Angela Priestley, Women's Agenda

Angela Priestley

Women's Agenda

Sydney, NSW, Australia

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Recent articles by Angela:

The dangerous 'driven too far' narrative delivered by Queensland Police

“Our job as investigators is to keep a completely open mind,” he said in comments that have sparked outrage. → Read More

Bridget McKenzie's fall? Not enough to end rorting affair as we learn scope of 'ineligible' grants

The stunning finding was revealed to Parliament on Thursday, proving the Coalition's key defence of the scheme is in tatters. → Read More

We’ve faffed long enough. We don’t have time for policy evolution in the 'years ahead'

We've faffed about long enough. Now the PM's suggesting climate policies could evolve in the "years ahead". → Read More

In search of national leadership more meaningful than 'how good' we are

Cricket team photo opps and "how good are we!" platitudes are not enough. → Read More

Hewlett Packard Enterprise to offer six months paid leave to ALL new parents

Hewlett Packard Enterprise joins the paid parental leave equality movement, offering a massive six months of paid leave to all new parents. → Read More

Two women, one school girl and three world leaders clutching at straws

Scott Morrison, Boris Johnson and Donald Trump have faced very different questions this week, but all three have resorted to clutching at straws → Read More

No business as usual as thousands of businesses support climate protests

As climate protests happen all over the world today, thousands of businesses have pledged their support for workers to participate. → Read More

This employer's banned questions about salary in job interviews to keep gender pay gaps closed

Asking job candidates what they currently earn merely perpetuates the gender pay gap. It's time we quit asking these questions in job interviews → Read More

Tanya Davies part of trio challenging Gladys Berejiklian's leadership over 'shameful' handling of abortion bill

Former Minister for Women Tanya Davies, who just months ago was issuing reports on how the NSW Government would help to 'empower' women. → Read More

The ‘wait’ for leadership parity won’t happen with the number of female CEOs going backwards

The number of female CEOs leading ASX 200 organisations has gone backwards, dropping from 14 to 12 over the past year. Waiting for centuries is pointless. → Read More

More women! But only those with ‘merit’: Scott Morrison

Merit was the key word mentioned when Prime Minister Scott Morrison the NSW State Liberal party sthould get more women in Parliament. → Read More

Workplaces must support new Dads if they hope to address gender equality

Steve ‘The Commando’ Willis isn’t known for sharing much emotion, but that’s exactly what the former Biggest Loser trainer did on Wednesday night in front of a corporate audience. → Read More

Mums working 'part time' could help solve a baby boomer exit crisis

If hiring managers are concerned about baby boomer skill sets walking out the door, now is the time to consider the under-utilised skills of working mums. → Read More

The Amazon is burning at a record rate. There are many reasons to pay attention

Greed, a far-right presidency, droughts, climate change. We have many reasons to pay attention to the Amazon right now. But will we? → Read More

'The bloke's had too many chances': Advertisers pulling money from Alan Jones get attention

The mass desertion of advertisers follows offensive comments Jones made about New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern last week, declaring Scott Morrison should "shove a sock down her throat." → Read More

Jacinda Ardern steps up, so Alan Jones says Morrison should ‘shove a sock down her throat'

Alan Jones has gone too far, once again. Asking if SCott MOrrison will be "fully biefed to shove a sock down her throat". → Read More

Uber links diversity goals to exec pay in bid to be most ‘diverse workforce on planet'

Uber has established “sky-high” goals in its third diversity report because incremental change is not enough to solve inequity. → Read More

It’s a male-dominated AI world: The gender gap we urgently need to discuss

Just 22% of AI professionals are female. But according to experts the number of women in technical roles in the field could be much lower. → Read More

'Turn up to school': Politicians and the fear of teenagers striking over climate change

Those opinionated school students are at it again: boycotting school today to protest the lack of inaction on climate change. → Read More

Targets for diversity? Great. But making inclusion the priority is even better

Targets are often the talk. But it's inclusion that really matter. By better retaining and attaining staff, targets will happen when inclusion is felt. → Read More