A study on the delivery of sexuality education found some teachers were anxious about parental fear, negative media and political hysteria. Sometimes they watered down 'risky' content.
Sexist attitudes and misogynistic behaviours are the product of how boys are socialised. School is where change needs to start
Turkey has withdrawn from a convention to protect the rights of women.
Chivalry is not an elite men's club. Women have always been involved.
A Liberal male staffer masturbating on a female MP’s desk is merely a symptom of something very wrong in the Liberal Party’s attitudes to women, not the sum total of it.
US culture has long represented Asian American women as sexually seductive – showing how victims' gender and race cannot be separated when attacked by white male violence.
Telling girls to smile pressures distracts them from the very real, dangerous and sometimes deadly challenges that girls around the world face.
The judgment document in the Toronto van attack case pointed out that the attacker's motivations were unclear but related to other ideologically informed violent acts.
All-boys' schools often choose texts for English study written by men. But the sexism goes beyond that. They are more likely to shy away from any exploration of gender in literature.
It's clear that when girls and young women are at the forefront of major social justice movements, the old structures of patriarchy and misogyny can be challenged and hopefully dismantled.
Student protesters in Turkey recently used this mythical figure to express their queer identity. An art historian explains the significance.
Most of those incarcerated in mid-20th century Ireland were held in psychiatric hospitals, which have kept their secrets until today. This must change.
With obscenities and violence, rioters at the Capitol left an obvious message: angry contempt for women.
An international survey of women media workers has found that in many cases, physical attacks appear to have followed online threats.
Nigerian music is gaining momentum across the world, but a study of hip hop lyrics and videos shows how the music also negatively affects women.
You might think he's the hero of his own story but the murder happy Hamlet is really an unconscionable brute.
What is it about breast cancer that has made mastectomy and its effects so hard to discuss for over 400 years?
Research shows one in five Australian women experience degrading content online. This is not 'harmless' or 'normal'.
In a new book, Julia Gillard, Hillary Clinton and other high-profile female leaders speak plainly about the challenges women face at the very top of politics.
Christine de Pizan's 15th-century feminist narrative has particular resonance today.