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Colorado joined Nevada as the only states with a female majority in any legislative chamber.
"The gal that's running against me is a 30-year-old, you know, mom, mother of two infants."
Over the weekend, women in Saudi Arabia were able to vote for the first time, as well as participate in local elections as candidates. Yep, you read that right. Until Saturday, women in Saudi Arabia weren't able to run for elected office, let alone vote.
We all know the dynamic. While men are applauded for being assertive, driving, independent and self-confident, women demonstrating those same leadership qualities are labeled "pushy," "brusque" and "overbearing." Put bluntly, they are considered b*tches.
Spoiler alert! If Republicans were given the choice of Trump or "other," most Republicans would vote "other." However, because our election system is "first past the post" (FPTP), the winner takes all.
As longtime observers and analysts of women's political progress, we look forward to seeing how a gender-forward election season unfolds. Instead of clichés and easy headlines about pantsuits and catfights, we must see serious and nuanced discussion, drawing on a growing body of research about gender in politics.
"I was thrilled to be labeled a feminist vigilante artist!" Stephanie Rudig explained in an interview with HuffPost. "I really
There's a weird and disconcerting trend that I've noticed in the past few weeks. Women are being erased. From boardrooms to politics -- and this month, history.