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We need to do more to help mothers with unwanted babies

Jenna Price Sydney's abandoned baby brings us all together in outrage and despair: how could the mother do this? What kind of society permits this? Why isn't there a better route for women who want to give up...

Workplace Gender Equality Agency raises the bar for its Employer of Choice citation

Jenna Price Fewer employers are making the gender equity honour roll.

A new indigenous Stolen Generation

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Jenna Price Many Aboriginal children are being taken from their homes and cultures by welfare agencies, but a group of grandmothers are fighting back.

Australian sex study shows what you can learn from your kids about sex

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Jenna Price New figures show that that young people could teach adults a thing or two about responsible sex.

How many calories are in a glass of wine?

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Jenna Price Leading surgeons are lobbying to get weight loss surgery made available through the public health system.

ACTU breaks ground on domestic violence with Fair Work Commission claim

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Jenna Price ACTU is lodging a claim to secure 10 days paid domestic violence leave for all employees, including those on casual contracts.

Doctors don't give patients quotes for surgery costs

Jenna Price When you need someone to fix your home plumbing, you can shop around. When it comes to getting your internal plumbing seen to, there is no way of getting quotes and comparing and contrasting various...

Talk to your MP - the election's just round the corner

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Jenna Price This is the moment when you can make change or at least contribute to the conversation. It’s the phase of governing when our representatives are open to ideas.

Muslims love Australia as much as anyone

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Jenna Price Australians should get on with making a better future for the country, rather than raging insanely against Muslims.

How to make companies pay their fair share of tax

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Jenna Price If we can’t get the government to discipline companies that are raking money out of Australia, what can we as individuals do? Turns out, we can do quite a lot.

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It's just a hijab - my Muslim friend doesn't deserve your racist wrath

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Jenna Price I work with this child genius. She went from school to university, scored first-class honours and a full scholarship to do her PhD, which is due in eight weeks. She also wears a hijab.

Niceties never saved lives

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Jenna Price A softening of reports about the Hunt family deaths might sound and feel more palatable but this was murder and such issues should be always presented in their true light, writes Jenna Price.

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Relationships Australia reports men feel under pressure to perform

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Jenna Price Australia is apparently a nation of women who want sex and who want it now.

Fair Work Amendment Bill is a recipe for exploitation

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Jenna Price Imagine a job where your boss could choose how you were going to be paid. And then imagine if he didn’t have to tell anyone about what he’d done.

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Top science jobs for women: CSIRO gender inequality is just the tip of the test-tube

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Jenna Price We've spent 20 years working on the number of girls choosing STEM careers (science, technology, engineering, medicine) and now there are plenty of women undergraduates going in to those fields.

Joe Hockey's budget is beyond salvation

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Jenna Price For months federal government ministers have been banging on about a budget emergency.

Coalition of the willing needed to take the fight to Tony Abbott and co

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Jenna Price Of all the things this country needs to do right now, it’s this one thing. And we need to do it urgently.

Government's mean policies will have reverse effect on family stability

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Jenna Price In the world of Kevin Andrews, the Minister for Straight White Families, marriage is good for children. In the his world, marriage is good, de facto is bad.

Jenna Price: Tony Abbott should get back to work and stop focusing on MH17

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Jenna Price What happened with MH17 was appalling. Innocent people murdered as a result of conflict.

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A city honours the dead


Jenna Price The streets of Melbourne are scattered with flowers. They are on bridges and again on the footpaths. It is a city honouring the dead.