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The pay gap bowl-out in women's sports

The pay gap bowl-out in women's sports

Minority Voices
Australia
The women's Ashes series is under way and Australia is performing strongly, but why is our women's team still paid 400% less than men's?
Two food-related social enterprises supporting refugees and LGBTQI+ rights

Two food-related social enterprises supporting refugees and LGBTQI+ rights

Minority Voices
Brisbane QLD, Australia
Keen to support refugees and LGBTQI+ rights while indulging in a foodie's night out? Look no further than Brisbane's Mu'ooz and Rainbow Beer.
A Woman Reimagining the Limits of Science: Kelly Wong

A Woman Reimagining the Limits of Science: Kelly Wong

Iconoclasts
Brisbane QLD, Australia
We all know that STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) fields remain dominated by men, particularly in the higher levels of academia. Kelly Wong, an online producer at Australia's Science Channel, talks all things science communication in plain English.
A Woman Reimagining the Limits of Science: Samantha Nixon

A Woman Reimagining the Limits of Science: Samantha Nixon

Iconoclasts
Institute for Molecular Bioscience, St Lucia QLD 4072, Australia
We all know that STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) fields remain dominated by men, particularly in the higher levels of academia. Samantha Nixon, PhD candidate at the Institute of Molecular Bioscience, talks about spider venoms as treatments for parasitic diseases in plain English.
Sexual racism: Why do you swipe right?

Sexual racism: Why do you swipe right?

Minority Voices
Brisbane QLD, Australia
Yen-Rong explores how sexual racism affects her experience of online dating.
We're coming to swamp you all

We're coming to swamp you all

Minority Voices
Brisbane QLD, Australia
In her childhood, cultural and environment factors left Yen-Rong feeling ambivalent towards writing. Now a young Asian Australian writer, she challenges the industry's lack of representation by pushing for more diversity in publishing.
A Woman Reimagining the Limits of Science: Nathalie Farah

A Woman Reimagining the Limits of Science: Nathalie Farah

Iconoclasts
The University of Queensland, St Lucia QLD 4072, Australia
We all know that STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) fields remain dominated by men, particularly in the higher levels of academia. Nathalie Farah, a Bachelor of Advanced Sciences student at the University of Queensland, talks all things chemistry in plain English.
Putting On My Best Face

Putting On My Best Face

Health Care, Minority Voices
Brisbane QLD, Australia
Yen-Rong delves into her lived experience of anxiety and depression, touching upon how the continued stigma towards medicating mental illness and the whitewashing of mental health have affected her.
A Woman Reimagining the Limits of Science: Josephine Dias

A Woman Reimagining the Limits of Science: Josephine Dias

Iconoclasts
The University of Queensland, St Lucia QLD 4072, Australia
We all know that STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) fields remain dominated by men, particularly in the higher levels of academia. Josephine Dias, a PhD student at the University of Queensland, talks all things quantum communication in plain English.