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Press release: Handmaid joins in WWI Dawn Parade

As the grand finale in the World War One centenary series, the 2018 Dawn Parade promised to be ...
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Press release: ANZAC Day “Patriarchal Bollocks” work temporarily installed at memorial park

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Why I left the left: New Zealand's activist scene is sexism saturated

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Protect women's rights and spaces: Submission on the Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Bill

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The people who wrote to support feminist action at Auckland Pride: Thank you.

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Press release: Feminists Lead Auckland Pride Parade

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The birds and mice will hear you: On transactivism and the characteristics of totalitarian rule

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Whitewashed "feminism" and the women building Pacific and global solidarity in spite of it

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The new troubadours: On the male crusaders for the left facilitating today's witch hunts

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Etty and NH

Why discuss gender as the world burns?

This talk was delivered on October 29, 2023, at a Deep Green Resistance gathering in Germany. If you...
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Cassandra’s Power: Anarchism from a Feminist Perspective

This talk was delivered on October 28, 2023, at a Women's Declaration International gathering in London. If you...
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The Silver-Tongued Devil and the Principle of Distortion

This talk was delivered at the annual Deep Green Resistance conference, in California, 2023. The talk can be...
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Out of the Fog: Book launch talk and summary

This is the talk I gave for the online launch of my new book, Out of the Fog:...
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Press release: New book, OUT OF THE FOG, available now!

A new book by feminist writer Renée Gerlich, titled Out of the Fog: On Politics, Feminism and Coming...
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“a balm for all wounds”: on the life of Etty Hillesum under Nazi occupation

It's hard to know how to preface an essay about the Dutch-Jewish diarist Etty Hillesum, who lived in...

There has never been a democracy, so far–only an androcracy

— Charlotte Perkins Gilman, The Man-Made World

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