Ten years ago a small band of women came up with an idea.

A couple of landmark reports had come out on the harms of sexualising girls. Melinda Tankard Reist wrote a book – Getting Real – on the issue. People were asking: ‘What can we do?’

So we met to discuss it, bringing our backgrounds in journalism, women's health, aid and development, eating disorder treatment and education to the table.

The rest is history. 

Check out our wins here.

Sign the petition: Australia says NO to Julien Blanc's team teaching domestic violence.

[Update] Win! Jeff Allen left the country and his visa was revoked

City Beach pulls "always positive" prank pregnancy test from shelves

"How on earth do you think this is acceptable to sell knowing a large percentage of your customers are teens?"

Win! The Bottle-O removes sexualised in-store advertisement after local resident speaks out

There's a quote we refer to often at Collective Shout headquarters - 'Silence is the language of complicity, speaking out is the language of change"...

Chemist Warehouse slammed for selling Virgin Pussy Palm Pal ‘realistic hymen’ sex toy

**UPDATE** Chemist Warehouse have apologised and removed the product from sale. See their statement below. 

Goodbye Zoo Weekly, you won't be missed

We were pleased to report that after our successful campaign to get sexploitation mag Zoo Weekly out of Coles supermarkets Bauer Media announced the sexist...

Zoo shuts down: one less vehicle for sexism and promotion of male entitlement

Collective Shout takes credit for hastening Zoo’s demise: Coles dumping title was ‘catastrophic for sales’

Coles to bin Zoo after employee complaints - will Woolworths do the right thing and #binzoomag?

"Other young women in my work force will no longer have to put up with selling a magazine that promotes rape culture" A petition calling...

Frontier Touring confirms Tyler the Creator's Australian tour cancelled

Frontier Touring has confirmed that Tyler the Creator will not be visiting Australia. The announcement was posted on Frontier Touring's Facebook page today:

WIN! Learning Cloud removes "too ugly to sleep your way to the top" ad

Last week we were alerted to an ad by education provider Learning Cloud, featuring on their Twitter and Facebook page.

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Everyday our young people are exposed to more brands continuing to sexualise girls and objectify women. You can bring change to this sexploitation, stop companies from degrading women and prevent its devastating effects on young people.

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