Category Archives: Gender relations

“Someone needs to be willing to say the Emperor has no clothes”

When 13-year-old Amy McGrath wrote her congressman to say her dream was to fly fighter jets, he told her women can’t serve in combat. Eighty-nine missions in places like Iraq… Read more »

“I’m only going to buy products from a company that…has a certification saying that…I’m an equal pay company

Iceland has made it very difficult to pay women less than men. Employers in the Nordic country now have to prove that they pay men and women in the same… Read more »

“How are we not holding him accountable for this?”

Alyssa Milano is coming for President Donald Trump amid the #MeToo movement. The actress and activist wrote a powerful essay published in Rolling Stone on Thursday discussing how the #MeToo… Read more »

Joe Manchin: A Profile in (something not even remotely resembling) Courage

Dem senator says no need for Trump sexual harassment investigation: "I've moved on" https://t.co/ldpiyjUINd pic.twitter.com/Xk4VBCygh1 — The Hill (@thehill) December 18, 2017 Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) said early Monday that… Read more »

If Al Franken can be destroyed, Donald Trump should be an easy and deserving target

As members of Congress, we are demanding that allegations of sexual misconduct against Donald Trump be fully investigated. https://t.co/jSZr82sBiK — Rep. Pramila Jayapal (@RepJayapal) December 17, 2017 The current tone… Read more »