parts" of colonialism from the brutality, then expect people of colour to simply accept it.
Ruby Hamad Nicki Minaj's blistering smackdown of Miley Cyrus at the VMAs is the stuff of legend. Here's why we should pay attention.