Category Archives: Women

Women and Leadership 2018

Wide gender and party gaps in views about the state of female leadership and the obstacles women face By Juliana Menasce Horowitz, Ruth Igielnik and Kim Parker of Pew Research Two years after Hillary Clinton became the first woman to … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Congress, Democrats, Hillary Clinton, leadership, Pew Research, Politics, Republicans, Women

Why women fall into the negative feedback trap

By Janelle Nanos of the Boston Globe New research shows women internalize criticism, while men let it roll off their backs. Could a radical attitude shift provide relief? Continue reading…

Posted in Thought-Provoking Analysis, Women

How Americans and Western Europeans compare on 4 key social and political issues

By Laura Silver of the Pew Research Center Majorities of Americans and Western Europeans see immigrants as beneficial to their economies rather than burdensome. A majority of Western Europeans support government regulation of business, but Americans are divided on whether … Continue reading

Posted in Europe, Pew Research, Politics, United States, Women

After #MeToo, why isn’t there more focus on domestic violence?

By Kelly Wallace of CNN Each day, three or more women are killed in the US by their boyfriends or husbands. The #MeToo movement has prompted an ongoing national reckoning with the issues of sexual harassment and sexual assault. Women … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Domestic violence, Women

Men, women differ over some qualities they see as essential for political and business leadership

By John Gramlich of the Pew Research Center Men and women in the United States generally agree on many of the personal qualities and competencies they see as essential for political and business leaders to have. But there are notable differences … Continue reading

Posted in Gender Gap, Pew Research, Women