Blonde: A dark mirror on a world of sexploitation
November 24, 2022
By Dr Emma Wood A young Norma-Jean, early on in her career, poses for a family-friendly catalogue, wearing girlish, innocent-looking...
Victorian election: Where do the parties stand on women’s sex-based rights?
November 22, 2022
Victorians will vote in the state’s election this coming Saturday 26 November. There are many important issues to consider in...
US strengthens women’s sport protections, while Aussie male swimmer rails against them
November 18, 2022
In a landmark ruling this week, a US federal court has rejected the Biden administration’s bid to redefine “sex” to...
Open letter to Australian authorities: Why don’t you care about the rights and safety of imprisoned women?
November 10, 2022
Dear Premier of Victoria, Leader of the Opposition, Ministers, Shadow Ministers and Commissioners,
Facing unthinkable challenges about the meaning of “love”
November 07, 2022
By Dr Emma Wood The Sydney Morning Herald recently published one of the saddest abortion stories I’ve ever read. It...
Men in women’s prisons is a human rights violation
October 21, 2022
By Stassja Frei On Sunday September 11, I – and around 30 other Victorian women – gathered on Parliament steps...
Women’s advocates call on UN Subcommittee on the Prevention of Torture to protect female prisoners
October 16, 2022
The United Nations (UN) Subcommittee on the Prevention of Torture (SPT) begins its first visit to Australia today, which will...
Australian journalist told to ‘do the world a favour’ and go get an abortion
October 10, 2022
An Australian journalist has been told by an Instagram user to ‘go get an abortion’.