Rachael Jacobs Nearly a month after the brutal gang rape and subsequent death of a 23-year-old woman in New Delhi protests still rage in India.
Tony Zalewski Concerns regarding high levels of alcohol-related violence in and around nightclubs remain in Australia, with media reporting regularly on the issue.
Waleed Aly Where do I start? Perhaps with the viral image that will come to define this episode: a child who'd be three or four hoisting a sign above his head blaring, ''Behead all those who insult the...
John Brady Australian sportsmen, Chloe Angyal asserted in the Herald on Monday, won't stop assaulting women.
Paddy Doulman Random, unprovoked attacks are not confined to Kings Cross. They can happen anywhere – and aren't that uncommon, either.
Nina Funnell The new Australian Rugby League Commission has suspended Cowboys halfback Robert Lui for a year and Sharks player Isaac Gordon for nine matches after both were found guilty of domestic...
Michael Duffy Violent video games do not encourage crime. They prevent it.
Jason Koutsoukis Havat Gilad, home to about 15 families who live in the distinctive white portable homes that have come to symbolise the more zealous elements of the settler movement, is as good a place as any to...
Allison Pearson If you have just accidentally shot dead the woman you love, what do you do?
Tim Soutphommasane It was a good thing that Geert Wilders, the Dutch politician, came to visit Australia last week.
Ken Lay Racial profiling. Over the past week, these two words have been used in conjunction with Victoria Police. It's something I don't want to see happen again.
Anita Sethi For a brown-skinned Brit, Melbourne is a very welcoming city - most of the time.
Mark Joseph Stern An Australian creationist believes Charles Darwin is to blame for drug abuse and pornography, and that people rode dinosaurs.
Jacqueline Maley News of the death of pre-menstrual syndrome came as a terrible shock.
Daniel Flitton History tells us that the sending of troops into troubled African nations often ends badly.
Eve Ensler There seems to be two types of risings on the planet right now. One is a sexual violence typhoon that is affecting most countries in the world.
V. Rukmini Rao and Lynette Dumble Today's skewed sex ratios amount to femicide, write V. Rukmini Rao and Lynette Dumble.
Elisabeth Betz 'Mobs tearing up Logan. Did any of them do a day's work today, or was it business as usual and welfare on tap?'' the Coalition's indigenous health spokesman, Andrew Laming, tweeted in response to...
Suzy Freeman-Greene At a time studios wring every drop from sequels, Life of Pi's success is a thing of joy.
Fred Hiatt It is more than the random brutality that captured Indians' attention.