Category Archives: sexism

Stop Blaming women for having less money than men

Had my  article published in the Womens Agenda on Wednesday. I get so annoyed when people’s world view does not go extent beyond what they can see at the end of their noise. Women do not have less money than men because … Continue reading

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The Fruits of Feminism: How far have we come

Just over 20 years ago I was interviewed by Karen Kissane for an Age article on Feminism. For the article The Fruits of Feminism  Karen Kissane asked 12 feminists including Dr Anne Summers , Susan Ryan and Quentin Bryce, how far … Continue reading

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Privacy and Safety on Facebook a booklet for women who have experienced family violence

Please share as widely as possible; you never know who in your family, workplace or friendship circles have experienced family violence and this new booklet on Privacy and Safety on Facebook could help. Family violence causes isolated. Isolation  from  friends, … Continue reading

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Have doubts that there is still sexism in a country likes ours; then watch this fantastic YouTube clip

I have heard  people say we have had a woman Prime Minster and a woman as Governor General proof that there is no more sexism but is this proof that sexism is dead and buried?  Whilst these achievements are evidence … Continue reading

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New American research: women in IT earn less than men but location and role makes a difference

Women in small IT firms earn less than men but where you work and your role impacts the size of the gender pay gap.  On the upside the gender pay gap in  some IT  roles is far less than the … Continue reading

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Feminism = women having the same rights and opportunities as men. If this seems dangerous to you it is time to ask yourself why !

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Unconscious gender bias: Take the test if you dare

 Like me do you say you believe that men and women are equal.  But maybe we are more a part of  the problem than we think. I did the unconscious gender and career association test and the result; I moderately … Continue reading

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