#Women in Politics

  • Article: San Francisco Just Elected Its First Black Female Mayor
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    San Francisco Just Elected Its First Black Female Mayor

    By Daniele Selby|June 14, 2018

    London Breed is a San Francisco native and a long-time affordable housing advocate. Read more

  • Article: Spain's New Female-Majority Cabinet Just Made Herstory
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    Spain's New Female-Majority Cabinet Just Made Herstory

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|June 7, 2018

    The new cabinet includes 11 women, an openly gay judge, and an astronaut. Read more

  • Article: Barbados Just Elected Its First Female Prime Minister
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    Barbados Just Elected Its First Female Prime Minister

    By Daniele Selby|May 29, 2018

    Not even Rihanna could hide her excitement. Read more

  • Article: Women Across the US Made History in Tuesday Night's Primary Elections
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    Women Across the US Made History in Tuesday Night's Primary Elections

    By Daniele Selby|May 23, 2018

    Stacey Abrams could become the nation's first black female governor. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Could Become the First Native American Governor in US History
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    This Woman Could Become the First Native American Governor in US History

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 16, 2018

    Paulette Jordan is a historic candidate for many reasons. Read more

  • Article: Female Candidates Dominated Tuesday's Primaries in These Four States
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    Female Candidates Dominated Tuesday's Primaries in These Four States

    By Daniele Selby|May 9, 2018

    A woman’s place is in the House, the Senate, and any other office she wants to hold. Read more

  • Article: Africa’s First Elected Female President Won a $5M Prize. She’ll Use It To Empower Women
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    Africa’s First Elected Female President Won a $5M Prize. She’ll Use It To Empower Women

    By Daniele Selby|May 1, 2018

    She was the first elected female president of any African nation, but doesn't plan to be the last. Read more

  • Article: A Record-Breaking Number of Women Are Running for Congress This Year
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    A Record-Breaking Number of Women Are Running for Congress This Year

    By Daniele Selby|April 6, 2018

    309 women have already filed their candidacy, and there could still be more on the way. Read more