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Trigger Warning: This Is An Article About Trigger Warnings

Author: Catreece MacLeod Before we begin dissecting the concept of trigger warnings, let us first define trigger warnings. A trigger warning is a warning mentioned at the beginning of a piece of media in much the same way someone would place a spoiler warning, except the spoiler in this case is you might be offended…

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Why Is Discrimination Bad?

Author: Catreece MacLeod Why Is Discrimination Bad? Well, that’s obvious! It just… is. Right? The question’s a bit odd, though, because most people know these things are wrong these days, yet so few people actually understand why. The average individual just assumes they know why, but rarely do they sit down to reason out what…

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BPD A Men’s Health Failure On Every Front

Editorial note: As described on our About page, part of our mission is to encourage discussion and debate on all subject matter related to men’s rights and issues. To this end, we present the following article. By: Jacob Shaftoe I’d like to bring up an issue for men.  It’s both personal for me, and I also think it’s important for both men and…

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Godwin’s Law

Editers note:This writer is not an Australian we acknowledge that a lot of the things she talks about did not happen here in the same way that said Feminism is a international movement so her points still stand.  Godwin’s Law Catreece MacLeod That’s right, we touch on it now and then a little bit, but no one…

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I Can’t Get Laid

Originally posted on A Voice for Me:
Feminist: “You’re an MRA, because you can’t get laid.” Out of all the shaming tactics that have been employed against me and my efforts to spread ideas relating to men’s rights and criticisms of feminism, the “can’t get laid” accusation strikes me as the most hurtful, insidious, and…

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Making The ABC Accountable

As we recently covered both here & here, ABC News Australia, to their shame, published an article last month that was little more than a mindless parroting of false feminist factoids on Domestic Violence, based on nothing but some outrageous claims from Domestic Violence NSW Director, Tracy Howe. Here at Men’s Rights Sydney we feel…

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The right to be left alone

By Geoffrey James People on the Internet spend a lot of time talking about rights. Reading some of the more active social media sites can set your head swimming with discussions about women’s rights, gay rights, digital rights, privacy rights and whole other host of uses and abuses of the term “rights”. Me, I’ll settle…

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Domestic Violence Woozles in Australia

By Beverley Armitage In order to tackle any problem, as far as possible we need to know the extent of, and the reasons for, it. While it is true that statistics about domestic violence are difficult to obtain, there is data available. The 2012 ABS survey reports domestic violence levels at about 7% of the population and that 2/3…