Harris O'Malley 11:45pm Sometimes drama is real. But sometimes, it's a way to shut down discussion.
Jessica Bennett I went out with a guy based on his use of dashes once.
Genevieve Berrick They call themselves the Vagine Regime and they are united by one cause.
Brittany Ruppert It is inspired by an iconic image of "hope", but represents the exact opposite: the "hopeless" Abbott government.
PAUL CHAI A UK report suggests that "happiness lessons" be added to school curriculums to help combat mental health issues amongst children. But maybe the opposite's what's really necessary, writes Paul Chai.
AMY MCNEILAGE The Abbott government may have lost confidence in Gillian Triggs but there are plenty of Australians who have not, and they want to make it known.
CLEM BASTOW Five female musicians who should be on your radar right now.
Agony aunt revival
NEHA KALE A new wave of advice columns are offering openness and vulnerability as an antidote to the simple, often sexist, platitudes of old, writes Neha Kale.
Apples has introduced new, diverse emoji. But what's with the yellow people?
Meet the DUFF
KASEY EDWARDS It's a new term for an old idea, but the "relatability of the label among girls points to an epidemic of low self-esteem," writes Kasey Edwards.
Miniskirts for Ozgecan
ROB MORAN Turkish men join online protest movement, condemning violence against women in the wake of the attempted rape and murder of 20-year-old Özgecan Aslan earlier this month.
Rebecca Keegan The directing nominees are all men in this year's Oscars, will things improve soon?
This girl asked DC Comics where all the female superheroes were? They responded by making her one.
Caitlin Dewey There could be no better commemoration of Photoshop's 25th anniversary than the trove of unretouched Beyonce photos that leaked.
RUBY HAMAD It certainly seems like it on the Puerto Rican island of Vieques, writes Ruby Hamad.
Jennifer Finney Boylan Marriage equality and anti-discrimination laws have achieved remarkable victories. But full acceptance is as elusive as ever.
LAUREN SMELCHER SAMS In the '90s, Australia had a soft-porn mag for women. And it was unabashedly feminist and body-positive.
Chico Harlan These women have to ask their boss's permission to get married.
Off to the pens!
JANE GILMORE These forgotten classics were an outlet for the rage and helplessness feminist writers felt in a time when there were still so many battles left to fight - and many of the ideas will ring true to feminists today.
Danielle Binks How much of the concern for Harper Lee and her agreeing to publish Go Set a Watchman is thinly veiled ageism?
Anna North When we comment on news stories, most of us hope to say something about the topic at hand... but what do the comments we leave say about us?
Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people have better self esteem and less depression as young adults if they were open about their sexual orientations as adolescents, a new study suggests.
AMY MCNEILAGE A new app designed to help women recognise the warning signs of abusive and controlling behaviour.
CLEM BASTOW Fifty Shades Of Grey is not the howling monstrosity you secretly hoped it might be,
Justin George and Kalani Gordon Scheduled to be heard in June.
Michael Ruane "She's 6 years old . . . waiting for grandpa to kill a Ku-Kluxer. This is the real deal. This tells you how she had the strength and determination to do what she did."
Magic Mike XXL
ELEANOR ROBERTSON I have high expectations for Magic Mike XXL, and woe betide Tatum if they're not met.
RUBY HAMAD In a new interview, Bjork revealed the extent to which her work has been credited to men. 'Bropropriation' - it's a travesty that's gone on throughout history.
NEHA KALE "The lovable grouch reflects a culture in which men are rewarded for shaking off dysfunctional behaviour rather than being kind and empathetic from the start."
EFFIE MANN A page from the American author’s note book, where the 80-year-old has scrawled a list of her all-time favourite books.
NICOLE ELPHICK Here are a few of the upcoming releases that we’re keen to get our ink-stained mitts on.
Krissah Thompson Michelle Obama danced with a turnip and knows how to #tbt. Can her savvy help her kids use social media?
Wrapped in plastic, it highlights the death of Shafilea Ahmed, a 17-year-old British Pakistani girl who was suffocated by her parents for refusing an arranged marriage.
CLEM BASTOW Clem Bastow speaks with Caitlin Stasey, outspoken champion of women’s liberation, about her new, apologetically feminist website Herself.com.
ELEANOR ROBERTSON What Amal Clooney's presence reminds us about the Golden Globes.
NICOLE ELPHICK What it's like to tell jokes about rape while naked from the waist down.
Rob Moran Yeah, that was not the best idea.
Let's take a sticky beak at what you can actually buy.
Dealing with diphallia
Caitlin Dewey Since revealing his condition in one of Reddit's most popular AMA's ever, 'DD' has struggled with the freak show of the 21st century: Internet fame.
PIP DOYLE "I would grab my phone, a cup of tea and scroll. And scroll. Until I found exactly the thing that was going to do it for me… wedding hashtags. I thought I was alone. It turns out I am not."
Queen of CrossFit
Jane Mulkerrins She can lift 165kg. She eats five eggs just at breakfast. She spends her days ‘off’ swimming and cycling. Meet Annie Thorisdottir, the poster-girl for the CrossFit craze.
Minister for Women
LATIKA BOURKE He's the Minister for Women, but under Tony Abbott's prime ministership female board representation is slipping.
Abbott strikes again
Tony. Seriously. Stop this. No more.
Sandra, run free.
Yes, the whole internet is giving this the thorough mocking it deserves.
BETTINA ARNDT Ignore the scary stories and dive in to online dating, says Bettina Arndt. It's still your best bet for finding love.
CLEMENTINE FORD Feminists are good at reading, having learned to embrace it in place of all the boys who never asked us out on dates.
The stories we cheered, cried, and laughed over this year.
ELEANOR ROBERTSON Do we really need all the loose ends to be tied up?
ELEANOR ROBERTSON Sorkin's leaked emails sure put his writing in perspective.
ANNABEL ROSS "The manifesto is that sex is weird for all of us, so we should just all talk about it together."
Sisters Of Invention
CLEM BASTOW "You're not seeing the real us if you look at us as objects of inspiration," says band member Aimee, one of five members with a disability.
All About Women 2015
Rob Moran Our favourite festival’s back, and they're bringing some excellent people.
NICOLE ELPHICK In a clear case of if you build it, they will come, a wearable couples’ vibrator over the weekend smashed through its crowdfunding goal of $US50,000 to raise over half a million dollars. Meet its inventors.
Rob Moran Parker Dains from California - you are awesome.
Grumpy old men
Rob Moran Over 200 men have quit the Tasmanian comp since October, and are trying to launch a male-only breakaway tournament.
December 6, 1989
Danielle Binks On December 6, 1989, Marc Lepine walked into an engineering school in Montreal, shouted "I hate feminists!", and shot and killed 14 women. A new book highlights how, 25 years on, the 'Montreal Massacre' is still fuelling misogyny today.
Rob Moran The company's campaign for its new Fairlife milk products featured naked pin-ups splashing around in milk, ugh.
Bryony Gordon She is one of America's most successful novelists and she's pretty sick and tired of how "women's fiction" gets treated.