Debates about transgender rights are gaining prominence and moving into the mainstream. Dr Bryce Edwards of Victoria University explains how transgender political struggles not only forms part of the evolving “culture wars” in New Zealand politics, but reflect the complexity of contemporary politics, containing some surprising dynamics.
Debates about gender and women’s position in society continue to gain mainstream prominence. On International Working Women’s Day, Dr Bryce Edwards of Victoria University discusses feminism’s continued rise.
For the convenience of subscribers, here's my weekend column about how Brexit and the election of Donald Trump represent the sudden collapse of a social contract in favour of globalisation. Tweaks won't be enough to rebuild it.