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Restricting Gender Uniforms

Restricting Gender Uniforms (Nicole Sizer)
Gendered uniforms have always been restricting to women and incompatible with alternative gender identities. Schools are now creating gender-neutral uniforms to combat these issues and hopefully bring an end to gender-based uniforms. It was only when World War Two made it necessary for women to have the freedom to move and work like men that it was considered normal for women to wear trousers. In the case of gendered uniforms, giving women an uncomfortable and restricting uniform that differs from her male counterparts is undeniably symbolic of the inequality that still exists between men and women. School uniforms around the
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AHRC Survey Results Released

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Last year, the Australian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) undertook a national survey about sexual assault and sexual harassment experienced by university students. In addition to the survey, which gained over 39,000 responses from a random sample of 60,000 students at 39 universities, nearly 2,000 additional submissions were given by victims of sexual harassment or sexual assault. On Tuesday August 1st, a report was released detailing the results of this survey. The AHRC published a report titled Change the Course: National Report on Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment at Australian Universities. It can be found here. The national results published from
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Twirling, twirling

If you’re ever on the Lemon-Scented Lawns on a Monday night, you might have some questions, like: Why are there so many jugglers? What the heck is that rope for? Is that hula-hoop on fire? The Monash Club of Juggling and Firetwirling has long been one of the strangest sights on campus, but they’re also one of the most welcoming clubs. Maddy Luke managed to get Anthony Embleton to sit still for five minute to chat about his experiences in our local circus. How did you get involved with MCJAF? I found out about it through Host Scheme Camp, where
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