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

The “AOC effect” is real.

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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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Yara Shahidi on what it really means to be a young woman in 2019

“We’re going to find ways to disrupt this system on a fundamental level.”

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Why was the recent Democratic debate so successful? An all-female moderating panel

Issues of gender equality, abortion, parental leave and the double standard for female politicians were finally addressed.

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More than half of American men don’t feel “comfortable” with a female president

Well they better get comfortable fast, because the future of American politics is female.

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Maria Yovanovitch is the latest victim of Donald Trump’s shameless bullying

The US president thinks he can intimidate women to get what he wants – and these tweets prove it.

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AOC’s Taylor Swift comments are here to dismantle that “good little girl” narrative

The congresswoman has stepped in to bat for the songstress – and we’re listening.

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Remember the woman who flipped off Trump? She’s now an elected politician

She lost her job because of her gesture. Now, she’s a member of her local county's board of supervisors.

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Everything you need to know about Nancy Pelosi

From childhood to her storied political career, we run down the facts on this American politician.

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Trump just hired a televangelist to be his personal “faith advisor” in the White House

She believes that anyone who opposes Trump is opposing God.

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Exclusive: Roxane Gay talks to Elizabeth Warren about self-care, student debt and politics

Our guest editor has endorsed the US Senator for the Democratic presidential nomination.

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Rep. Katie Hill says double standards forced her out of Congress

The congresswoman compared her treatment to that of President Donald Trump

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