Between the sheets with ACON

By Amanda Parkinson Women often skim over the gory details of issues that lurk under the covers, but the reality is sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are on the rise. Statistics show genital herpes is the most common STI, affecting 1 in 6 Australian women. ACON is New South Wales’ sexual health promotion organisation based in … Continue reading

Dipping into the archives: F’s Zine

In 2010, the F Publications Collective designed and edited a zine showcasing the diverse creative works of Sydney women and woman-identifying folks. We think it’s pretty great and reckon you will too! It is personal. It is political. Enjoy! The zine is available as a pdf here: F Zine

Flavours of feminism: Skepchick and Queereka

The F Collection is a blog project by F that highlights a feminist or women’s rights campaign, group or issue every Monday. Read on! This is a guest post by Bip, F Collective member, scientist extraordinaire and writer at Queereka. One of the greatest gifts modern feminism has received, I believe, has been the power … Continue reading

Words from IWD: Amanda Parkinson

Amanda Parkinson spoke at the Sydney IWD picnic this year. She has kindly agreed to share her speech here for anyone who missed it or wants to enjoy it again. You can check out other speeches from the day here and here. When I was asked to speak, I set out to explain all the … Continue reading