Gender and Politics in the media

Beyoncé, J. Lo and others hit the stage for women’s issues. Krauthammer On Bachmann. Soiled Men Want Your Vote!

Top Oklahoma Republican slams GOP on women’s issues God Discussion Oklahoma appears particularly opposed to women’s health issues lately, as The God Discussion’s own Mriana reported on 27 May 2013 on their vote to defund Planned Parenthood, two days after a deadly tornado left twenty-four dead, including nine children …

Hillary Clinton approval plummets. Benghazi? Yahoo! News “The drop in her favorability is substantial among men, Republicans and independent voters. One reason for her drop may be that 48 percent of voters blame her either a little or a lot for the death of the American ambassador in Benghazi,” said Peter A …

Scramble for Female Votes in Mass. Senate Race New York Times BOSTON — With less than four weeks before the special Senate election in Massachusetts, Representative Edward Markey’s campaign is turning its attention to one of the most important constituencies in the state — women. Women tend to vote in greater …

Beyoncé performs during “The Sound of Change Live” concert airing on NBC Sunday.

 

Beyoncé, J. Lo and others hit the stage for women’s issues Houston Chronicle Knowles joins her husband, Jay-Z, Jennifer Lopez, John Legend and Timbaland as performers for the concert event, which will be aired to more than 175 countries to generate awareness about the issues that affect girls and women, and raise funds for …

Jennifer Rubin: For Republicans, A Wake-up Call on Women Twin Falls Times-News In 2012, Mitt Romney won a majority of the votes of white women and married women. But he won only 31 percent of single women and only 44 percent of the overall female vote. The message that too many women heard from the Republican Party was …

New Washington police chief wants to increase representation of women, blacks … Tribune-Review More than half the people living in Washington are women and nearly two in 10 are black. Neither group, however, is represented in the city’s police ranks. “It’s all just white male,” newly appointed police Chief Chris Luppino said of his 31-member staff.

Women in Congress Confront the Military on Sexual Assault New York Times (blog) WASHINGTON — Shocking the gridlocked Congress into action, a half dozen or so bipartisanfemale senators are escalating their war on sexual crimes in the military and deploying their outrage, clout and legions of supporters against a rigid military …

Waiting for Madam President New York Times The poll, which was done April 3-9, backs up Ms. Schriock’s claims about voting for a woman. It also found that a majority of voters (51 percent) believe that women in the U.S. House and Senate are making “a positive difference” although they represent …

Krauthammer On Bachmann: Conservative Women Are Treated As “A Traitor To … RealClearPolitics CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER: “It’s as if, if you are a conservative women, you are a traitor to your gender. Look at Margaret Thatcher. It’s almost as if you aren’t a woman because you’re a conservative because you aren’t upholding all the tenets of, obviously…

Anthony Weiner now top mayoral choice among male Democratic voters: poll New York Daily News And men are leading the way for Weiner as he gains altitude among all Democratic voters, dramatically cutting into front-runner Christine Quinn’s lead and underscoring the

The Soiled Men Want Your Vote! And They Think They Can Get It. Huffington Post (blog) Anthony Weiner is back at it–running for the democratic nomination for Mayor of New York City. And he has a substantial campaign war chest, a wife derived from his Hillary connection, who pregnant during Weiner’s online sex scandal, has stuck by him …

Addie Russell promoting Women’s Equality Act YNN WATERTOWN, N.Y. — The Women’s Equality Act is a big focus for North Country Assemblywoman Addie Russell. Russell is the chair of the New York State Assembly Women’s Issues task force and took the time to promote the bill Thursday in her office in …

Right-Wing Pundit To Tea Party: No More ‘Stupid Comments On Women and Abortion youtube.com 2 min Foxnews.com.

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