#MeToo revelations and loud, angry men: the feminism flashpoint of Sydney writers’ festival | Books

Hours before the cornerstone Sydney writers’ festival panel about the #MeToo movement on Saturday night, the Pulitzer-prize winning author Junot Diaz – with events still booked in Sydney and in Melbourne – was on a plane out of Australia. The day before, another festival guest, writer Zinzi Clemmons, had spoken …

Commonwealth Games: ‘Incredibly loud, patronising’ train announcements to be quieter

Commonwealth Games: ‘Incredibly loud, patronising’ train announcements to be quieter

Updated March 23, 2018 17:18:39 Video: One of the ‘loud’ Commonwealth Games announcements being played on trains (ABC News) Related Story: These are the most annoying noises driving people mad Announcements on south-east Queensland trains about travel to the Commonwealth Games next month, described as “loud and patronising” on social …