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If you’ve watched The Bodyguard on Netflix, you are already aware of our tendency to cast women as inherently non-violent even in the face of compelling evidence to the contrary.

“You all saw me as a poor, oppressed Muslim woman. I am an engineer. I am a jihadi,” says the show’s ‘seemingly meek’ woman bomber and terrorist ma...

UPDATE: Caster Semenya has lost a landmark appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against the IAAF who will now implement a rule to restrict the blood testosterone levels of women athletes in selected track events. The IAAF claims that women athletes like Semenya, who have higher than average levels of testost...

In Australia, where Indigenous women are anywhere between 30 – 87 per cent more likely to be victims of domestic violence than non-Indigenous women, there is a startling disparity between the portrayal of Indigenous versus non-Indigenous victimhood. 

While Indigenous women are 35 times more likely to be hospitalized as a res...

9 January 2015: 23-year-old Nikita Chawla’s husband slashes her throat after accusing her of cheating. Moments later, he calls police to confess and asks them to collect her body.

8 September 2015: Tara Brown dies from horrific head injuries inflicted by her estranged partner after he tailgated her through the Gold Coast sub...

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