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The abuse often overlooked: financial abuse In The Media - Posted on 9 August 2018

With growing recognition of the impact and prevalence of financial abuse, more organisations are developing resources to help victims escape and overcome the trauma of those relationships.

Financial abuse: The hidden side of domestic violence In The Media - Posted on 9 August 2018

Physical violence, verbal abuse and controlling actions are all forms of abusive behaviour, but a lesser known form, financial abuse, can be just as damaging. A/Prof Jan Breckenridge, Co-convenor of the UNSW Gendered Violence Research Network says research shows those impacted are overwhelmingly female.

Aussie Music Venues And Festivals Urged To Tackle Sexual Violence In The Media - Posted on 23 November 2017

Music venues and festival organisers should take steps to prevent sexual harassment and assault on their premises while stamping out the culture that encourages it, according to experts.

Why the ‘Hands Off’ campaign targeting sexual harassment on public transport misses the mark Opinion - Posted on 26 October 2017

A new campaign targeting sexual assault on public transport is a positive development but is unlikely to generate substantive, longer-term change, writes Bianca Fileborn.

Me Too: Exposing the prevalence of sexual assault and harassment In The Media - Posted on 25 October 2017

Dr Bianca Fileborn comments on the Me Too movement and the allegations against Harvey Weinstein. 

What the Harvey Weinstein case tells us about sexual assault disclosure Opinion - Posted on 25 October 2017

Bianca Fileborn writes about the patterns that the Harvey Weinstein case reflects and what needs to change.

Why we need to get comfortable with reporting cyberhate Article - Posted on 19 July 2017

Emma A. Jane and Nicole Vincent say it's time women started reporting cyber abuse to police.

Bystanders often don’t intervene in sexual harassment – but should they? Opinion - Posted on 28 February 2017

Preventing sexual violence is everybody’s responsibility, but we need to think carefully about how we do it, writes Biance Fileborn.

What bits of sexual threats against women do courts and men not get? Opinion - Posted on 10 August 2016

The Zane Alchin case was a lost opportunity to help set international benchmarks for holding men accountable for harassing and abusing women online, writes Emma Jane.

What does gender have to do with domestic, family and sexual violence? Article - Posted on 18 April 2016

Former Sex Discrimination Commissioner Elizabeth Broderick and the Deputy Police Commissioner Catherine Burn among experts exploring gender and domestic, family and sexual violence.

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Why duck shooting season still isn’t on the endangered list

It's unpopular with the public and kills endangered and non-game birds – but that hasn't stopped duck shooting, writes Siobhan O'Sullivan.

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