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Unitarians for a civil, inclusive Australia

Jenna Price Australia’s next best hope may just be sitting in a simple church in East Melbourne.

We are all Matilda, betrayed by Tony Abbott

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Jenna Price Just like in Matilda: The Musical we have a government which isn't standing up for us. It's standing with the overdog.

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Mind the gap: health reform must ease costs

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Jenna Price We need to make sure that whatever the government decides to do to change our health services, it doesn't make any of us worse off.

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Coalition's GP co-payment leaves patients out in the cold

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Jenna Price Co-payments may just be five or six bucks to some of us, but they can also be a reason not to seek medical advice.

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Liberal senator attacks party's promotion of women

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Jenna Price Queensland Senator Sue Boyce has attacked the Liberal Party's inability to recruit and promote women.

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Let's not forget how many of us are refugees

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Jenna Price Racism is not a reason to turn away refugees.

Staying familiar with yourself

Jenna Price On not enough Sundays, I go into my bedroom in the late afternoon with the last light coming in through the windows.

Let your children go

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Jenna Price You won't regret it if your children take some time out after school and go on a gap year.

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Roxon shows there's still an imbalance

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Jenna Price When Nicola Roxon announced her resignation from Federal Parliament, I started shouting at the television.

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The secret to a long and happy marriage

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Jenna Price Tomorrow is our 30th wedding anniversary. The most common response when I mention this has been: ''How on earth did you do that?''

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Pay gap exists, but it's not just women losing out

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Jenna Price According to replies I received in response to a column I wrote a few weeks ago, there is no real gender pay gap.

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Eye-witness account a stark reminder

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Jenna Price When we read last week that three young women working as promotional staff at Summernats were allegedly attacked, we felt a sense of dread.

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The great gender pay divide

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Jenna Price There is still a culture of denial around the gender pay gap.

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Women cut apart by surgical culture

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Jenna Price When I decided to have my entire vagina reconstructed, it wasn't just the fear of the operation that held me back.

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Get packing

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Jenna Price My favourite foul-weather friend, the fabulous ''Good Penni'', is always well-prepared for her trips. She does what I think she calls a ''trial pack''.

Not having to dream of a white Christmas

Jenna Price I'm in the land which appears to have perfected the art of Christmas in a traditional setting.

Australian women behind the eightball

Jenna Price I can't even imagine such a thing being published in Australia. But in Britain, Timewise Jobs published a list of examples of senior-level part-time workers.

Bodybits 101: the personal side of Selfies

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Jenna Price We didn't really have selfies when I was a girl. My friends with fancy cameras and timers would usually perch their camera on some shelf and dash into frame, just in time to look slightly flustered.

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Celebrating the women that make change

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Jenna Price I was a young middle-class mum reporting for a daily broadsheet when I first heard of Teresa Savage.

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Depressing facts about sexual harassment

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Jenna Price The poor young woman finally blurted it out. She didn't want to go to the photocopier via the most direct route.

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