Why Do Australian Advocates Care So Little About the Most Vulnerable?

My heart breaks for every one of these girls, not only because of the misogyny and economic disparity that will keep them in these circumstances, but also because their Australian sisters are scoffing at their exploitation over bottles of Merlot and Wagyu steaks in chic inner-city bars, all while congratulating themselves for being staunch advocates of women’s rights.… Read More Why Do Australian Advocates Care So Little About the Most Vulnerable?

Are you a good feminist? Bad feminist? Is it really about you?

Today the downturn of women’s rights is smacking us upside the face. Femicide is reaching such epidemic proportions that nations like Brazil are introducing special legislation against it. Australia’s rate of sexual violence has jumped 20% in a year, statistics that are reflected in a host of other countries. The global scourge of trafficking continues… Read More Are you a good feminist? Bad feminist? Is it really about you?