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Movies

Movies

Female 'Bond' Producer Thinks Women Are Too "Interesting" To Play The Iconic Character

3 min read

Barbara Broccoli has spent her life at the helm of the 'Bond' series, and she's stamping out any hopes that 007 may one day be portrayed by a woman.

End Of The 2010s

End Of The 2010s

Get Ready. In The 2020s, Superhero Movies Will Look Very Different

6 min read

Superhero films became the dominant movie genre over the past decade.

Nama Winston

Nama Winston

Here’s How It Feels To Be Hired Because You’re Brown

5 min read

I always hoped my face would bring me the big bucks.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Bonds Abandons The Muscly Blond Stereotype And Experts Say They’ll Reap The Rewards

4 min read

At a time when big brands are shaking up their image, many fall victim to diversity oversteer or tokenism, but iconic Aussie brand Bonds seems to have struck the right chord.

Tim Lo Surdo

Tim Lo Surdo

Australian Art Should Be About The Human Experience, Not The White Experience

4 min read

The arts cultivate tourism, create jobs and project the image of Australia out to the world, but more than any of that, they show how we define the human experience.

TV

TV

There Is Going To Be A Same-Sex Couple In 'My Little Pony'

1 min read

The writers of "My Little Pony" have confirmed that the latest season of the show will see two new characters – Aunt Holiday and Aunt Lofty.

Style

Style

Sephora Closes All U.S. Stores For Diversity Inclusion Training

2 min read

The stores will be shut for one hour while staff undergo training on inclusion and diversity.

News

News

Fifty Shades Of Same? Why This Beauty Pageant Is Being Slammed

3 min read

It is the contest that discovered Bollywood superstar Priyanka Chopra, but this year it's faced a storm of criticism over allegations the contestants all look similar and have the same light skin tone.

Views

Views

Why Is It So Hard To Find A Doll That Looks Like My Daughter?

5 min read

I was hoping Australia's lack of cultural awareness with children's toys had long been resolved since I was a girl. Boy, was I wrong.

National

National

Archibald Winner Makes History

2 min read

The 2019 Archibald Prize has gone to a portrait featuring an Asian-Australian sitter, for the first time in the competition's 98-year history.

News

News

Aussie CEOs: White Blokes Called Andrew Or Michael

3 min read

The average Australian chief executive officer is a white male, most likely named Andrew or Michael, who was educated at a sandstone university according to a study called “Easy to Classify”.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Reebok Denies Beyoncé Backed Out Of Deal Because They 'Lacked Diversity'

2 min read

The sports company released a statement refuting claims the pop star bailed on them before deciding to join forces with adidas.

National

National

Are Physical Tests For Emergency Service Jobs Unfair To Women?

4 min read

Debate is raging after a push to lower physical requirements for firefighters was met with opposition by the union.

Style

Style

Andreja Pejić Makes History As First Transgender Model To Front Bonds Campaign

2 min read

Aussie model Andreja Pejić, who is transgender, has been named as the face of Bonds' latest lingerie campaign, 'Intimately.'

National

National

Is Australia's Multiculturalism Going Through A Mid-Life Crisis?

6 min read

Almost 50 years since Australia adopted multiculturalism as a government policy, and its premise is still being debated. One conservative thinker says "promoting diversity for its own sake" is no longer good enough.

Mehreen Faruqi

Mehreen Faruqi

I'm Not Asking Too Much To Have My Name Pronounced Correctly

4 min read

An incident in the Australian parliament has struck a chord with thousands of Australians with non-Anglo names: The Chair of a Senate Committee repeatedly mispronounced my last name.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Jameela Jamil Suggests Cate Blanchett 'Let Go' Of Roles That Don't Speak To Her Experience

1 min read

'The Good Place' actress tweeted she "loves" the Australian star but marginalised characters should be played by "the people who live those lives".

Style

Style

Meet The Model Making Freckles Fabulous

1 min read

Maeva Marshall is our new favourite, and she's gorgeous.

National

National

Image Overhaul: Fewer Stock Photos Of Straight White Males

3 min read

Getty Images has partnered with Canon Australia to launch 'This Is Australia,' in a bid to be more reflective of our population -- but the series overlooks one large minority group.