PM’s Solution to Roadside Births? Upgrade the Highway…

This week in Australian Parliament, the member for Canberra, Alicia Payne, addressed a question to the Prime Minister: ““Women from the Yass Valley are currently forced to travel an hour to Canberra or Goulbourn to give birth. As a result, a number of women have been forced to give birth on the side of the … More PM’s Solution to Roadside Births? Upgrade the Highway…

Fearless Girl

Failure is a feeling long before it becomes an actual result. It’s vulnerability that breeds with self-doubt and then is escalated, often deliberately, by fear (Michelle Obama, Becoming). I was super confident when I was in high school. In fact , I was Miss Susie High School. You know, the annoying over-achiever type. President of the … More Fearless Girl

I Shouldn’t Have to Feel Lucky I Have “Only” Been Sexually Harassed

Over the last week, social media has come alive with women posting the hashtag #metoo. Started by activist Tarana Burke in 2006 and promoted by actress Alyssa Milano in the wake of revelations that over 40 women have accused Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual abuse, the idea was that “if all women who had … More I Shouldn’t Have to Feel Lucky I Have “Only” Been Sexually Harassed