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.
JACQUELINE MALEY During an International Women's Day breakfast both Tony Abbott and Bill Shorten used their daughters in place of 'the gender card.'
CLEM BASTOW Chelsea Handler is the boss and no one puts her in parentheses.
The new power couple
Hannah Betts Or down for that matter. Introducing the new power couple.
RUBY HAMAD The key to changing the culture of oppression is to not adopt the tactics of the oppressor:
Clem Bastow When the finalists include a piece telling women they're doing feminism all wrong something has gone awry.
Amy Coopes Just in time for Mardi Gras here's some choice phrases/microaggressions that should be outlawed.
CLEMENTINE FORD Hold onto your seats, people. This could get dangerous.
KATE FRIDKIS Let’s declare war on anti-aging.
KASEY EDWARDS It seems like overachievers have found another way of separating themselves from the pack.
CLEM BASTOW Ten years after the final episode Clem Bastow ponders what SATC really meant for women.
CLEMENTINE FORD Redefining consent with 'yes means yes'
Tui Leleisiuao My first memory of violence was when I was three, most of it directed towards my Mum. As the oldest sibling, I would often cop it too, usually when I was standing in the middle trying to protect my Mum and my siblings from my father. I'd often get hit, whether it was from a broken glass being shattered on the wall, or a fist.
ALECIA SIMMONDS We're being shown up by countries far more disadvantaged than we are.
CLEM BASTOW Iranian pop star Googoosh's new song Behesht (Forever) is groundbreaking in many ways.
Jessica Bennett An attempt to find authenticity in an age where everything seems airbrushed to perfection.
Barbie v world
Amanda Hess "Be free to launch a career in a swimsuit, lead a company while gorgeous, or wear pink to an interview at MIT."
DOM KNIGHT Dom Knight discovers that coffee preferences draw all sorts of implications.
'Love Child' lessons
CLEMENTINE FORD Shows like 'Love Child' reminds us that where women’s bodies are concerned, everyone wants to have a say.
Alex McKinnon To be delivered in the house of representatives by a future Prime Minister.
RUBY HAMAD #DangerousBlackKids is heartbreaking because it demonstrates that black people live with the knowledge that their children could be next. “It does some thing awful to your spirit to constantly have to insist on your humanity, and the humanity of those you love, When white fear trumps black life
Michele Freeman "We must never place our students in positions of failure before we even give them a chance."
KASEY EDWARDS It seems like your breasts, no matter what shape, will never be good enough.
CLEMENTINE FORD Most men might not be bad. But it takes more than ‘not being bad’ to be ‘actually good’.
Katy Waldman The Bechdel Test Sets the Bar Too Low. Let's Write a New One.
JACQUELINE MALEY Schapelle and Rachelle both want to tell-all on TV but only one is worth tuning in to.
ADRIAN LOWE There is an overwhelming secrecy around these orders and family violence as a whole.
Mae Anderson Barbie "unapologetic" and in a swimsuit on the cover of Sports Illustrated aka when two brands bad for women collide.
Marius and the sharks
ALECIA SIMMONDS Will animals always be our property to breed, kill, study or incarcerate at our will?
RUBY HAMAD The movement that has been irritating the rich and privileged in Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo.
Male panel ban
CLEM BASTOW A new way to correct the gender split on TV.
CLEMENTINE FORD Chores are bad for everyone's libido, apparently.
CLEM BASTOW What movie directors get so wrong about marketing their blockbusters to women.
RUBY HAMAD The next frontier in the abortion wars has arrived.
The Biggest Loser
KASEY EDWARDS It seems that even if you take the US $250,000 prize you just can't win.
CLEMENTINE FORD Women in charge of their own destiny! Clem Ford has your TV viewing schedule sorted.
Yoga's exploitation problem
ALICE WILLIAMS The sexual harassment cases of Bikram Choudhury is an extreme example of not questioning 'gurus'.
Aussies hate earnestness
ALECIA SIMMONDS The damaging phrase most often said by Australians.
The beauty shame economy
CLEMENTINE FORD The brazilian is 'over,' but not for the right reasons.
RUBY HAMAD 'Colourism' is oppression within oppression within oppression.
World Hijab Day
YASSMIN ABDEL-MAGIED Can you really understand "what it feels like to be a Muslim" by donning a hijab for a day?
CLEMENTINE FORD Starting with learning to accept a compliment like a six-year-old.
A 'sexist' subject?
LAUREN SMELCHER SAMS The subject that often comes under attack by the very people it should be educating.
Hilary v Misogyny
Jessica Valenti If the misogyny flows as freely in 2016 as it did in 2008, then the conservatives are doomed.
Compliment or insult?
CLEM BASTOW Not sure if you've been complimented or insulted? Let Clem Bastow decode it for you.
Sarah MacDonald Sarah MacDonald on the awkward world verbal tee-ups.
CLEMENTINE FORD Why it's time to do away with the whole 'plus-size' conversation.
RUBY HAMAD Has the media groomed fans to focus on female athlete's looks over talent?
CLEM BASTOW Clem Bastow on why there's no such thing as a $200 golden ticket to relationship bliss.
CLEMENTINE FORD Folks who should have their wi-fi privilege revoked.
On the home front
KASEY EDWARDS What happens when the perpetrators of violent crimes aren’t trench-coat wearing strangers.
Kaitlyn Plyley The problem with British indie rockers's new single, ‘Your Body Is A Weapon’.
Real life trauma
Frank Bruni Marlise Munoz is being kept on life support against her consent to 'protect' a foetus. Is this what 'valuing life' looks like?
Oh no he didn't
CLEM BASTOW Guys who love to put down women's work in the name of 'gender equality'.
RUBY HAMAD Treating kids as curiosities or exhibits in a zoo is something us westerners seem to reserve for countries in which we are tourists. And good intentions are just not enough.