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Women in Politics - Sexist Media, Sexist Attacks Hurt Women in ...
Women in politics have long endured sexist remarks and the kind of comments about appearance, wardrobe and personality that are rarely made about male ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/thepoliticalarena/a/Women-In-Politics-Sexist-Media-Sexist-Attacks-Hurt-Women-In-Politics.htm
Women & Politics - Women Politicians, Activists, and Political Players
Women politicians are entering the political arena in greater and greater numbers. As more and more female candidates are elected for the first time to public ...
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Electing More Women in 2012 - Increasing the Number of Women in ...
Despite the substantial inroads women have made in the private sector, women in politics continue to be the exception rather than the rule. Although females ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/thepoliticalarena/a/Electing-More-Women-In-2012-Increasing-The-Number-Of-Women-In-Politics.htm
Milestones In Politics For American Women - US Politics on About.com
As Nancy Pelosi assumes leadership of the US House of Representatives today, the first woman to do so, let's look at other milestones for women in politics in ...
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/usgovernment/a/women_milestone.htm
Sexism in Politics - Women's Issues - About.com
Now we know better, and one female candidate learned the hard way that sexist attacks hurt women in politics and silence isn't golden -- it's the biggest political ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/SexismInPolitics/
Women in Politics - Women Rulers - Laws About Women
Women in the public sphere, active in politics, ruling nations. Includes women rulers and other politicians from ancient to modern times. Also includes laws about ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/politicsrulers/
African-American Women in Politics - African-American History
During the 1930s, Mary McLeod Bethune served in Franklin Delano Roosevelt's black cabinet. Since the 1960s, African-American women have served in ...
http://afroamhistory.about.com/od/africanamericanwomen/tp/African-American-Women-in-Politics.htm
Women in Politics: Major U.S. Transitions
The November, 2012, election left a record number of women in the United States Congress. Some women who ran for the House or Senate lost their reelection ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/publicofficials/a/Women-In-Politics-Transitions-2012.htm
Women's Issues - All About Women's Issues
View the world from a female perspective. Find out about women's issues from politics to pop culture. Whether it's women running for public office or juggling ...
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Women and Political Discussions - Not Polite to Talk About Politics ...
Many women remain hesitant to engage in political discussions, perhaps because we've been told "it's not polite to talk about politics." A look at how and when ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/thepoliticalarena/a/discusspolitics.htm
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