Welcome to Monday ~ 2 December 2013

photo (1)It’s officially summer! Melbourne is warming up, how are you all going around the country?

feminaust will pull together a list of ‘feminaust Christmas presents’ showcasing gifts that are not just awesome, but also awesome for making the world a better place for women. If you have any suggestions please send them through to us at info[at]feminaust.org.

On to the links…

Leigh Sales interviews Aung San Suu Kyi!

Thank you Hoyden About Town for this reproductive rights round-up: NSW, Vic, SA, Tas.

Ladies’ night at the Walkleys for women in media

Cathy Wilcox takes a Walkley for this cartoon… 

Frozen in time: when will Disney’s heroines reflect real body shapes?

Muslim Reverie looks at when men on the left refuse to acknowledge their sexism

Need a tshirt for your ma? Your grandad? Look no further, feminist killjoy tshirts await you…


Catherine Deveny encourages us to think a bit more carefully about our Christmas presents this year

Science reporter Emily Graslie reads her mail — and it’s not so nice

Lenie Namatjira reflects on when she told the Queen that we need help to get Aboriginal children to paint.


Suzanne Moore on why Katniss (from the Hunger Games) is a role model

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About IsBambi

IsBambi is an administrator for feminaust. She is also a young woman excited about all things to do with feminism, skiing, British TV, dogs called Trevor and cycling. In addition to trying to do too much at once, she enjoys empowering young people and dragging men into the feminist debate.

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