The Turnbull government's budget measures may hit women earning below-average wages with an effective marginal tax rate of 100 per cent.
Jenna Price is a columnist for The Canberra Times and Daily Life, and a senior lecturer in journalism at the University of Technology, Sydney.
Ordinary people benefit from this 'bad debt'.
A bunch of outrageously greedy whingers are monstering this woman when she's on maternity leave.
The real cheats are those who don't acknowledge their own power and privilege.
Why do politicians discount unions and pander to businesses that ignore the community?
This year, no matter which election I'm voting in, I plan to be a conviction voter.
The number of women representing the Coalition in the lower house has shrunk to just 13 – the lowest it's been in decades - but that's the least of the conservative party's gender problems.
More than 400,000 Australians chose to vote for One Nation in the Senate.
The increase in pre-poll voting has been massive, largely due to the timing of the election.
I love it when I get a phone call from a pollster. I have things to say and people to whom I want to say them. When I say people, I mean politicians.