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Important feminist speeches//Being Bossy//Copy and Paste

Julia Gillard:

Thank you very much Deputy Speaker and I rise to oppose the motion moved by the Leader of the Opposition. And in so doing I say to the Leader of the Opposition I will not be lectured about sexism and misogyny by this man. 2,161 more words


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.

The Bulletin… 384 more words

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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

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