Monthly Archives: September 2013

Where, oh where, are the women of calibre?

Originally posted on Random Observations of Life:
There must be something really strange happening in the Liberal Party (and, I suggest, the coalition overall). Is there really NOT more than ONE woman of sufficient calibre in the Liberal Party to…

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Australian Women Deserve Better

Presenting Australia’s Minister for Women’s Affairs…Tony Abbott On the day that Tony Abbott is sworn in as Australia’s 28th Prime Minister, Australian women are informed he will be assuming responsibility for Women’s Affairs rather than appoint a specific woman as … Continue reading

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Knock Knock Knocking on Abbott’s Door

So the coalition is to begin its first term governing for “all” Australians by thumbing their noses at 50% of the population….women. Tony Abbott’s cabinet will include one women, Julie Bishop. Tony Abbott said he was “obviously disappointed that there … Continue reading

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