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Interviews

Moms In Office PAC Founder Simona Grace Interviews Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand About Paid Leave In America

Moms In Office PAC Founder Simona Grace Interviews Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand About Paid Leave In America

View this post on Instagram We had a chance to speak to Senator Gillibrand about her paid family bill, The Family Act and the importance of getting more mothers elected […]

Interviews, Politics

This Working Mom Founded A Political Action Committee To Help More Progressive Moms Get Elected To Office

This Working Mom Founded A Political Action Committee To Help More Progressive Moms Get Elected To Office

When Hillary Clinton ran for president in 2016, the nation held its collective breath to see if we would elect our first ever female president. Sadly, we all know what […]

Politics

Mita Mallick (Unilever Head of Diversity and Cross Cultural Marketing) speaking at the National Archives Rightfully Hers Exhibit Grand Opening May 2019. | Image: Paul Morigi/Getty Images

Speaking After Nancy Pelosi Transformed How I See Myself On Stage — Here’s How

By Mita Mallick for Fairygodboss I am not sure what’s worse: to speak before or after Speaker Nancy Pelosi. If you speak before her, no one is really listening to […]

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

These British Laws Spearheaded By Female MPs Reiterate The Importance Of More Women In Parliament

These British Laws Spearheaded By Female MPs Reiterate The Importance Of More Women In Parliament

With only 32 per cent of Member of the House of Commons being women, there is still a heavy imbalance between the genders in this sector. But what women are […]

Politics, Working Women

6 Alarming Equality Stats We Should All Be Talking About This Women’s History Month

6 Alarming Equality Stats We Should All Be Talking About This Women’s History Month

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Women have made serious strides leading up to 2019. Thanks to the “Year of the Woman,” when more women than ever ran for political office […]

Interviews

VoteRunLead Investing In The Record Number Of American Women Running For Office

VoteRunLead Investing In The Record Number Of American Women Running For Office

In the lead-up to the 2018 mid-term elections, there is one particular group of people on every politically-active person’s mind – women. Ever since the 2016 Presidential election which saw […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Alicia Keys’ Film About Refugees, & The Case For More Women In Politics

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Alicia Keys’ Film About Refugees, & The Case For More Women In Politics

We love our Feminist Friday series! It’s the perfect way for us to end the week and check out some cool and interesting videos that are being shared online. This […]

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

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s Advice On Failure, Power & Making A Difference

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s Advice On Failure, Power & Making A Difference

New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D) has been in the news lately, and it’s not just because she has a new book out ‘Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change […]