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Ditching the title 'stay at home mum' for 'lead parent'


When Anne-Marie Slaughter published an article in The Atlantic, titled Why Women Still Can't Have It All in 2012, it became the most-read article ever published in the magazine.


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 2016-03-14  23m
 
 

The coy of sex: how to ask the hard questions


This is a sex documentary with a difference. We join the presenter on his own journey towards having less-awkward sex.


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 2016-03-14  17m
 
 

Lockout laws continue to cut assaults


New data shows that the NSW lockout laws are working to cut drunken assaults.


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 2016-03-14  10m
 
 

Richard and Kari's Excellent Iceland Adventure


Broadcaster Richard Fidler and author Kari Gislason visited Iceland to record the Icelandic sagas on location and to resolve a mystery about Kari's family history.


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 2016-03-13  15m
 
 

Why women love to run


Running has benefits that go beyond pure fitness.


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 2016-03-13  15m
 
 

Gloria Steinem's unusual childhood


Gloria Steinem has opened up about her peripatetic childhood in her new book My Life on the Road.


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 2016-03-13  22m
 
 

Donald Trump's early life


The man likely to become the Republican nominee in the U.S Presidential race was one of five children, and displayed a pugnacious character from early childhood.


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 2016-03-10  16m
 
 

The Australian letters to Otto Frank


For decades after the publication of The Diary of Anne Frank, teenagers around the world wrote to her father Otto, the sole surviving member of "the Annex". Among them were five Australian girls.


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 2016-03-10  16m
 
 

Do you get what you pay for in private rehab?


Addicts desperate to wean themselves off drugs or alcohol are increasingly turning to private rehabilitation providers. But at around $30 000 a month, they are expensive, and there's an increasing concern that the sector isn't well regulated.


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 2016-03-10  19m
 
 

The spectrum of genius


Melbourne’s Festival of Live Art is presenting a theatre performance where you have the opportunity to meet six young geniuses all with a different area of expertise.


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 2016-03-09  13m