The former presidential nominee also said that standing up for women's rights "is the unfinished business of the 21st century."
Is she worried about backlash? No. “F**k them,” the feminist icon said during a conference on women's empowerment.
"I say this confidently, not arrogantly."
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In what Tchen referred to as the "culmination of the last seven years," she spoke on the White House's just-announced, United State of Women summit. Slated for May 23, the summit will be the first-ever dedicated to women and girls.
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"I thought that moment was bigger than me."
"It’s no surprise that the best thing to be in this country is white and male. So what about all the rest of us?"
Never underestimate the power of women coming together.