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Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Hillary Clinton delivers her nomination acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia

Hillary To Donald: Game On!

What will stick with many voters is the candidate Hillary Clinton showed herself to be—steeled and calm—the attributes that will make our country prevail against its many challenges. Indeed, Donald Trump’s antics make the reasons to shun Clinton appear petty.

July 30, 2016
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton pauses as she speaks at a campaign rally in Cleveland. Cynthia Tucker Haynes says hatred toward Hillary is fueled by sexism.

Hatred Toward Hillary May Be Fueled By Sexism

Why has Hillary Clinton inspired such rage, such resentment—fueled by very different sentiments and assessments—over the years? What has she done to earn so much antipathy?

July 30, 2016
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton points at President Barack Obama as she arrives onstage at the end of his speech on the third night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania U.S., July 27, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Young

That Hillary

My mother was no different from so many women you think you know. They’re full of dreams and other secrets they keep to themselves out of modesty and a certainty that no one would care anyway. But this week, because of Hillary Clinton, their stories are seeping out.

July 29, 2016
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks in New York

Hillary Thanks Our Foremothers

Hallelujah, we lived to see the day — as Hillary Clinton spoke with grace to claim her place in American history. Nothing’s over yet, but as the Democratic Party standard-bearer, Clinton is riding high. And she worked for it.

June 10, 2016

Movie Review: ‘Suffragette’ Is An Unglamorous Look At Important Fight For Rights

The story of women fighting for the right to vote is all too recent, and for some, all too forgotten.

October 29, 2015

Men Rule Republican-Led House As Lone Woman Gets Committee Gavel

It’s less common for a female Republican to chair a committee than it is for a woman to run a Fortune 500 company.

January 12, 2015