The Sydney women poised to join the NSW parliament

The Sydney women poised to join the NSW parliament

On opposite ends of Sydney, two very different women are preparing to enter NSW parliament for the first time. Wendy Lindsay, 46, will be the new MP for East Hills in the south-west of Sydney, defying expectations to retain the marginal seat for the Liberals after...
What Happens When Women Stop Leading Like Men

What Happens When Women Stop Leading Like Men

Can women save the world? A ripped Captain Marvel can rescue us from intergalactic enemies, but down here on planet Earth a new paradigm of female leadership is emerging. A year ago, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand was famous for being a world leader who...
Election 2019: It’s Game On for the Women’s Vote

Election 2019: It’s Game On for the Women’s Vote

At this year’s Federal election, the women’s vote will prove decisive as never before. Kristine Ziwica kicks off a special Women’s Agenda series on the women’s vote and how it can and should be more effectively harnessed in Australian politics.
Penny Sharpe becomes interim NSW Labor leader

Penny Sharpe becomes interim NSW Labor leader

Michael Daley has stood aside as NSW Labor leader to give Bill Shorten the best chance to winning the federal election but has not given up his political ambitions and will renominate for the position in ballot after May poll. The NSW ALP announced on Monday that a...
Meet the likely Labor contenders: Chris Minns and Jodi McKay

Meet the likely Labor contenders: Chris Minns and Jodi McKay

After NSW Labor leader Michael Daley’s woeful performance during the state election and his decision to stand aside so he can re-contest the leadership ballot, attention has turned to the other possible contenders. The two front runners are MPs Jodi McKay and Chris...