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    Editor's Note Let Fly in July G’day and welcome to Sheilas July Edition – exactly a year since we published our very first edition. And what a month it has been,… Read more →
    Horacek! Horacek - geological oppression-1 Geological Oppression This month, click Judy brings us a classic Horacek cartoon – a timely and appropriate reminder given recent events.  Sighs! Thanks Judy! Judy Horacek is… Read more →
    News emily2-162x222 Are we really still talking about this? Emily Lee-Ack sheds light on a recent survey into the availability of contraception, buy viagra family planning and reproductive services in rural areas. Unfortunately, cialis… Read more →
    News Stalking_Julia_Gillard The Stalking of Julia Gillard Kerry-Anne Walsh’s new book The Stalking of Julia Gillard describes one of the most extraordinary episodes in recent Australian political history.  It documents how Australia’s first… Read more →
    Polly Ticks Three Years Zipped By A Selfie By Sarah Capper In the three short weeks since Kevin Rudd wrested the ALP leadership and title of Prime Minister from Julia Gillard, we’ve all… Read more →
    A Bonza Sheila KP-article-shot Cherchez la Bonza Femme A Bonza Sheila is a regular section where we pay tribute to a good woman. This month we talk with bonza feminist Karen Pickering - writer, presenter, organizer and social commentator. Read more →
    Culture Club 378px-While_the_Billy_Boils,_1913_-_The_Drover's_Wife A Fearsome Interlocutor In this edition of Culture Club, Lucas Smith looks into the life and work of Barbara Baynton – a mostly forgotten Australian writer who Smith… Read more →
    Keeping It Reel kir Bush Babes This gorgeous snap was taken by Melissa Sanders and pictures Kate Shannon and baby Beatrice. Kate writes: “This photo was taken at the Darwin Botanic… Read more →
    First Person rob2 Hip Hopping Equality Hip-hop music is vastly popular. But how does a progressive young bloke reconcile with its sexist undertones? Robert Brown provides us with his take, in… Read more →