Demonising men will create culture of fear to harm us all

Dr Karen Brooks - Courier Mail - Qld

The Courier Mail- Queensland IN RESPONSE to the growing number of attacks and harassment of women on public transport, Rail Tram and Bus Union National Secretary, Bob Nanva, supported by the NSW Rape Crisis Centre, has proposed female-only pink carriages. Dubbed “Safe carriages”, these would operate after 7pm, have CCTV, alarms, and be located near […]

Fiona Richardson’s story fails the gender test

Bettina Arndt- The Australian

Daniel Andrews today responds to the report from Australia’s first Royal Commission into Family Violence. The Victorian Premier will be joined by Australia’s first Minister for the Prevention of Family Violence, Fiona Richardson, who exposed her own family’s violent history on the ABC’s Australian Story this week. Ironically, the program was a classic example of […]

Dumbass stuff we have to stop saying about dads.

Dumbass stuff we have to stop saying about dads. A great article about dads and their role as a parent not an idiot. Read here…. http://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/parenting/kids/dumbass-stuff-we-need-to-stop-saying-to-dads/news-story/35ac9bf5c98bd64a3aa0f8bd1678ca1c

Opinion: All men are not bastards, Davo, so don’t tar us all with the same brush

Rory Gibson, The Sunday Mail, Brisbane

  MEMO to David Morrison. Stop apologising on behalf of all mankind. By all means flog yourself for any ignorance you may harbour, but leave the rest of us out of your remorse. I know that criticising Morrison is to feminists what calling Richie McCaw a cheat is to Kiwis – heresy. But here goes. […]

Family court robs men and demeans women by splitting property equally when a marriage ends

Des Houghton, Courier Mail

  Brisbane barrister says he wants to strip the Family Court of its cloak of secrecy and challenge the unethical rule of thumb that property must be split equally when a marriage ends. Rob (not his real name) said he discovered bias, procedural unfairness and improper conduct by an interstate judge during his own divorce […]

Murder-suicide surviving daughter: “The Family Court completely failed us”

http://www.kidspot.com.au/parenting/real-life/in-the-news/murder-suicide-surviving-daughter-the-family-court-completely-failed-us Kidspot Editor | 4 February 2016 Grace Cuzens was just 13 years old when her mother murdered her two sisters before taking her own life. Now 17, she has spoken out about her traumatic childhood and the Family Court’s place in it. This article originally appeared on Perth Now by Kate Campbell as Grace Cuzens speaks […]

UN says WA breached dad’s rights The attached article was found in the Sunday Times (WA) 31/1/2016 which I bet never see’s the light of day on mainstream SBS, ABC, 7, 9 and 10. The woman’s abduction of the child was aided and abetted by the Australian Embassy staff, paralleling that of Australian Embassy staff in […]

Flirting with confected outrage fails to impress women

Bettina Arndt, The Australian, Opinion

Flirting with confected outrage fails to impress women What a joke. West Indies cricketer Chris Gayle laughingly makes a pass on national television during an interview with Network Ten reporter Mel McLaughlin. Illustration: Eric Lobbecke Predictably, commentators line up to condemn the man’s offensive behaviour as yet another example of vulnerable women needing protection from […]

Woman to face murder charge after Riverwood stabbing victims dies

Updated yesterday at 6:02pm Photo: The Riverwood house where a woman allegedly stabbed her partner in the chest. (ABC News: Luke Rosen) Related Story: Woman charged after man allegedly stabbed in Sydney’s south Map: Riverwood 2210   A woman is expected to face an upgraded charge of murder after the man she allegedly stabbed in […]

Domestic violence and White Ribbon day – help change the debate

by Bettina on November 21, 2015 in News Nice to know there are plenty of people who have not been hoodwinked by the biased campaign presenting women as the only victims of domestic violence. Since my recent article, Silent Victims, was published in theWeekend Australian I have been flooded with emails from people who know this is far from the truth. I […]