#Women in Politics

  • Article: Lebanon Is Campaigning For More Women In Parliament
    Girls & Women

    Lebanon Is Campaigning For More Women In Parliament

    Feb. 8, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Lebanon's first women's affairs minister—a man—is supporting a campaign to get more women in office. Read more

  • Article: A Woman Who Says She Was Sexually Harassed by Trump Is Running for Office
    Girls & Women

    A Woman Who Says She Was Sexually Harassed by Trump Is Running for Office

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 6, 2018

    “I think my voice should have been heard then, and I’ll still fight for it to be heard now.” Read more

  • Article: This Country Is the First Ever to Send a Female Ambassador to Saudi Arabia
    Girls & Women

    This Country Is the First Ever to Send a Female Ambassador to Saudi Arabia

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 19, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    She will be the first-ever female ambassador stationed in Riyadh. Read more

  • Article: Barack Obama Says He Wants More Women Elected to Public Office
    Girls & Women

    Barack Obama Says He Wants More Women Elected to Public Office

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 4, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “Men seem to be having some problems these days.” Read more

  • Article: Meet Maxine Waters: The Resistance Leader Who Is ‘Woke, Lit, Magical, and Unafraid’
    Girls & Women

    Meet Maxine Waters: The Resistance Leader Who Is ‘Woke, Lit, Magical, and Unafraid’

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “We have embraced you Auntie for being brave." Read more

  • Feature: The Girls’ Guide to Getting Into Government
    FeatureGirls & Women

    The Girls’ Guide to Getting Into Government

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 27, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Getting into politics is easier said than done, we’ve got 10 pro-tips to get you started. Read more

  • Article: This Immigrant Mom Worked for Michelle Obama — And Then Decided to Run for Office Herself
    Girls & Women

    This Immigrant Mom Worked for Michelle Obama — And Then Decided to Run for Office Herself

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 14, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    From education to climate change, she’s fighting for the next generation of Americans. Read more

  • Article: Singapore Gets Its First Female President — Without Casting Any Votes
    Citizenship

    Singapore Gets Its First Female President — Without Casting Any Votes

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 13, 2017

    The “walkover” election has prompted both criticism and celebration. Read more