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Men dither while women lead in the world – by Hanna Rosin Editor’s note: Hanna Rosin is the author of “The End of Men: And the Rise of Women,” now out in paperback. She is co-founder of Slate’s DoubleX, a Web magazine about women issues. (CNN) — This important leader handles the debt crisis with grace, navigating expertly between austerity and growth. The leader’s opponents […]

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“Hillary would be 69 on Inauguration Day 2017, not particularly old for a man not out of sight of his prime, but a woman in public life is getting past her sell-by date at 69. ”  Wesley Pruden, Washington Times Editor In Chief

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When The Top Cop Is A Woman – by Peggy Drexler, special to CNN

Editor’s note: Peggy Drexler is the author of “Our Fathers, Ourselves: Daughters, Fathers, and the Changing American Family” and “Raising Boys Without Men.” She is an assistant professor of psychology at Weill Medical College of Cornell University and a former gender scholar at Stanford University. Join her on Facebook and follow her on Twitter @drpeggydrexler. […]

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Why Do So Many Incompetent Men Become Leaders?

Why Do So Many Incompetent Men Become Leaders? by Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic  |   9:00 AM August 22, 2013 Harvard Business Review There are three popular explanations for the clear under-representation of women in management, namely: (1) they are not capable; (2) they are not interested; (3) they are both interested and capable but unable to break the […]

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Show Your Support For Wendy Davis

Wendy Davis’ remarkable 13-hour filibuster yesterday was an inspiration to women all across the country.  The images of women in orange shirts filling the Texas State Capitol to support one woman who gave voice to the assault on our rights was remarkable. And, while the bill was ultimately defeated despite Republican efforts to literally turn […]

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Rachel Maddow is rooting for us

We women know what we have to do – now let’s go do it!  Rachel Maddow is rooting for us.  

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Robertson On Cheating Men-“He’s A Man”

Yesterday on the 700 Club, Pat Robertson had some advice for women who have cheating husbands ““what you want to do is make a home so wonderful that he doesn’t want to wander.” Watch the video below to see the full clip of Robertson explaining how a woman should just look at “the good stuff”. […]

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Join The National Day Of Service

The National Day of Service is Saturday, January 19th, with events in all 50 states honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Pledge to give a few hours of your time in your community Use the link below to pledge and find an event near you.  

Chelsea Clinton: We Can Make A Difference   (CNN) — I’m proud to be the honorary chair of the National Day of Service happening this Saturday, inspired by Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and legacy. It’s the perfect way to kick off the inauguration weekend because anyone can participate, and we know that when we work together, we will achieve more […]

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[Huff Post] Virginia Abortion, Contraception Bills Proposed In New Legislative Session

by Laura Bassett,   Despite the public lashing Virginia GOP lawmakers took in 2012 over their support for an infamous mandatory ultrasound bill, some of them are kicking off the 2013 legislative session with a slew of new controversial bills that restrict women’s access to abortion and birth control.   State Sen. Thomas A. […]