Category Archives: Gender

More than 1600 attend Buttigieg Iowa event that expected 50

from Morgan Gstalter of The Hill – More than 1,600 people attended a rally for Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg in Des Moines, Iowa, yesterday, May 16, after it was originally supposed to be a 50 person meet-and-greet.  The candidate has surged … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Democrats, Gender, The Hill

Coalition of women’s groups hire lobbyists to push for passage of the ERA

by Raymond Arke in Open Secrets – March was Women’s History Month and one alliance of women’s organizations worked hard on Capitol Hill to finally pass a groundbreaking piece of legislation — the Equal Rights Amendment. At the beginning of … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmative Action, Equal Rights Amendment, Fairness, Gender, Women

Only six countries have equal rights for men and women, World Bank finds

Where’s the US? By Rob Picheta and Kieron Mirchandani of CNN – The world is moving towards legal gender equality — but it’s moving very, very slowly. Only six countries currently give women and men equal rights, the World Bank has … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Demographics, Gender, United States, Women

White Voters Without A Degree Remained Staunchly Republican In 2018

By Nathaniel Rakich and Julia Wolfe of FiveThirtyEight – Since the election, we’ve made it our mission to uncover the variables that best explain why things shook out the way they did. We’ve already shown you the strong correlation between partisanship and U.S. … Continue reading

Posted in Big Data, Candidates, Congress, Demographics, Elections, FiveThirtyEight, Gender, House of Representatives, income, Millennials, Pew Research, Political parties, Racism, Religion, Republicans, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States, Women

Trump Administration Eyes Defining Transgender Out of Existence

By Erica L. Green, Katie Benner and Robert Pear of the New York Times The Trump administration is considering narrowly defining gender as a biological, immutable condition determined by genitalia at birth, the most drastic move yet in a governmentwide … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Donald Trump, Gender