Winning for Women
A Personal Story
By Iola Mathews
Iola Mathews was one of the founders of the Women’s Electoral Lobby, a journalist at
, and later a leading ACTU advocate for women workers during the ‘Accord’ with the Hawke-Keating Government. In this honest and revealing memoir, she takes us inside the day-to-day groundwork required to bring about reforms in areas like affirmative action, equal pay, superannuation, childcare, parental leave and work-family issues. This is an important record of a pivotal time for women in Australia’s history.
Monash University Publishing