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The election of Trump sparks political involvement by women

              The United States Government represents a country with a population of 49 percent men and 51 percent women, yet women are deeply underrepresented in politics, within the senate there is one woman for every three men. 418 more words

Senators flag 'unusual' Susan Rice email on Russia probe from Inauguration Day

Monday 2 Republican senators said, ex-national security adviser Susan Rice sent an “unusual email” to herself the day President Trump was sworn into office documenting former President Barack Obama’s guidance at a high-level meeting about how law enforcement should investigate Russian interference in the 2016 presidential race. 488 more words

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Schiff lobs 'baseless' claim that Steele referral aims to bring down Mueller probe, Grassley says

Grassley and Graham said they found evidence that either Steele lied to the FBI, or classified documents supporting government surveillance of former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page contained false statements. 230 more words

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#LetItFlow: How Arizona Women are Fighting to Change Policy on Feminine Hygiene Products

Up until last week, female inmates at Arizona correctional facilities were only allowed 12 free sanitary pads a month. If an inmate needed additional feminine hygiene products, she would have to pay out of pocket, saving up her ¢15-an-hour wages to buy a 16-pack of pads at $3.20. 448 more words

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How To Prove Your Love: The Unethical Burden of Proof on Queer Refugees

Madison Miszewski is Breaking the Glass Ceiling’s LGBTQ+ officer.

Does the average person remember the last time their partner visited the dentist? The first time they experienced sexual attraction? 1,101 more words

Maldives: Where are the women?

In the democratization struggle that led to the overthrow of President Gayoom in 2009, women were in the front rank of leadership: Mariya Didi, Farah Faizal, Jennifer Latheef and Aishath Velezinee, to name a few. 328 more words


Chamisa supporters attack Khupe, Mwonzora

By Nyasha Mukapiko recently in Buhera

There was drama in Humanikwa Village, in Buhera as MDC-T youths went on a rampage attacking party vice-president Thokozani Khupe and secretary general Douglas Mwonzora accusing them of standing in the way of Nelson Chamisa in the succession battle. 516 more words