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 […]

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….

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 […]

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 […]

Why men won’t get married anymore: Women complain chaps today won’t settle down. Sorry, ladies, but it’s all your fault, argues a wickedly provocative new book

By Peter Lloyd For The Daily Mail UK

A controversial new book argues that the triumph of feminism has meant men are now second-class citizens.  On Saturday, in our first extract, it laid bare how men are abused, belittled and exploited. Today, it shows how men are treated unfairly in marriage and fatherhood.        According to the Office for National Statistics, […]

Why fathers will always matter  Washington Post  By Kathleen Parker Opinion writer June 17, 2011 This marks my 24th Father’s Day as a columnist, my 26th since my son uttered “Dada“and my 16th since my own father joined the legions of Interesting People in the Hereafter. Which is to say, there seems hardly anything new to add to […]

Meet the feminist who is sticking up for men

Peter Lloyd, The Telegraph, UK Feminist academic Christina Hoff Sommers is attracting attention for speaking out against untruths in the gender equality debate, writes Peter Lloyd For a lot of men, there are two dirty f-words in the English language: the four-letter one we hear at football matches and, at the risk of having faecal matter posted through my […]

Why do we believe such terrible things about men that can’t be true?

Femicide has been identified globally as ‘a leading a cause of premature death   for women’, but does such a dramatic statement stand up to scrutiny, asks Neil   Lyndon       Figures from the UN claim that more than one in three of all women is subjected to sexual violence Photo: Alamy   This week, in the New […]

Missouri bill to require father’s consent on abortion revives men’s rights issue

By Cheryl Wetzstein - The Washington Times

  A bill in the Missouri legislature would block doctors from performing an abortion unless the father consented. (Image courtesy of more >                    A Missouri bill to require women seeking abortions to get the written, notarized consent of the father of the fetus is reviving a long-standing argument about men’s rights in abortions. For […]