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Clinton documents: Then Sens Biden and Kerry said no on universal healthcare

The Clinton Presidential library recently released some documents which show that then Senators Biden and Kerry were both opposed to Hillary Clinton’s 1993 health-care reform program. 157 more words

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"It's Not A Myth. It's Math." President Obama

Erin McGoldrick ’14  Women in Leadership

Women on average earn 77 cents for every dollar that men make, inspiring the holiday Equal Pay Day.  This is an alarming statistic in present day America and has become a hot button topic in politics this April.  565 more words

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Sexism in Political Films pt. 2

This is a continuation and analysis of the information presented in Part 1:

Quantitatively, what this list reveals to us is interesting. First, it shows that as the woman’s role becomes more prominent, the less movies there are. 746 more words

Being A Woman On Top

Sexism in Political Films pt. 1

It is no Hollywood secret that women are both under-cast and over-sexualized in blockbuster films. There have been countless criticisms of this fact, yet stigma seems to remain the same. 358 more words

Being A Woman On Top

Admin Update

I first just want to take a moment to acknowledge with thanks, the interest and support in this project from the many women who have had a chance to respond to my request to participate. 389 more words

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The Paycheck Fairness Act: Blocked by Republican Senators Again

Micaela Edelson ’17 Inside Politics

On April 9, 2014, the motion to reintroduce the Paycheck Fairness Act was blocked by the U.S. Senate Republicans. Two days prior, President Obama signed an executive order that would encourage federal contractors to make salary information more accessible, so women and minorities would be able to know if they were being paid unfairly. 431 more words

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