#Women in Politics

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

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Girls & Women

    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

  • Article: 35 Black Women Are Running for Office in Alabama in 2018
    Girls & Women

    35 Black Women Are Running for Office in Alabama in 2018

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 23, 2018

    Call it the Doug Jones effect — or call it something else — but these women are taking the reins. Read more

  • Article: The US & Saudi Arabia Met — And Not a Woman Was In Sight
    Girls & Women

    The US & Saudi Arabia Met — And Not a Woman Was In Sight

    By Daniele Selby|March 21, 2018

    Women weren't given a seat on either side of the table. Read more

  • 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