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#ThrowbackThursday: "The Year of the Woman," 1992

2018 is shaping up to be a great year for women in politics in terms of sheer visibility. Already, a record number of women have committed to running for public office in this year’s mid-term elections. 119 more words

Kamala Harris: Kill Trump! Yuk, Yuk, Yuk!

It’s not incitement to murder when progressives do it…

Imagine, gentle readers, you are the former attorney general of California, for the moment, America’s most populous state, the former chief law enforcement officer of that state. 795 more words

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“The Art of Tough” by Barbara Boxer

From community organizing for better conditions, to her first campaign as Marin County Board of Supervisors, then to the California State House of Representatives and US Senator from California, Barbara Boxer’s career is extraordinary. 409 more words

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Chelsea Handler, Constance Wu, Amber Tamblyn Rally for More Women in Political Office

“Because I wear a bikini I don’t have a brain?” Padma Lakshmi, exclaimed to a crowd at a pre-Oscars brunch held at the Four Seasons in Beverly Hills. 399 more words

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Teen angst or mental illness?

To this day I’ve always labelled my state of mental health as having “mental health issues” rather than using the term “mental illness”. But caught up in amongst the s… 7 more words

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Early Warning Signs Mental Illness

One of my goals of writing “The Bipolar Writer” blog is to inform my followers. I also want to reach those who might read my blog on topics in mental illness awareness. 14 more words

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Rep. Dana Rohrabacher's Russia ties highlighted in new ads from Barbara Boxer's PAC - LA Times

Just like his buddy in the White House this supposedly servant of the US government is really at the mercy of Russia. He is always mentioned as pro-russia and why a Bastion of americanism like Orange County votes and back in each time is mind-boggling. 80 more words