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The Fox News view on women in politics: 'Get back to Tinder'

<b>Shock horror, Fox News hosts have made some prehistoric points about women and politics.</b><p>On an episode of The Five this week, in a debate about the …

Trump on Hillary Clinton: 'The only thing she's got going is the fact that she's a woman'

As Trump and Clinton, fresh off big wins in Northeastern state primaries on Tuesday, circle each other for a potential matchup in the Nov. 8 U.S. presidential election, his comments portended what could be an unusually nasty campaign.<p>Like other controversial remarks during his White House campaign, …

Government

A hidden reality: Violence against women in politics

<b>(CNN) —</b> Last October, Zainab Fatuma Naigaga, a female opposition party official in Uganda, was arrested along with her male colleagues while on their way to a political rally. The men in the group were ushered aside, while Naigaga, the only woman in the convoy, was manhandled by police and ended up …

Will We Ever Be Able to Trust 'Ambitious' Political Women?

A Bernie Sanders spokesperson this week played a desperate and sexist political card againstHillary Clinton. It wasn't a new one, but Sanders's representative surely knew that to call the former secretary of state and U.S. senator the "A" word would, for some voters, bring into question her fitness …

Be pretty, but not too pretty: Why women just can’t win

In corporate and political America, women just can’t win.<p>If you’re tough and take charge, you’re pushy, bossy, maybe even a bitch. If you stand aside and let others give direction, you’re meek, weak, probably not leadership material.<p>Sometimes you’re accused of being all these at once.<p>In a new …

Feminism

Carly Fiorina's Back With an Ad About Her Very Special Interpretation of Feminism

Carly Fiorina—former CEO, firer of people, person with moderate issues re: telling the truth— hasn’t been much seen since suspending her presidential …

John Kasich Is Seemingly Baffled By Young Women Who Get Politics

No, sir, they don't want T-Swift tickets, they want answers.<p>John Kasich just can't seem to wrap his mind around the idea that young women are engaged participants in the political process.<p>During a campaign event on Monday, the GOP presidential candidate took a question from a young woman who asked …

Feminism

What Is a Woman?

The dispute between radical feminism and transgenderism.<p>On May 24th, a few dozen people gathered in a conference room at the Central Library, a century-old Georgian Revival building in downtown Portland, Oregon, for an event called Radfems Respond. The conference had been convened by a group that …

Trump Wants to "Punish Women" Who Have Abortions?What About Kasich and Cruz?

By now you've surely heard: [Donald Trump wants to ban abortion and wants women who have or have had abortions to be "punished."<p>](https://amp.twimg.com/v/09b9c738-02a1-44af-a59a-8e7a8c771a00)<p>(And you've probably caught wind too that he's already frantically reversed his position.)<p>Trump's comments …

Women's News

Ideal to real: What the 'perfect' body really looks like for men and women

If each of us could design our ideal body, what would it look like? How do we develop these ideals and how close do our own bodies come to them? Does that ideal really matter?<p>TODAY wanted to visualize how far we are from what we imagine is the ideal figure and our average bodies. Pittsburgh artist …

Newcastle University

Comedy Central's 'The Glass Ceiling' Is Too Funny And Too True

In the hilarious video for the (fake) board game "The Glass Ceiling" released by Comedy Central yesterday, shit gets too, too real.<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>All …

Can we tie unisex fashion trends to gender equality? - CNN Style

In partnership with<p>Written by Mary Rizzo, The Conversation<p>Mary Rizzo is an Assistant Professor of Professional Practice and Associate Director of Public and Digital Humanities Initiatives, Rutgers University Newark. The views expressed in this commentary are solely those of the writer. CNN is …