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Demand Congress Strengthen the Office of Congressional Ethics
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women, sexual harassment, discrimination, sexism, ethics, petitions )

- 12 days ago -
The #MeToo movement has broken through a culture of sexual misconduct in the U.S., but in Congress there remains a group who would rather hide ethical violations and conflicts of interest, than hold individuals accountable.
Tell Congress: Protect Victims of Sexual Harassment and Assault!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women, sexism, discrimination, patriarchy, petitions )

- 66 days ago -
Every day, more courageous survivors come forward to share their stories of sexual harassment or assault in the workplace. But still far too many victims feel unable to come forward out of fear of losing their jobs or receiving the brunt of the blame.
Investigate Trump for Sexual Assault
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: sexism, male. chauvinism, abuse of women, groping, petitions )

- 98 days ago -
This past week, Rep. John Conyers, Rep. Trent Franks and Sen. Al Franken resigned following multiple accusations of sexual harassment and assault. Investigations will likely follow for other members of Congress. Now the question is, what about Trump?
Sexism Is Out In The Open In The 2016 Campaign. That May Have Been Inevitable
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: sexism, 3016 Presidentail Campaign, politics, usa, media, americans )

- 511 days ago -
How much responsibility does Donald Trump have to bear? For strategists aligned with the previous two Republican presidential nominees, quite a bit.
5 Right-Wing Absurdities This Week
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ann Coulter, Bristol Palin, Campaign 2016, Cruz, Fiorina, Glenn Beck, GOP Hate, GOP Hypocrites, GOP Lies, Hillary, InsaniTEA, LGBT, sexism, TEAbuggery, Trump )

- 685 days ago -
The week was overflowing with right-wing assholery mixed with a generous dollop of buffoonery. As TrumpâEUR(TM)s inevitability grew stronger, he launched his sexist Hillary-bashing campaign in earnest.
The Betrayal That Should Haunt Hillary Clinton: How She Sold Out Working Women and Never Apologized
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, sexism, welfare reform, working woman betrayal, Presidential Candidate )

- 866 days ago -
As Clintons campaign lambastes Bernie Sanders for perceived sexism we should take a hard look at her own record. Clinton now deflects her record on welfare reform and wants to turn the discussion to purportedly perceived slights against her as a woman.
Hold Extreme Republicans Accountable
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women, Republicans, sexism, petitions )

- 1218 days ago -
The Republicans who won in this election are going to be bad for women and families. Pro-choice Democratic women need to know you're still standing with them.
GOP Congressman: Wives Should "Voluntarily Submit" to Their Husbands

- 1517 days ago -
Well, here's some unsolicited advice to the GOP on how it could perhaps have more success convincing women that they, too, care about their freedom and autonomy -- tell New Mexico Rep. Steve Pearce to go far, far away.
Top Ten Worst Comments Made By Conservatives About Wendy Davis
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Wendy Davis, republicans, sexism, misogyny, dishonesty, propaganda, politics, ethics, lies )

- 1517 days ago -
When it comes to women in politics, conservatives just can't help themselves. And when it comes to Wendy Davis, well that really gets their predatory blood boiling. For whatever the reason, sexism and misogyny have become the norm for the most vocal...
Attacks On Wendy Davis' Life Story Follow Classic Sexist Playbook
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Wendy Davis, Texas, sexism, republicans, politics, corruption, ethics, dishonesty, government, propaganda )

- 1518 days ago -
A Dallas Morning News story triggered media buzz Monday, accusing Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis (D) of exaggerating the hardships in her personal narrative and using her ex-husband to escape poverty.
N.J. Lawmaker Schools Former RNC Chair for Dismissing Dawn Zimmer as 'Lady Mayor' (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, New Jersey, sexism, politics, republicans, dishonesty, corruption, government )

- 1519 days ago -
New Jersey Assemblywoman Valerie Huttle (D) on Monday suggested that former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour (R), had dismissed Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer in a sexist way by simply referring to her as "lady mayor."
MARLO THOMAS: Growing Feminism for the Next Generation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women's rights, women's issues, usa, politics, sexism, government, freedoms, economy, news, u.s. )

- 2423 days ago -
If there's one thing we trailblazers figured out, it's that you need to lift up many women, not just one woman. For women there's safety in numbers. If you have only one woman at the table, she's a pest. Two women? That's a team. But three? Now that's a c
Was the GOP Behind the Janice Hahn Ad?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Campaign 2012, Racism, Sexism, Video )

- 2468 days ago -
See 1st comment.
Why America's Problem Is Cultural, Not Political
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: political, cultural, democrat, republican, conservative, racism, homophobia, genocide, sexism, patriotism, honor, glory, independence, declining empire )

- 3449 days ago -
How come the Republicans get away with lies, dirty tricks, thievery and gross hypocrisy, over and over again? Why are congressional Democrats so spineless, so deferential around Republicans?
Just WHEN, Women, Just WHEN??
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, HILLARY CLINTON, women, a woman for president, US presidents, sexism, future generations, future women in politics )

- 3588 days ago -
The question remains: If not now, when? If not Hillary, who? The record suggests that if Clinton is not the nominee, no woman will seriously contend for the White House for another generation. How truly sad for America!

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