Australians are more aware of domestic violence and sexual assault than before. But a worrying proportion blame victims for abuse, think women are lying, and don't believe consent is always necessary.
Writerly acts of confession are garish, they are vulgar and dazzling, but they are the only form of disobedience at many a woman writer’s disposal.
The pair never worked together, but their controversial depiction of sex links them in the minds of movie historians.
Gender and sexuality can help understand consent – but there's so much more to consider, when drugs are involved.
A video uploaded to YouTube last month depicted an avatar in a video game physically assaulting a female character until she was unconscious. Should that be allowed in today's gaming culture?
Prevailing patriarchal and cultural norms in some societies prevent women victims of sexual crimes from talking out by shaming them.
Michelle Grattan speaks to Deep Saini about the week in Australian politics.
The walkout by thousands of Google employees around the world was historic, both because of who was protesting and what their demands were. It may even mark the start of something new.
Anne Summers on #MeToo and women in politics.
Anne Summers is concerned about the slow progress in Australia in addressing sexual harassment and assault.
From #MeToo to #RefugeesWelcome, add a hashtag and the world will listen. Shame they're not always used for good.
In a country where 26% of the population has access to mobile internet, India's working class women are finding other ways to fight the patriarchy.
The GOP's handling of sexual assault allegations against prominent GOP figures has led some to conclude that the party does not respect women. But GOP women are sticking with their party.
A year after #metoo caught the world's attention, is the media letting the campaign down?
There are so many opportunities for women in Hollywood these days, as long as they play roles that were originally intended for men.
Though she created her stories more than 200 years ago, Jane Austen's novels were forerunners of feminism.
Confessions of sexual assault are rare. Are men any more likely to confess to sexual assault since #MeToo?
The 'resistance' to the Trump administration has many forms, from grassroots organizing to making music. But a historian of 20th-century Germany asks whether opposing Trump is a real resistance.
A masculinities scholar weighs-in on the the reverberations of the recent Supreme Court hearings and what he calls a disturbing message of "boys will be boys." Men need to stop validating this lesson.
While the problem of priestly abuse might be centuries old, its modern paper trail began after World War II, when 'treatment centers' appeared for rehabilitating priests. Many were send to New Mexico.
Society teaches young people to avoid saying 'no', so they need more support to navigate the awkwardness of sex.