Tag Archives: gender equity

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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Sheryl Sheryl Sandberg explains why gender equity is as important today as it was 50 years ago

Sheryl Sandberg COO of Facebook shows her feminist colours  at the Dreamforce conference in San Francisco. “No matter what progress women have made we are still really far from getting our share  leadership roles, in any industry, in any country, anywhere … Continue reading

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What do the wages of childcare workers say about Australia’s values

Wow I got published in the Women’s Agenda today. Gender equity as a value is slipping from the Australian consciousness. Prime example the Federal Government looks poised to renege on paying childcare workers a much deserved pay increase. An increase … Continue reading

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Why we have too few women leaders : A TED talk by Sheryl Sandberg

A very interesting TED talk. This TED talk was  the genesis of Sheryl Sandberg’s  best selling book ‘Lean In’.  A book and a talk that has been greatly praised and criticized. I  have just finished  Sheryl’s book and I loved … Continue reading

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