JEN VUK 7:49am The 'Stronger Relations Trial' was supposed to tackle marriage breakdowns and save taxpayers millions by cutting divorce costs. But no one's using it.
Zeynab Gamieldien Zeynab Gamieldien breaks down the myths, stereotypes and inaccuracies. Also features everybody's new favourite meme: ‘Crudely Islamified Mannequin Man.'
Prue Hawkins 33-year-old Prue Hawkins spent years working as a lawyer. Now unemployed, she's struggling to find a job because of her brittle-bone disease - sometimes she can’t physically get into the building where the jobs are.
CLEMENTINE FORD What sex education is failing to teach to current generation of teenagers.
NATALIE REILLY The idea that celebrities are working just a smidgen harder than us to look like they do.
CAROLINE ZIELINSKI Women are told we’re disadvantaged when it comes to bargaining. But the solution's in our own hands (and minds).
Maeve Marsden A group in London is drawing attention to the issue of sexual harassment in nightclubs and music venues.
NATALIE REILLY A new study offers a one-question test to diagnose this personality disorder, but the reality is more complicated than that.
Dr Mehreen Faruqi Eric Abetz’s outdated abortion views underline the need for decriminalisation of abortion.
SARAH MACDONALD How men and women are judged differently when they have affairs at work.
CLEMENTINE FORD Trigger warning: contains graphic imagery and discussions of sexual assault
RUBY HAMAD The indignity of being a celebrity's significant other.
Kajsa Ekis Ekman The new trade in selling bodies: from prostitution to surrogacy.
Merri Kim And it's not what you'd expect.
American Apparel accused of 'resorting to underage porn' to sell its 'Back to School' range of miniskirts.
Discrimination at work
JENNA PRICE Discrimination against pregnant women at work has an ugly new battleground.
CLEMENTINE FORD A recap on the Abbott Government's staggering slip-ups in the past week.
Abortion and breast cancer 'link'
JENNA PRICE Dear Senator Abetz, we don't 'views' on medical fallacies. This is why:
CLEMENTINE FORD Happy International Day of the Female Orgasm, ladies!
Nina Funnell and Dannielle Miller Trigger warning: discussion of sexual assault
It isn't academic
Mary Sanchez It isn't academic. It’s graduating with their dignity intact.
Alexandra Petri Because, somehow, this still needs repeating: "The behaviour of other people is something they, not you, are responsible for."
CLEMENTINE FORD Clem Ford takes you for a walk through the underbelly of the 'male brain'.
Keli Goff Not everyone has the luxury of debating over a modern cliche.
Natalie Reilly Years of bogus studies and statistics aren't helping our cause.
BENJAMIN LAW "In my 20s, I'd smash through several books a month, but now I find two things conspiring to stunt my intake: getting busier and social media."
The armpit selfie
Candice Chung Welcome to the “girls not plucking armpit hair competition" on Weibo.
CLEMENTINE FORD If there are no jobs to go around, what’s a lass to do?
NATALIE REILLY Leonardo DiCaprio proves that aging men in Hollywood are finally being given the same treatment as women.
ALICE WILLIAMS The key to every self-help book success story.
CLEM BASTOW Let's examine the album cover that launched a thousand memes.
Addicted to busyness
Kate Murphy Why are we so scared to spend a few quiet moments in our heads?
ANDIE FOX Personal writing, more than anything else, is an exercise in empathy.
Losing a baby
Jule Scherer One in five pregnancies end in miscarriage. So why is it so rarely talked about?
CLEMENTINE FORD Clem Ford on the three things every woman must overcome to embrace feminism.
CLEM BASTOW Or does it have enough problems already?
NATALIE REILLY Think, sipping bacon-smoked whiskey from a Mason jar around a campfire somewhere in the starlit Mid West ... of Brooklyn.
Susan Murphy PHOTO: Photography by Getty Images
Andrew O'Keefe White Ribbon ambassador Andrew O'Keefe on why domestic violence education should start at home.
Pepper spray debate
Claudia Fleurs No woman should have to go through this in the name of self-defence.
NICOLE ELPHICK What if the focus was on being 100 per cent BS free, instead of 100 per cent fat free...
CANDICE CHUNG A food lover's guide to the fine art of 'Columbusing'.
Trouble between the spreadsheets
Judith Woods A public cri de coeur revealing why your wife is refusing to have sex leaves much to be desired, says Judith Woods.
Sextortionists ply their trade not only by stealing equipment but also by hacking into computers, social media accounts and emails, and even hijacking web cams. After obtaining the photographs, they use them to demand ransoms in the form of cash or more explicit pictures and videos. "It's really no different than someone being present with a weapon and trying to make you take your clothes off,” a judge said.
JUDITH IRELAND Oh Jacqui Lambie!
CLEM BASTOW Take it from Robin Thicke: there are few things more dangerous, at least in a PR sense, than agreeing to do a live social media Q&A.
CLEMENTINE FORD A group of female writers have a moving message for abuse victims around the world.
NATALIE REILLY Welcome to the age of Taylor Swift-style lady clans.
RUBY HAMAD Don’t worry, young ladies, we’ll smash the patriarchy for you, even though you refuse to see it.
CLEMENTINE FORD It’s a warzone out there, ladies.
Like a girl
Mignon Fogarty The word “girl” can be tricky. But there are good reasons to embrace it.
Just for Laughs
Maeve Marsden Sydney's Opera Houses ‘Just for Laughs’ has just announced an exclusively male line up.
Malala Yousafzai "The road to education, peace and equality is long, but we will succeed if we walk it together."
RUBY HAMAD If we, generally speaking, didn’t think that the primary function of a woman’s body is to sexually satisfy (or at the very least appeal to) men, then we would recognise a woman’s right to wear whatever she likes, to party wherever she likes, and to drink whenever she likes.
ANDIE FOX As the Baden-Clay murder case shows, the facade of a happy marriage can come at a devastating cost.
Message for Abbott
Greens Senator, Larissa Waters Senator Larissa Waters has a message for Tony Abbott.
Harris O’Malley The language we use to discredit women.
CLEM BASTOW The many and varied reactions to this cover prove again and again why representation is so important: if you can see it, you can be it.
CLEMENTINE FORD What 16-year-old Jada's horrific encounter tells us about sex crimes in the social media age.