Diane Hart, Mullumbimby
Did it strike anyone else that the voices leading the Global Climate Strike were overwhelmingly passionate, intelligent and articulate young women – yet the people who are underwhelmingly ruining their lives are ignorant, self-satisfied and disengaged old blokes?
How many more decades will we have to wait until the power is more evenly shared between us all? Hazel Hawke once said that this shift will not happen until women realise that they are their own worst enemy – they still actively and consistently uphold this failed system of patriarchy by voting these idiots in – over and over again.
It’s time to support these young women – they are our future.