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Swedish Nationalists Rise as Influx of Syrian Refugees Grows“, Bloomberg.com.

Looking at 10 per cent of the vote in a proportionally representative electoral system. 186 more words


Women in politics are still judged on their personal lives, "well-hung" or not

In 1921 Edith Cowan became the first woman in Australia elected to a state parliament, and sent the media into an ideological frenzy.

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What do we really think about parent visas?

Parent visas used to be either; expensive with a quick waiting period or cheap with a long waiting period. In the this year’s Budget, the Abbott government removed the latter option. 707 more words

Penny Wong

The Frozen Tundra of Our Societies Mindset

We’re moving at a glacial pace when it comes to gender equality, in fact it seems we are travelling back in time to the 1950’s. In a time of change we as a society seem awfully set on an outdated mindset. 905 more words