women in politics
May 11, 2014 — NPR listeners shared photos of their early political memories and experiences. This is what we learned.
May 6, 2014 — Iowa and Mississippi share a dubious distinction: They're the only two states that have never sent a woman to Congress or elected one as governor.
May 4, 2014 — We asked: "who or what got you engaged in politics?" The answers from NPR's audience have been heartfelt and personal.
Jul 23, 2013 — My recent column on the use of words like "perky," "girlie" and "hottest" in referring to Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand sparked thoughtful responses on how to write about women leaders. There were a couple of clubbings, too. The "Rule of Reversibility" might be a good place to start.
Jul 17, 2013 — Women make up less than 20 percent of the mayors in this country. Despite hopes for greater progress this year, their numbers are likely to remain low.
Jun 11, 2010 — How many times have we heard the phrase, "Year of the Woman?" And how many times have we rolled our eyes after we heard it? But 2010 could prove to be a goldmine for successful female candidates.