Older women in power face a minefield of stereotypes to avoid. It’s not fair — but the 78-year-old politician is navigating it shrewdly.
The president may swoon for men in uniform. But we’re all guilty of judging by appearances.
The cringey Bing Crosby movie, back in theaters this month, offers lessons in grappling with the discomforts of nostalgia.
The first lady’s gaffes force us to question all the gender expectations bound up in an archaic role.
It’s unfair, and perhaps sexist. But you can’t force anyone to like you, and herein lies her quandary.
You may roll your eyes at the “squad” talk. But it’s a shrewd survival tactic for women in a male-dominated workplace.
Officials insisted the Wisconsin school is “a hate-free environment” — a response that’s depressingly familiar, and wrong.
They don’t want to take abuse seriously — unless they think they can use it to score points.
Meanwhile, can we please stop calling it a “pink wave”?
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