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Agenda bender

What shifting notions of sex and gender mean for affirmative action in the workplace

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Pushback

A senator’s fight against Australia’s racism and sexism

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‘Here We Are’ at the Art Gallery of NSW

An opportunity for rethinking the position of women in contemporary art

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You’re the voice

Helping trans and non-binary gendered people define their vocal identity

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Terri Butler’s rise through the rancour

The Queensland Labor MP on the hustings and the hating

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Notes from a strip club

Work as a stripper wasn’t quite what this newcomer imagined

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On freedom and creativity, limitation and control

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To have or not to have: Sheila Heti’s ‘Motherhood’ and Jacqueline Rose’s ‘Mothers’

Heti’s novel asks if a woman should have a child; Rose’s nonfiction considers how society treats her if she does

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Making women’s unpaid work count

Feminist economics pioneer Marilyn Waring on care and the unfinished feminist revolution

Taking stock of #MeToo

How do we make sense of such a complex movement?