Emma Rush and Caroline Norma
Emma Rush and Caroline Norma 'Corporate paedophilia' is a worrying global trend on the rise.
Jayson Brunsdon Fashion is a seasonal industry. But unlike in the natural world, fashion's seasons move with the times.
Richard Glover In news this week, the ''chinplant'' has become the latest must-have piece of plastic surgery.
Helen Razer Vogue is deluded if it thinks its 'get real' diktat can reduce eating disorders.
Danny Katz Extract from the latest edition of Staying Healthy In Child Care, published by the Australian Government Health And Safety Tribunal (AGHAST).
Anson Cameron Lisa and I danced our telephonic pas de deux around endlessly reflective levels of subterfuge.
Jenna Clarke While some of Australia's leading publishing houses have said ''chick lit'' never went out of fashion or favour, in 2013 the keepers of the traditional publishing flame appear to be upping the ante...
Jen Vuk Hold on to your berets, ladies. When travelling through gay Paris from now on you'll be able to wear your trousers without the threat of arrest. Qu'est-ce que c'est?, you well may ask.
Wendy Squires Many years ago I had the surreal experience of waking up and hearing one of my dearest friends being interviewed on the radio.
Julia Baird Last year the much-photographed American television personality Kim Kardashian vowed, for her New Year's resolution, to change her Twitter background to black: ''I wanna be more simple in 2012.''
Ian Rose Giving up is hard to do, but surely this is the year …
Ian Rose The new year is almost here, which means the pressure's on to give up smoking, for good, again.
Paul Sheehan When a couple left the theatre two nights ago after seeing the wordless new documentary extravaganza, Samsara, they marvelled at the opening sequences where an aerial camera floated over a city of...
Terry Barnes Someone I see occasionally works very hard, earns top dollar making big sales in a cut-throat industry.
Suzanne Moore I only had sex because of David Bowie. It would have been better if I had only had sex with David Bowie. But you can't have everything. Though for a while, he was everything.
The Fitz Files
Peter FitzSimons On the subject of last week's item about the Reverend Fred Nile wanting the NSW Legislative Council to officially be known as the State Senate, meaning he would have the title of Senator Nile, a...
Barbara Taylor Bradford
Barbara Taylor Bradford I am a fan of Hilary Mantel's books. I even sent her a congratulatory email when she won her second Booker Prize.
Kasey Edwards If you didn't know who Hilary Mantel was before now, all you need to know is that she's a big, fat, barren, feminist turncoat.
Heckler I WRITE this on behalf of the 3 million Australians who, like me, are fed up trying to have our domestic problems solved by doubtless well-meaning, but culturally challenged, people sitting in small...
Full text of the Leveson speech.