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Mon Oct 24, 2016, 08:18 AM

HAS ANYTHING CHANGED FOR FEMALE POLITICIANS?

Great read in the New Yorker.

http://www.newyorker.com/culture/culture-desk/has-anything-changed-for-female-politicians?mbid=gnep&intcid=gnep&google_editors_picks=true

Familiar echoes in the candidacy of Jeannette Rankin, the first woman elected to Congress.

It's a long article, but the very best part comes the the final paragraph.

A little more than a year before she dies alone, in a retirement home in Carmel, California, Rankin tells a journalist that if she had her life to relive, shed do it all again. She adds, But this time, Id be nastier.

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Response to Sophiegirl (Original post)

Mon Oct 24, 2016, 08:36 AM

1. Bookmarked- thanks!

 

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Response to bettyellen (Reply #1)

Mon Oct 24, 2016, 11:51 AM

3. You're welcome. nt

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Response to Sophiegirl (Original post)

Mon Oct 24, 2016, 09:31 AM

2. Very interesting article.

Thanks for posting it.

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Response to athena (Reply #2)

Mon Oct 24, 2016, 11:51 AM

4. My pleasure. nt

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