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Politics

Fmr Congressional Candidates & Mothers Join A Political Action Committee Working To Get More Moms Elected To Office

Fmr Congressional Candidates & Mothers Join A Political Action Committee Working To Get More Moms Elected To Office

In 2019, a record number of mothers of young children were sworn into Congress after Democrats swept the mid-terms in November 2018, which has been called “one of the most […]

Politics

10 Life Lessons From Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

10 Life Lessons From Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

It’s not easy being a woman—especially in the workplace. Historically, women have been underrepresented in positions of power and leadership. Luckily, there are strong women in every industry who are […]

Politics

New Study Reveals Exactly How Long It Will Take Congress To Reach Gender Parity

New Study Reveals Exactly How Long It Will Take Congress To Reach Gender Parity

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss The 2018 midterm elections ensured that the House is now far closer to equality than it’s ever been before.  A record number of women overall […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: A Woman’s Place Is In The Revolution – Our Fave Videos Of 2018

FEMINIST FRIDAY: A Woman’s Place Is In The Revolution – Our Fave Videos Of 2018

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, our final column of 2018! We’ve spent the entire year paying homage to the work and feminism of women and female-identifying individuals around […]

Politics

Why A Woman’s Place Is In The House & The Senate, As Told By 8 Women Running This Year

Why A Woman’s Place Is In The House & The Senate, As Told By 8 Women Running This Year

By AnnaMarie Houlis via Fairygodboss Hillary Clinton once said, “When there are no ceilings, the sky’s the limit — so let’s keep going, until every one of the 161 million […]

Politics

The Silver Lining – These Progressive Women Just Made History In The US Election

The Silver Lining – These Progressive Women Just Made History In The US Election

For many of us, this has been a rough week in politics. The GTHQ team is still processing the shock of seeing Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton losing to outward bigot, […]

Politics

There Are 100 Women In US Congress For The First Time In History!

There Are 100 Women In US Congress For The First Time In History!

Well the midterm elections are over, and for some, seeing the Republicans take control of the Senate with majority seats may have been a disappointment, but a change might be […]

Politics

Shooting Victim Gabrielle Giffords: Don’t Give Up Speaking for What’s Right

Shooting Victim Gabrielle Giffords: Don’t Give Up Speaking for What’s Right

Former Arizona Senator Gabrielle Giffords is a survivor and a spokesperson for many people. She was shot in the head at a rally in Tucson, Arizona in 2011, and lived […]

Girl on a Mission, Politics

Former Miss America Runs For Congress. Believe It!

Former Miss America Runs For Congress. Believe It!

Erika Harold won Miss America in 2003, and since then, her life has taken a dramatic turn. She is officially running for Congress in the United States Government! She officially […]

Causes, Politics

Is America Really Ready For A “Madame President”?

Is America Really Ready For A “Madame President”?

There is a shift happening in our culture, where more and more young girls and women are questioning why there still isn’t gender parity in our world, even thought it […]

Politics, Working Women

“The Sky’s The Limit” US Congress Swears In A Record-Breaking 20 Female Senators.

“The Sky’s The Limit” US Congress Swears In A Record-Breaking 20 Female Senators.

It was a record breaking day for US history, January 3rd 2013. It was the day a record-breaking number of women were sworn into congress. 20 women from across the […]