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It Can (Finally) Happen Here

By Grace Graupe-Pillard
By Grace Graupe-Pillard

"I distinctly remember feeling envy mixed with frustration and fierce anger when I realized that boys had advantages available to them in the universe outside of 875 W.180th Street, Apartment 1B that were not accessible to me.”

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Wednesday 5: The Best of the Internet This Week

By Women's Voices For Change
Fifty essential feminist films curated by Flavorwire; Viola Davis as the leading lady we've all known her to be; activists doctor CoverGirl's "Get Your Game Face On" ad to transform it into a tool against domestic violence; Katie Nolan of Fox Sports shares some of the more insightful and thoughtful commentaries on the NFL's domestic violence cancer; and surprising and not so surprising answers to where nine now-powerful women were when they were 23.
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News

Wednesday 5: Powerful Women and their Magazine Covers, Patti Smith, More

By Women's Voices For Change
In this week's Wednesday 5: magazine covers that got it right when depicting powerful women; how presidents talk about women in SOTU speeches; an in-depth interview with Patti Smith; an online site that connects neighbor with neighbor—even in New York City; and a young girl in Afghanistan uses boxing as an avenue to freedom.
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Wednesday 5: Jane Austen; Susan Brownmiller; Barbara Walters; and Hillary Clinton

By Women's Voices For Change
Judith Ross reminds us that holiday traditions aren't just for kids; notable women who have died are less likely to make the obituaries than notable men; a reminder that Jane Austen's novels were about women's empowerment; Susan Brownmiller reflects on changing the discourse on rape; and Barbara Walters asks Hillary Clinton about her hair.
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Fashion & Beauty

Fat Chance: What If An Overweight Woman Ran For Office?

By Roz Warren and Janet Golden
By Janet Golden and Roz Warren

Can you imagine what would happen if a woman as heavy as Chris Christie ran for President? Press coverage about her size would be nonstop. Her eating and exercise habits would be critiqued. The media would scream every time she was photographed with a donut in her hand.

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News · Politics

Video Pick: Madeleine Albright

By Women's Voices For Change
The former Secretary of State on why it's good for women to be diplomats, how Saddam Hussein inspired her book Read My Pins: Stories From a Diplomat's Jewel Box, and why "there's a special hell in heaven for women who don't help other women."
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