Welcome to Men’s Rights Melbourne

  Greetings and welcome to the official launch of Men’s Rights Melbourne, Victoria’s newest, and to our knowledge, only human rights advocacy group focusing on the grossly overlooked needs of Australian men and boys. Before I start covering the goals and aims of our new group, there is one very important issue that I want to clear up first: For…

My Experience at the 2014 Melbourne Slut Walk

By:Samuel Enderby On Saturday, August 6, I performed my first investigation of a Melbourne Slut Walk and, in the process, learned a lot of very interesting things about the mindset of the people who attended by interviewing a handful, including an organiser, a political campaigner, and a few regular people. Unfortunately, things started quite poorly with my…

Domestic Violence Woozles in Australia

By Beverley Armitage   In order to tackle any problem, as far as possible we need to know the extent of, and the reasons for, it. While it is true that statistics about domestic violence are difficult to obtain, there is data available. The 2012 ABS survey reports domestic violence levels at about 7% of the population and that…

Melbourne Men’s Rights Gathering an Unqualified Success

On Saturday, 13th of September, 2014 at around lunch time, two sleep-deprived & nervous, but also excited & hopeful, men made their way into Melbourne’s historic Young & Jackson Hotel, ordered a pint of Guinness each, found a table in the quietest corner of the back bar, and sat down to wait. These two men were myself (Tom Voltz) and Adrian Johnson,…