"I am woman, hear me roar, in numbers too big to ignore."
Helen Reddy's 1971 call to action made a comeback as the catch-cry of the day in Sydney, as thousands joined the women's march against newly-minted US President Donald Trump and the global far-right movement.
If Hillary Rodham Clinton's failed presidential campaign was considered the Titanic, then fashion designer Ralph Lauren would be cast to play the role of Rose "there was room for two on that door" DeWitt Bukater.
"This action says to our daughters that they are of equal value to our sons, to women that they deserve to live without harassment and abuse, and to men that they can be our allies in this quest." - Tracey Spicer
A man who was often described as a conviction politician, Mike Baird was either lacking in conviction on women's safety, or the description was a misnomer. His government's gutting of services for domestic violence victims in 2014 put lives at risk, and continues to do so.
It should have been you. I know that. You know that. The 65 million people who voted for you (which was three million votes higher than Trump, making you overwhelmingly the people's choice) know that. You've earned the right to be sore loser, writes Clementine Ford.