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Sport

Female Athletes Face Three Times More Online Abuse Than Men

3 min read

Female athletes face three times more abuse on social media than male athletes, new research has confirmed. 

World

World

Trolls Target The Woman Behind The Groundbreaking Black Hole Image

4 min read

Last week, two photos were beamed around the world: the first ever image of a black hole, and the excited face of the woman who helped make it happen.

Style

Style

These Genius T-Shirts Show Men As Society Portrays Women

2 min read

Imagining a world where it's men who get lumbered with outdated gender bias, these t-shirts are life-giving.

Nicola Heath

Nicola Heath

Men Shouldn't Have To Have Daughters To Treat Women Well

4 min read

In 2017, when the New York Times and The New Yorker revealed the shocking news that dozens of women had accused Harvey Weinstein of sexual abuse, actor Matt Damon sought to distance himself from the disgraced movie producer.

World

World

This Site Translates Words With Controversial Racial And Sexual Explanations

3 min read

French site Reverso has been criticised for offering up anti-Semitic, racist and sexist explanations of words.

National

National

Nightclub's 'Sexist' Staff Dress Policy Request

2 min read

It all started when Amplifier Capitol's duty manager allegedly told "bar ladies" it had become compulsory for them to wear lower-cut shirts.

Sport

Sport

Female Coach Of Men's Football Club Says She Picks The Team "On Penis Size"

1 min read

Press conferences can be boring affairs, but not in German football.

National

National

Race Discrimination Complaints Almost Doubled In 2018

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Complaints of racial discrimination made to Victoria's Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission have gone up nearly 90 percent in just one year.

Kathy Parker

Kathy Parker

Patricia Karvelas Getting Kicked Out Of Parli Had Nothing To Do With Sexism

4 min read

We could all become outraged and determined to make this another argument about gender imbalance. Or, we could all just put on a goddamn jacket and get on with it.

Music

Music

Little Mix Told To 'Flirt' To Get Music On Radio

2 min read

You'd think that in 2018, this wouldn't still be happening.

Life

Life

Here's What Women Would Do If Men Had A 9pm Curfew

2 min read

A simple question posted on Twitter got some very emotional responses.

World

World

Trump Tells Female Reporter: 'You're Not Thinking, You Never Do'

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An interaction between Donald Trump and a senior female reporter is drawing criticism.

Politics

Politics

Sarah Hanson-Young: Sl*t Shaming Is A Weapon Used Against Women

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The use of the term 'sl*t shaming' is a weapon that silences and disempowers women, Hanson-Young said.

Views

Views

Manspreading Is A Scourge We Must Have The Balls To Stamp Out

4 min read

Spread the word.

Views

Views

Not Sexism. The GOAT Just Behaved Like A Kid.

3 min read

The toys were thrown out of the cot, a tantrum was chucked, and Nick Kyrgios wasn’t even in sight.

Ant Sharwood

Ant Sharwood

Sorry, Serena, But An Umpire Enforcing The Rules Is Not Sexism

4 min read

Not for the first time in her career, Serena Williams is blatantly wrong.

Sport

Sport

Female Tennis Player Penalised For Taking Off Her Shirt While Male Players Sit Shirtless

3 min read

The U.S. Open is under fire over the 'deafening' double standard.

World

World

CBS To Use Outside Counsel In CEO Misconduct Investigation

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An article in New Yorker magazine accused CBS CEO Les Moonves of sexual misconduct.

Views

Views

Zero Percent Of Girls Want To Enter Politics. Here's Why.

5 min read

There is an age-old tactic to make a woman feel like she doesn’t fit in a man’s world.

Updated

Updated

Leyonhjelm 'Apologises' To Angela Bishop For 'Bigoted Bitch' Comment

4 min read

"Real men do not call women bitches."

Politics

Politics

‘I’m Over It’: Hanson-Young Vows To Fight Back Over Sexist Slur

3 min read

‘I encourage all women and men: if you see this, stand up and say something.’

Music

Music

Aussie Band Sticky Fingers Removed From This That Lineup

3 min read

The festival has faced backlash online after announcing the controversial band as part of their lineup.

Politics

Politics

Messed Up Things That Have Been Said To Our Female Politicians

2 min read

The sexist comments and actions towards Australia's female politicians.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Peter Alexander 'Boys Will Be Boys' Top Removed From Sale

2 min read

And it's got people divided.

World

World

Philippine President Criticised For 'Forced' Kiss With Married Woman

2 min read

It's been labelled as the "disgusting theatrics of a misogynist President" by a Filipino women's rights group.