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Scandalous Candidates are Nothing New--Have You Heard of Victoria Woodhull?

Although it will be more than a year before we face another presidential election, the media is already filled with stories of men and women who have declared themselves candidates. 1,549 more words

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Ladies in the News: Sarah Thomas and Jen Welter

Is the NFL finally moving forward?

The Arizona Cardinals have hired the first female coach in National Football League history, the team announced on July 27th. 275 more words

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Art Fix Friday: June 26, 2015

ARTnews writer Ben Davis follows up Maura Reilly’s recent article by asking, “What will it take to finally put an end to sexism in art?” The limits of counting, conditions for success, the pay gap, and the representation gap are cited as contributing issues. 347 more words

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Art Fix Friday: June 19, 2015

ARTnews reports on painting and feminism during a panel featuring artists Rosy Keyser, Cecily Brown, and Joan Semmel.

In discussing Linda Nochlin’s famous essay, Semmel said, “There are many great women artists. 419 more words

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Art Fix Friday: June 12, 2015

Women in the performing arts make waves in this week’s Art Fix Friday. NPR reports that six out of the top ten box-office movies this year featured female protagonists—more than in the last three decades. 362 more words

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Art Fix Friday: June 5, 2015

In celebration of the 500th post on the Broad Strokes blog, the museum is launching a new weekly blog series that pulls together recent art news highlights and takes the pulse of women in the arts. 357 more words

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Madam President--Is the third time the charm?

I think I was in fourth grade the first time I heard a teacher say, “Women can do so many things now. Someday soon we’ll have a woman president.” Well, that was more than half a century ago and we are still waiting. 597 more words

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