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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
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
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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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/
African-American Women in Politics - African-American History
Educator and politician Shirley Chisholm was the first African-American woman elected to U.S. Congress. From 1969 to 1983, Chisholm represented New York's  ...
http://afroamhistory.about.com/od/africanamericanwomen/tp/African-American-Women-in-Politics.htm
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/
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
Gender Bias and Its Impact on Society - Women's Issues - About.com
Gender Bias and Its Impact on Education, Business, Politics and Society ... Do women see themselves accurately reflected on television, in film, in advertising, ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/intheworkplace/u/GenderBias.htm
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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