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How Indigenous and disabled women lost out in the 2018 budget

Helen Hodgson, Associate Professor, Curtin Law School and Curtin Business School, Curtin University - avatar Helen Hodgson, Associate Professor, Curtin Law School and Curtin Business School, Curtin University

Despite the government spruiking its tax relief for Australians in this year’s budget, many women will not benefit from the tax plan. There is also a lack of support for the most vulnerable in o...

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The Liberals have a serious women problem – and it's time they took action to change it

Anika Gauja, Associate Professor, Department of Government and International Relations, University of Sydney - avatar Anika Gauja, Associate Professor, Department of Government and International Relations, University of Sydney

The Conversation/ShutterstockWith LNP frontbencher Jane Prentice ousted by a male challenger and Ann Sudmalis under threat, much has been said about the Coalition’s record of electing women to ...

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Why women keep turning to the Middle Ages for liberation from stifling fashions

Louise D'Arcens, Professor of English, Macquarie University - avatar Louise D'Arcens, Professor of English, Macquarie University

The Middle Ages might seem the last place feminists would go to seek inspiration. But from around the 1850s advocates for dress reform in the English-speaking world and Germany called for a return to ...

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Airbnb: who's in, who's out, and what this tells us about rental impacts in Sydney and Melbourne

Tooran Alizadeh, Senior Lecturer, Director of Urban Design, University of Sydney - avatar Tooran Alizadeh, Senior Lecturer, Director of Urban Design, University of Sydney

The rapid growth of the giant online accommodation-sharing platform, aka Airbnb, is creating serious concerns about equity and the impacts on our cities and neighbourhoods as we know them. Our recent ...

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How to choose the right contraceptive pill for you

Anita Phillips, Deputy Director of Clinical Studies, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health, Deakin University - avatar Anita Phillips, Deputy Director of Clinical Studies, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health, Deakin University

When looking for the right pill, women want to weigh up the cost, safety, efficacy and side effects of the pill. NordWood ThemesON THE PILL: In this seven-part series we explore the history, myths, si...

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How to get to Australia ... more than 50,000 years ago

Sean Ulm, Deputy Director, ARC Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage, James Cook University - avatar Sean Ulm, Deputy Director, ARC Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage, James Cook University

Sunset looking across Port Warrender to the Mitchell Plateau on the Kimberley coast. It is in Wunambal Gaambera country. Mark Jones Films (with permission), Author providedOver just the past few years...

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Don't give anyone a tax cut: Greens

Michelle Grattan, Professorial Fellow, University of Canberra - avatar Michelle Grattan, Professorial Fellow, University of Canberra

The Greens are standing out against the bipartisan consensus that tax cuts are needed for middle and lower income earners. They are ruling out supporting all the budget’s tax relief, and say th...

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Why Living in a Share Home Doesn't Have to Mean Giving Up Your Space

Living with other people doesn’t have to mean surrendering your independence and personal space. Sma...