Quadriplegic designer promotes adaptive fashion

Carol Taylor at Brisbane Mercedes Benz Fashion Festival

OLIVIA SIVA Gold Coast local Carol Taylor is the world’s first quadriplegic designer and she spends her time painting and sketching designs for other quadriplegics and people with disabilities.   Taylor made history at last week’s … [Read more...]

Equality unjustifiable in Australian football, for now

AARON COOPER The debate surrounding pay equality in sport has re-ignited following claims of proposed pay cuts for female footballers. On Tuesday, Brisbane Roar were forced to defend claims of asking for pay cuts from their Women’s side, … [Read more...]

Jess Robertson

Jess has a particular interest in social justice and wants to cover stories that make a difference.  She also enjoys writing about fitness, music and cinematography. Jess also works as a freelance social media consultant, working together with … [Read more...]

More women in the ADF an “absolutely fabulous thing”: Defence Minister Payne

TORI ZEIDLER Australia’s newly appointed Defence Minister has asked to be judged on her performance, not her gender, as she as she steps into her new role as the first ever female in the job. "All I ask is that I am judged on my performance, … [Read more...]

Brisbane makes a stand to rebrand Feminism

LUISA COOLS Over 80 people united against gender prejudice at the inaugural Gender Symposium hosted by the Australian Institute of International Affairs on Monday night. Academics, business professionals and students turned out to discuss … [Read more...]