Here are opinions and ideas from WEL members . NOTE: these are not necessarily WEL policy. Joining WEL will allow you to participate in these open discussions about feminist matters. See Contact Us to join.
Visit http://blog.abs.gov.au/Blog/mapblog2010.nsf/dx/eva-cox-on-progress.htm for ABS essay on progress (return here with Back arrow).
Child Care and Preschool Discussion
The late Mary Owen has a long history of working for women’s rights (we all know we have responsibilities). Mary established the Working Women’s Centre in Melbourne. CLICK here to read her thoughts on whether or not child care places should be only for working mothers.
Barbara Cameron, our web manager, has collected comments from TV and radio. CLICK here to read.
Rosalinda Batson has a Masters in Gender Studies from Melbourne University and two young children. CLICK here for her thoughts on the major issues with child care.