Gender Equality Bill introduced into the Victorian Parliament

Victoria introduced the first Australian Gender Equality Bill into Parliament on the 26th of November. The Gender Equality Bill will mean all public service bodies, universities, Councils, Court Services and Public Prosecution Offices will be required to: publicly report on their progress and performance…

Senator Sarah Hanson-Young wins defamation case against former MP David Leyonhjelm

Senator Sarah Hanson-Young announced her defamation win against former MP David Leyonhyelm.  She will donate her awarded damages of $120,000 to Plan International and the Working Women’s Centre in South Australia. Senator Hanson-Young tweeted: “When men do the wrong thing,…

Jimmy Carter Says the World’s Biggest Problem Is Its Treatment of Women and Girls

Former president Jimmy Carter has changed his mind about the world’s greatest problem, he told graduates during his commencement speech at Liberty University on Saturday. Nearly 20 years ago, Carter said in a speech that he believed the biggest global issue was…