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Farewell BroadAgenda

The wonderful thing about saying goodbye and packing up an office, are the hours of discovery! As I’ve prepared to leave my role today as Chief Editor of BroadAgenda and founding Director of the 50/50 by 2030 Foundation, I’ve been meandering down memory lane. Reading, sorting, tossing and pouring over

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Cabinet reshuffle falls short on equality

With last week’s cabinet reshuffle, the Morrison Government was hoping to reset, recasting its blokey, accident-prone blundering about the safety and security of women inside and outside Parliament while wresting an out-of-control agenda back onto familiar territory -‘business as usual’. Troubled by years of spin and little progress, many women,

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Women will not be silenced again

The Minister for Families and Social Services, Anne Ruston, is right. There is “a rot in society”. But Scott Morrison is wrong. Anointing a “prime minister for women”, even as a joke, and creating a “taskforce” of female ministers, will not “shake up what needs shaking up”. Like most rotten

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Letter to the Prime Minister

To the Hon Scott Morrison MP Prime Minister of Australia Women’s March for Justice – calling for a safe and equal Australia – #enoughisenough The last month has been a distressing time for our community. The brave disclosure by Brittany Higgins of her alleged rape within Parliament

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