Vibewire: Enter at Your Own Risk: Misogyny, Politics and the Australian Boys’ Club

July 2, 2013 By Marie Bellino When I grow up I want to be a pop star. If a pretty young girl uttered these words, few would question her career choice, as it’s perfectly acceptable to pursue an occupation that capitalises on her physical beauty. Conversely, if another girl proclaimed: When I grow up I […]

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Misogyny Justified by Defence of ANZAC Day? (The War On Catherine Deveny)

#auspol @CatherineDeveny Catherine Deveny has been at the centre of the most vile misogyny ever seen in this country, topped only by the vitriol directed at females in politics. The reason for the hate mail/rape threats/death threats/slander/defamation/appearance judgement? In the tweets which sparked the outcry, Deveny wrote that “Days like #anzacday are simply a rewriting […]

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Australia Day Hoax Sparks Anti-Gillard Citizens Misogyny

Well the rumour is doing it’s rounds once again. It usually starts a couple of months out from Australia Day, January 26th. Apparently Julia Gillard is single-handedly going to change the name to ‘Citizens Day’. Apparently. Despite no evidence in the slightest, the bogans pick it up and run with it. In a month where […]

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Huffington Post: The 12-Year-Old Slut Meme and Facebook’s Misogyny Problem

Hey, Facebook: One in three women on the planet will be raped or beaten in her lifetime Millions of girls and women are murdered in “domestic violence” situations Millions are sold, scarred, tortured, sexually abused and more For being born female on a planet that tolerates unconscionable levels of violence against half of the humans […]

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Grammies Week: Where racism and misogyny abound

We seldom feature stories from overseas. There is enough material in Australia for a hundred anti-discrimination blogs. But these two stories from this week’s Grammies are very much related to what we try and do. The first is featured in US blog Little Green Footballs Read more here The second is a series of Twitter […]

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Things Bogots Like: Racism. Sexism. Misogyny. Hypocrisy.

Australian hip hop is an art form that Australians have every right to be proud of. The Herd, Katalyst, Drapht, 360, Resin Dogs, Bliss n Eso, Figgkid, Hilltop Hoods, Urthboy, The Last Kinection, Maya Jupiter, Phrase, Snob Scrilla, 1200 Techniques, True Live, TZU, Horrowshow, Pez and Koolism are all found within the libraries of several TAB […]

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Online abuse: ‘It’s so common it’s almost banal’

June 26, 2016 – 12:15AM Rachel Olding Reporter Each time Mariam Veiszadeh gets a death threat, she does a cost-benefit analysis. The online abuse is so frequent that the lawyer and anti-Islamophobia advocate wouldn’t get any work done if she reported it all to police. “I think about the consequences of reporting, the time and […]

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Battlefield Derp – the ADL’s war against women

As the ADL League (yet another mini-group in the fail franchise) raises its bullet heads above the parapet and peers myopically around… Seeing as the ADL ‘s only contact with women is either via porn sites or the bit when their mothers ask them every ten years or so when they are going to leave […]

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Violent Racism – Just Another Day in ‘Straya

#auspol #ausmedia #qldpolice Never mind about the fact that the proposal to change Australia Day to ‘Citizens Day’ has long been proven a hoax by trolls trying to get a bite. No, use it as an opportunity to display your violent, racist attitude. https://theantibogan.wordpress.com/2012/01/26/happy-citizens-day-sorry-australia-day/ https://theantibogan.wordpress.com/2012/10/24/australia-day-hoax-sparks-anti-gillard-citizens-misogyny/

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