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Feminists Won Big on Election Day

This week, in Virginia and across the country, we witnessed just how strong the feminist political movement is. Election Day was nothing short of a victory for the values and goals that we hold dear. The voters have rejected Trumpism and voted for healthcare, gun reform, and equality. We saw feminist women, many running for […]

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We Need Politicians To Do More Than Just Pray

This morning we all woke up to learn that in under an hour, one man in Nevada had systematically massacred over 50 people, wounded over 500, and inflicted what will surely be life-long trauma on thousands. Las Vegas is now at the top of the list for most casualties in a mass shooting. More exact […]

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Let Her Speak

There’s a docility expected of women that spans all realms of our livelihood, from personal life to professional leadership. Its impact varies with identity intersections, but is a familiar silencing mechanism known to many across the board. It is when women reject this predetermined role, that some (mostly male colleagues) will see threat. This experience […]

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The Top Ten Feminist Victories during Trump’s First 100 Days in Office

We’ve reached the first hundred days of the Trump administration. It’s important to reflect back on the wins of the resistance. Despite overwhelming odds, people united for justice have made the message clear: We stand together. We won’t go back. Here are the Top Ten Feminist Victories during Trump’s First 100 Days in Office. The […]

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White House Will Not Release Names of Visitors

Last week, the administration attempted to quietly bury its decision to abandon the Obama-era practice of releasing the White House visitors’ logs, citing national security concerns. This means that thousands of lobbyists, donors and businessmen who come to meet with the President or his senior staff will be kept secret in records that are arguably […]

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Why Young People Should Fear a Justice Neil Gorsuch

This is the last chance to have your voice heard on Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court, and I urge you to take advantage of that opportunity right now. Earlier this week, I attended a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to be an Associate Justice of […]

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Trump Has An Unprecedented Number of Unresolved Legal Cases

A recent analysis by USA Today shows that at least 75 of the over 4,000 lawsuits involving Donald Trump and his businesses are currently open. The number of unresolved legal cases is unprecedented for a presidential candidate and, if he’s elected, would be a continuing diversion and embarrassment for the country. The most problematic cases […]