Also, I hope you all enjoyed the #AllAboutWomen updates on twitter coming from the All About Women festival at the Sydney Opera House yesterday. I certainly did!
On to the links! Don’t shoot the messenger, rather, write us a post!
‘She Who Must Not Be Named’ Award
Senthorun Raj questions whether legalising gay marriage might in fact put more pressure on non-hetero-monogamous relationships to conform, rather than make them more socially acceptable.
Lauren Rosewarne writes about sweating the small stuff, is it a feminist preoccupation?
Amy Gray ponders whether feminism speaks for all women, or just some.
Better support is needed for women giving birth, to try to reduce the rates women who develop PTSD (and associated anxiety disorders) from their birthing experiences.
Other fabulous round ups!
wom*news gives us their April round up
The Early Bird Catches the Worm gives us her round up for the past week!
Women in public
Meagan Tyler looks into slut-shaming and misogyny – is the media’s obsession with slut-shaming actually distracting us from bigger issues?
Click here to see what fully clothed women superheroes look like!
Women and politics
Cristy at Lavartus Prodeo talks about how mummy blogging can also be political blogging
In response to Julia Gillard’s comment this week, Women’s Agenda look into whether it will be easier for the second female PM.
Here’s a state by state guide to Australia’s abortion laws.