This week Cheryl Akle is joined by the youngest woman ever elected to the Federal Parliament, Australian politician Sarah Hanson-Young, to discuss her new book En Garde, a powerful exploration of the sexism rampant in politics today. Together they discuss the Me Too movement, and the need for change, not only in Australian politics, but also wider society.
Podcast guest: Sarah Hanson-Young
In 2007 Sarah Hanson-Young became the youngest woman ever to be elected to the Australian parliament. With over a decade in politics as a Greens Senator, Sarah is now a leading voice for progressive change. She lives in the Adelaide Hills with her optimistic eleven-year-old daughter, Kora.