According to her resume, she’s a world-class lawyer. According to headlines, she’s “George Clooney’s fiancee.”
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Iowa has NEVER elected a woman to Congress.
Could that change in November?
When high-profile men like Matt Lauer assume mothers can’t be leaders, they send our daughters the message that they have to choose between a career and children – a message no one sends our sons.
CAP’s President Neera Tanden to Matt Lauer: "It isn’t the 1950s anymore"
"Where Daisey went wrong is, he used Yes All Women for himself. That’s not being an ally. That’s being an opportunist…"
How a fight on Twitter over “Yes All Women” miraculously produced productive discussion, actual change.
In the most sexist way possible.
Don’t underestimate how much antagonism there is toward women and how many people wish we could turn the clock back. One of the things people always say to you if you get upset is, don’t take it personally, but listen hard to what’s going on and, please, I beg you, take it personally.
Nora Ephron in 1996 perfectly captures why women today take Jill Abramson’s firing so personally.
This weekend, Rosie Napravnik could become the first female jockey to win the Kentucky Derby.
You’ve never heard of it, but there’s a radical movement to close the gender wage gap.
"And the sad news is, this is one of the more professional emails."