Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott is “a sexist” rather than a misogynist, a retiring politician from his party said in an interview Sunday, adding that he was just one of many in Parliament.
Australia’s first female premier Julia Gillard has opened up for the first time on the sexism that plagued her leadership and her famous misogyny speech in her final interview before being ousted.
Australia’s former leader Kevin Rudd ousted Prime Minister Julia Gillard as Labor chief in a dramatic ballot Wednesday, deposing the country’s first female premier as the party fights for electoral survival.
Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard is spending her third anniversary in office resisting pressure from colleagues to open her job to a ballot.
Australia on Thursday formally apologised for the forced adoption of tens of thousands of babies born mostly to unmarried mothers between the 1950s and 1970s.