On this day…. Janine Haines

On 18 August 1986, Janine Haines became the leader of the Australian Democrats and Australia’s first female party leader. Janine Carter, later Haines, was born in Tanunda, South Australia, on …

Super scandal

Now we have the figures. In 2020 >3 million people withdrew $36.4 billion from their superannuation accounts.  No doubt it was a popular life-saver for almost ten per cent of …

Increase the minimum wage in female-dominated awards and raise the wages of the lowest earners in the workforce, the majority being women.

Why we need a feminist foreign policy Australia is still a long way from having equal representation in the Parliament and this matters because the evidence shows that increased female …