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Peta Credlin, Aust. PM’s Chief Of Staff, Boldly Makes A Speech About Sexism In Politics

Peta Credlin, Aust. PM’s Chief Of Staff, Boldly Makes A Speech About Sexism In Politics

You know there’s a gender problem in politics when men are criticized for their policies, and women are slammed for their outfits. Yes, it’s 2015 and we STILL have this […]

Politics

Australia’s 1st Female Prime Minister Julia Gillard Talks Leadership, Sexism & Hillary Clinton

Australia’s 1st Female Prime Minister Julia Gillard Talks Leadership, Sexism & Hillary Clinton

In 2012, former Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard, who also happened to be the country’s first female top leader, made a rousing speech directed at the opposition leader Tony Abbott […]

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Educating Girls Is The Key To Changing The World, Says Fmr Aust. PM Julia Gillard

Educating Girls Is The Key To Changing The World, Says Fmr Aust. PM Julia Gillard

Julia Gillard is a personal hero around these parts, and largely because our editor-in-chief Asha Dahya is from Australia, so we’re admitting the bias up front! But the former first […]

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Hillary Clinton And The $600 Million Girls’ Education Initiative

Hillary Clinton And The $600 Million Girls’ Education Initiative

At the annual Clinton Global Initiative, which sees world leaders and influential people in an array of industries gather each year to discuss pressing world matters, co-founder Hillary Clinton focused […]

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Rachel Griffiths Urges More Aussie Women To Get Into Politics

Rachel Griffiths Urges More Aussie Women To Get Into Politics

Remember that time former Australian Prime Minister (the country’s first female head of state) gave a rousing speech in Parliament about the misogyny that exists down under? No? Don’t worry, […]

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Julia Gillard Puts the Smackdown On Political Misogyny In Australia

Julia Gillard Puts the Smackdown On Political Misogyny In Australia

Australia’s first female Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, recently made world headlines when she spoke in Parliament house about the sexism within politics that still exists today. The video got the […]