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People are comparing this congresswoman to a bald male cartoon character and it is absolutely not OK

Ayanna Pressley is trying to make peace with her alopecia diagnosis, so why are some people making it harder?

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All the women who challenged Trump’s State of the Union speech

From AOC boycotting to Nancy Pelosi’s ultimate power move.

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Jessica Rapana
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Life

What if Hillary hadn’t married Bill Clinton? This new book imagines an alternate reality

Like Sliding Doors, but with presidents.

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Elizabeth Warren is here to convince you you’re ready for a female president in 2020

She is leaning into the gender issue.

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Elizabeth Warren’s message to her 18-year-old self is a reminder that the future is unwritten

“Hang in there, kiddo.”

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Why Trump sees violent anti-abortion rhetoric as a way to cling to power

Donald Trump is being dubbed the ‘most pro-life president in history’. Here’s why.

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Jessica Rapana
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For 12 years, Taylor Swift wasn’t allowed to discuss politics. Here’s why

Netflix’s Miss Americana documentary has revealed why it took Taylor Swift so long to get political.

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Elizabeth Warren pledges to appoint at least 50% women cabinet if she wins presidency

Warren for president.

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AOC just gave a heartbroken fan some truly inspiring break-up advice

“You are worthy of the greatest love!”

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Saying a woman can’t defeat Trump is about sexism. But it’s also about fear

Bernie Sanders’ alleged remarks to Elizabeth Warren reveal anxiety, as well as misogyny.

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s new project is proof of why we need more women in politics

It is all about helping others.

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Elizabeth Warren’s popularity slump is not about policy, it’s about gender

There is a deeply sexist subtext to the Democratic presidential nominee’s recent drop in the polls.

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Jessica Rapana
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s adorable new puppy is the feel-good story you need today

The French bulldog will be joining her at the office.

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Jessica Rapana
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's advice about the power of resilience is our 2020 mantra

“Keep going.”

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Greta Thunberg says she wouldn’t waste her time speaking to Trump about climate change

The activist says the president does not listen to experts, so there’s no reason why he would listen to her.

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Anna Brech
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7 ways Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has changed politics during her first year in office

The “AOC effect” is real.

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Jessica Rapana
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Donald Trump presidency: there is one positive to Trump being president of the United States.
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Donald Trump: This is one good thing about having him in the White House

Writer Alicia Lutes says that the Trump presidency means we’re being pushed to talk about the big issues.

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Surprise, surprise: many more women than men want Trump to be impeached

With female voters set to decide the 2020 election, this statistic could be a telling indicator of things to come.

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wants to point out the one thing everybody gets wrong about libraries

“People like to say 'Oh, this is about free stuff.' This is not about free stuff... These are public goods."

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