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18 Jun 2009
Not For Sale Media Project
The Not For Sale Media Project is currently embarking on the creation of posters that raise awareness on issues of prostitution, pornography, and traf...
17 Jun 2009
Improved support for trafficking victims
The Australian Government today announced changes to Australia's anti-people trafficking strategy to provide improved support for victims. The changes...
10 Jun 2009
Melinda Tankard Reist comments on Ramsay fracas
Women's Forum Australia spokesperson and Spinifex author, Melinda Tankard Reist, has gone on the record over offensive comments made by Gordon Ramsay:...
20 May 2009
Dorothy Porter Tribute Reading
Susan Hawthorne will be participating in a tribute reading for Dorothy Porter on Thursday 28 May, 6 for 6.30pm at Collected Works. Other readers inclu...
20 May 2009
The Past Matters
Nillumbik Reconciliation Group, ELTHAMbookshop, Australian Indigenous Studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Melbourne present The Past Matters, the ...
19 May 2009
Underground Talks @ New International Bookshop
Susan Hawthorne on 'Activism Makes the World Go Around'
Author, publisher, academic - and activist for 35 years - Susan will reflect on her work around...
14 May 2009
Eco-Sufficiency conversation in Island magazine
Spinifex May release, Eco-Sufficiency & Global Justice, is featured in ed. 116 of Island magazine. A conversation between editor Ariel Salleh and cont...
28 Apr 2009
Amazon de-ranking of lesbian and gay content
Read Spinifex Press Director Susan Hawthorne's piece on Amazon's de-ranking of content at: http://www.onlineopinion.com.au/view.asp?article=8831
27 Apr 2009
Sandy Jeffs on Radio National
Listen to Sandy Jeffs on First Person, RN The Book Show: www.abc.net.au/rn/firstperson/stories/2009/2544520.htm
Pared down to cold hard facts, surrogacy is the commissioning/buying/ renting of a woman into whose womb an embryo...
This book examines one of the most contested issues facing feminists, human rights activists and governments around the...
I am the statistic that I read about. I am the thing I always feared most. I am rape.
That morning, Michelle had...
In a dawn raid, Kate is arrested. She is imprisoned, beaten, kept awake and tortured. She has no idea what has happened...