It has been 100 years since women’s demand for political power was answered with the 19th amendment. That is simultaneously a long time and a very short amount of time. A century. Only 100 years that women’s voices have been heard through the vote. And that’s not even...

Among the 525,600 people running for President, former Vice President Joseph Robinette Biden is still leading considerably in the polls, followed by Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, Pete Buttigieg, and Kamala Harris. He’s been taking up much of the attention despite t...

The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is memorialized as one of the most prominent figures of the civil rights movement. Characterizing himself as “a drum major for justice,” King fought for African Americans living in the Jim Crow era who were hampered by the outright...

This past Friday was the first payday of the year, but for federal employees and contractors, it was not. There are approximately 800,000 federal employees affected by the partial government shutdown, with 420,000 working without pay and 380,000 furloughed. The average...

Four out of ten businesses are owned by women, the number of female multi-millionaires increased to 31 percent in 2017, and in 2019 there will be 42 new women serving in Congress. Despite this progress, women are still characterized as knowing nothing or less than thei...

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