Antonia Ayres-Brown One high school student thinks it's time McDonald's changes the way it sells happy meals.
ANDIE FOX How austerity policies disproportionately hurt women.
CLEM BASTOW Spoiler alert: Adapting a book for the screen is always fraught with difficulty. Countless questions present themselves to the writer: Which bits do you leave out? Which characters do you bring to the fore and which ones do you sideline? How do you make an enormous book into a tidy season's worth of hour-long episodes?
SARAH MACDONALD There's little doubt women are hard on themselves. But we need to ask ourselves why.
CLEM BASTOW So where is the outrage?
CLEMENTINE FORD Vice artist and podcast host jokes about sexually assaulting his masseuse, calls it art.
ANNABEL CRABB Of all the judgment calls political leaders make in their careers, the last one is how to quit.
Best practice in bed
NINA FUNNELL Are you having ethical sex?
RUBY HAMAD There is no evidence to suggest that Mohammad endorsed the marriage of innocent young girls to men.
Sheenal Singh Is corruption gendered? What role does gender play in fighting (and fueling) corruption?
KASEY EDWARDS We need to stop celebrating an advertisement that reinforces stereotypes.
Zac Efron stripped
CLEM BASTOW Imagine if women were treated like that? Honey, we don’t have to imagine it.
ALICE WILLIAMS Now there is an app that measures your relationship health.
Lucille Wong Think-tank proposes low-cost maid scheme to fix childcare shortage.
RIP lad culture
ANDREW P STREET Weep into your airbrushed photographs of female genitalia, gentlemen: Nuts magazine has announced plans to close.
CLEMENTINE FORD Sometimes even the best of intentions can be disempowering.
SARAH MACDONALD Women should be front and centre of a good government, but not as props for false gender equality.
CAROLINE ZIELINSKI Photographer compares posting pics of unsuspecting women eating to 'wildlife photography.'
Penny Wong Penny Wong on why feminism is for everybody.
The Man Repeller
NICOLE ELPHICK The judgement and the joy of choosing to go make-up free.
Racial Discrimination Act
Damien Murphy Australian of the Year and AFL star Adam Goodes has slammed the Abbott government's proposed changes to the Racial Discrimination Act, claiming they attacked the most vulnerable Australians.
CLEMENTINE FORD The ad that tricks women into thinking a 'beauty patch' can solve low self-esteem.
KASEY EDWARDS Megan Gale on the cover of marie claire is the genre's latest victim. What's so unpalatable about having some clothes on?
Not buying it
ALICE WILLIAMS Some traditions should never have taken off in the first place.
Laura Bates Like many women, Laura Bates had tales of casual harassment, leering and discrimination. She decided to call this out, with astonishing results.
The yummy male
DOM KNIGHT Monocles are back in: meet the yummy aka young urban male.
JACQUELINE MALEY Yes, it's an embarrassing word, but the existence of them show how little women's careers are valued.
ANDREW P STREET Comedian pranks women by filming himself pretending to penetrate them while they go about their daily activities.
CLEMENTINE FORD The Age's "Secret Footballer" details the real reason no one has group sex anymore.
SARAH MACDONALD Because sometimes, even the microphone is sexist.
OkCupid Vs Mozilla
CLEM BASTOW "Voting with our wallets - or, in this case, our open-source browser choices - might seem an insignificant action, but it sends a message in the language that those at the top speak".
RUBY HAMAD When a film set in Egypt with Egyptian characters is played by an all-white cast.
CLEMENTINE FORD The hashtag that all Brazilian women are getting behind.
CANDICE CHUNG Everything you need to know about the #CancelColbert Twitterstorm.
NICOLE ELPHICK We should've known this would happen eventually, right?
DOM KNIGHT Consider this advice a grace note, if you will, in our national reaction to the Prime Minister’s plan.
CLEMENTINE FORD Do we really need to have the 'Shailene Woodley is the new J-Law' conversation?
JULIA BAIRD Former GG asked to have her official portrait done in “suffragette purple,” because she wanted to “represent the colour of the women’s movement”.
CLEM BASTOW Memes, fan art, erotic fiction - minds lost because the newly appointed attorney general of Crimea is, like, totally cute.
Miranda Luby If this the most interesting man on Instagram then lord help all of us.
Why a grim glimpse of the future and a fight to survive against the odds is catnip to teens.
CLEMENTINE FORD We don’t need to sit bare faced in front of a camera to show how brave we are.
CLEM BASTOW Here we go again.
Madelin Newman American Apparel, purveyor of shiny pants and bodysuits has once again courted controversy with their latest ad campaign.
ANDIE FOX In fact her experience is so rare and so privileged she hardly speaks for any women at all.
RUBY HAMAD Four white people will be on a panel talking about 'Multiculturalism: what are we afraid of?' Apparently we are afraid of letting people of colour discuss race in a public forum.
KASEY EDWARDS A new survey shows more women are getting surgically enhanced for the sake of Instagram.
CLEM BASTOW For just US$34.99 you can cure your harlot shame... and support breast cancer awareness.
CLEMENTINE FORD This model's confession will sicken you - but can it change the fashion industry?
Summers v Abbott
Anne Summers From one feminist to another, here are a few words of advice.
FARRAH TOMAZIN The major parties say gender equality is important - but their actions tell another story.
Hits and misses
RUBY HAMAD Most of them are still played on radio and many of them are regarded as classics.
CLEM BASTOW Sheryl Sandberg's #banbossy is a good hash tag, but that doesn't make it a great campaign.
Sh-t females say
CLEMENTINE FORD Oh females. We just can’t win, can we?
ANNABEL CRABB As International Women's Day rolls around again, and Australian women mount our annual lightning local stocktake of where we're at (''Not being burned as witches or banned from having a driver's licence - Huzzah! Earning $1 million less than men over our lifetimes, plus still doing twice as much housework - Boo. See you next year!''), it strikes me that it may be time for some blue-sky thinking.
Suzy Freeman-Greene Today is International Women's Day. A year ago, on this day, we had a female prime minister and three women in cabinet.
Alan Stokes For every high-profile case in the news, another victim dies in shrouded in silence.
Moo Baulch There is so much more to domestic violence than many people understand.
Tracey Spicer Tracey Spicer has a message for you on International Women's Day. We need to stop giving it away for free. You know what I'm talking about: Unpaid work, pro bono projects, and endless internships.
Lace underwear ban
Sophie Cousins Inside the absurd war on lingerie in Kazakhstan.