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Women’s festival criticised for excluding pre-operative transgender females

Updated December 13, 2015 18:31:39 A 3-day women’s festival to be held in March next year at Mount Martha, south-east of Melbourne, has been criticised for not enabling transgender ladies to attend unless they have undergone gender re-assignment surgery. Seven Sisters Festival is described by organisers as “the only one of it is [sic] kind…


Meet the females of Australia’s street art scene

By Eliza Buzacott-Speer Updated December 05, 2015 07:53:09 Though its reputation as a “boys club” persists, street artists who come about to be female — many shun the “female artist” trope — are claiming their location on the streets. Introduction Photo: Street art by Baby Guerrilla on the back of the former Grand Theatre in…


Secret Facebook group to name men who troll females online

Updated December 04, 2015 09:07:58 Much more than 1,one hundred ladies are arranging to tackle on-line abuse by naming and shaming “trolls” in a Twitter campaign launching nowadays. Sydney author and columnist Kerri Sackville is sick of seeing girls, especially those in the media, maliciously threatened with rape and murder on the web, so is…