Jo is a proud feminist, fighting for equal opportunity for women. She is passionate about ending sexual assault on our university and TAFE campuses, advancing womens' reproductive rights and fighting for affordable quality child-care. 

Women

Older women are the fastest growing group of homeless people in Australia. A recent study estimated that 240,000 women aged 55 or older are at risk of homelessness nationally, as are another 165,000 women aged 45-55.

November 26, 2020

Women

The inner west is nurturing the next generation of Women's Big Bash stars with the establishment of the Inner West Girls Cricket Academy.

October 15, 2020

Women

While we need to strengthen the systems of reporting of sexual abuse and domestic violence, it is also critical that we respect the wishes of survivors. This bill clearly acknowledges that currently survivors may choose not to report crimes if they believe the person they are disclosing to risks being prosecuted themselves or may act against their wishes and report the crime to police without their consent.

September 22, 2020

Women

Congratulations to Ms Caroline Baum, who was recently appointed as the NSW Ambassador for the Older Women's Network. 

September 16, 2020

Women

Awarding an Order of Australia to so-called "men's rights" activist Bettina Arndt in recognition of her "significant service to the community as a social commentator, and to gender equity through advocacy for men" should be seen for what it is: a slap in the face for the countless victims of sexual assault and family violence in our community.

March 04, 2020

Women

Since 2015 there has been a 25 per cent increase in the number of women playing cricket in Australia, and the inner west has been spearheading the growth of girls' and women's cricket across Sydney.

March 03, 2020

Women

Ms Georgia Odette Sallybanks, known as Odette, is the 2020 Summer Hill Woman of the Year.

March 03, 2020

Women

A notice of motion noting the prevalence of domestic violence and the We Won't Wait Campaign from the ASU. 

February 27, 2020

Women

A notice of motion condemning the awarding of an Order of Australia to Bettina Arndt

February 26, 2020

Women

A question to the Attorney General, to call on the Governor General to request that Bettina Arndt's Order of Australia membership is rescinded.

February 25, 2020