The Herald Sun claims its cartoon of Serena Williams isn’t racist but it draws on 200 years of caricaturing African women, argues Clare Corbould.
The Liberal Party needs to clean up its right wing otherwise it will continue to do much worse on female representation than other conservative parties in the western world, writes Chris Wallace.
Heatwaves can cause a large number of deaths, especially when vulnerable groups are unprepared and are not acclimatised to hot temperatures, writes researcher Thomas Longden.
If we want My Health Record data to be made available for medical research we need to make it opt in, not opt out. We’ll have a smaller dataset, but at least it will be ethically defensible, writes David Hunter from Flinders University.
Many of our offices are filthy, which doesn’t just trigger a sense of disgust but can make us sick, writes Libby Sander.
Ramping up South Australia’s desalination plant in response to the upstream drought would be an expensive mistake, argues Sarah Ann Wheeler.