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Women's Forum Australia maintains that while there has been a great improvement in workplace practices that support work life balance, women are still struggling to juggle their mu..

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It's Time to Let Mothers Enjoy Raising Their Children

Motherhood, we are being told, must be seen - must be felt - to be a struggle at all times, in order for us to justify that we are actually doing something that matters. O ...

Say it With Roses, Not Fifty Shades

Were you thinking of declaring your love with a bunch of red roses or a romantic candlelit dinner this Valentine's Day? Think again. Respect, chivalry and tenderness are out. A ...

Trump's Abortion Funding Ban Leaves Scope for Real Aid to Poor Women

From the Women's March last weekend (where"reproductive rights" (http://www.vox.com/identities/2017/1/22/14335292/womens-march-washington-abortion-pro-life-feminists) took cent ...

You Can be Pro-Life, Pro-Choice and Pro-Women at the Same Time

Just last week, members of the media were criticised (http://www.huffingtonpost.com.au/2017/01/22/its-none-of-our-business-whether-or-not-the-nsw-premier-has-chi/) fo ...

Downs Screening and the Pressure of Perfection

We are all for diversity these days, are we not? Identity is sacred and inclusiveness is the official word on people with disabilities. So why is every effort being made to eli ...

Hushing Up the Health Risks of Abortion is Unjust to Women

Last week Jane Gilmore wrote an article (http://www.smh.com.au/lifestyle/news-and-views/opinion/the-christian-lobby-is-now-trying-to-convince-women-that-abortion-causes-breast- ...

Women Deserve Better than the Proposed Abortion Law Reform

Concerted efforts are currently underway to remove limits on abortion in both Queensland and New South Wales. Apparently both states' abortion laws are"archaic" (http://www.bri ...
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