The concept of feminism has been rather hijacked, with the concept of fake feminism taking root, where those involved are actually helping the system that marginalises them.
With the Spice Girls threatening a return tour, I feel the women of tomorrow would be better served not taking them to heart as I did.
2018 was a year of excess. In fact, there were many times when I thought the world had completely lost the plot. But there are important lessons amongst the wreckage.
I was fortunate enough to be stuck in the same airport terminal with Germaine Greer. So we got to talking, about rape, about gender and about giving up.
Jessica Jones has truly entered the zeitgeist, and while she’s an important female figure, men can learn from her too.
I believe we’re looking too deeply into Melania Trump for meaning. Perhaps her situation is not what we’ve all assumed it is.
Many people have been the first to do something, but few have done as much as the forgotten Catherine Spence.
The fact that Louisa Lawson is collectively known as Henry Lawson’s mum is an insult to the lasting many achievements of this great woman, as she started the path we proudly strut today.
Yes. You should still be in bed. The hours previous has given us many things. Donald Trump became a political climate change denier, the new Doctor Who was unveiled and a nice man won another impractical shiny jug thing.
The recent screening of The Red Pill exposed a subset of men’s rights activists, women who are anti-feminist. The irony is that feminism gave them the opportunity to rail against it. Onward and upward, ladies.
The sound emanating from the town of Twin Peaks is abject criticism. So much so, that it has me wondering if the critics themselves have actually watched it.
Despite my expertise and reputation in my job, I fall victim to the lumbering hands of mansplaining. Enough has been enough for years, but what now?
Those of science creating a working artificial womb has many believing it will free women from the constraints of a male-dominated society. Yes and no.
Sappho has many labels: the muse of thousand poets, the godmother of feminism, the pioneer of sexual freedom. But who was she?
Back in 1963, Gloria Steinem tumbled down the rabbit hole to expose Playboy. She succeeded and the world gave an ugly snapshot of life under Hef.
What’s always puzzled me is how feminism became a dirty word, not amongst men, but amongst women.
Time for us to face an awkward truth. I believe Pauline Hanson is our grandest example of feminism at work.
The instances of everyday sexism seem to have grown since the election of “you know who”, but his views have just magnified an existing issue.
Trump’s surprise win over Clinton is a shock to the system, but it proves how far we truly stand back in righting equality.
A locally published op-ed attacking Hillary Clinton is nothing new, as ignoring the truth is a worldwide condition. But on the cusp of this historic election, a greater importance must be placed upon getting our facts straight.
Feminism still a contentious political issue, with many not associating with the term. In our quest to be equal, have we sought to become the same?
Women in power face a continuous climb, a task made all the more arduous by their detractors’ refusal to acknowledge that the hill actually exists.