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    2015 WNBA Champions

    President Obama welcomed members of the Minnesota Lynx to the White House to honor the team for winning the 2015 WNBA championship win, their third in five years. He also spoke briefly…

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    Book Discussion on Tea Party Women

    Professor Melissa Deckman talked about her book Tea Party Women: Mama Grizzlies, Grassroots Leaders, and the Changing Face of the American Right, in which he discusses the women behind the…

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    Conservative Women's Conference, Part 1

    Panelists gave advice on career and best practices for young women coming out of college. “Learning To Adult: Professional Development Advice For Millennials” was the third…

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    Stanford University Sexual Assault Victim Impact Statement

    A bipartisan group of House members read in full the victim impact statement from the victim in a controversial Stanford University sexual assault case.

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    Future of the Girl Scouts

    Anna Maria Chávez talked about the future of the Girl Scouts , and about the need for more investment in girls and young women. She also responded to written questions from members of…

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    Discussion on Women

    Lindy West, author of Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman; Rebecca Traister, author of All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation; and LaShonda Katrice…

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    Sexual Assault on College Campuses

    Kristen Lombardi talked by video from New York City about the recent Stanford University sexual assault case in which a varsity swimmer assaulted an unconscious woman and the controversy…

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    Independent Women's Forum Annual Summit, College Culture Panel

    Panelists talked about college campus culture. Topics included campus sexual assaults, free speech, and college safe spaces. New York Post columnist Naomi Schaefer Riley moderated…

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    Independent Women's Forum Annual Summit, 2016 Election Panel

    Panelists discussed women voters and the 2016 presidential campaigns. The panelists included former speechwriters for first lady Nancy Reagan and President George W. Bush. Sabrina…

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    Independent Women's Forum Annual Summit, Networking

    Sarah Ferrara hosted a networking session co-sponsored by the State Policy Network.  “Speed Networking” was part of the Independent Women’s Forum annual Women Lead…

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    Independent Women's Forum Annual Summit, Workplace Equality Panel

    Panelists talked about improving equality in the workplace, focusing on an Independent Women’s Forum report that offers solutions for pay equity, discrimination, and paid…

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    Independent Women's Forum Annual Summit, Caren Merrick Remarks

    Caren Merrick talked about how she overcame financial challenges, graduated from college, and started her own company. She said a lack of flexibility prevents many women from achieving…

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    Book Discussion on Beyond Combat

    Heather Marie Stur talked about her book, Beyond Combat: Women and Gender in the Vietnam War Era, about the different roles played by both American and Vietnamese women during the Vietnam…

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    World War II Home Front

    Professor Kat Williams talked about women and life on the home front during World War II. She described the role of women in aiding the war effort in factories and military auxiliary…

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    Book Discussion on Mary McGrory and Fair Labor Lawyer

    John Norris, author of Mary McGrory: The First Queen of Journalism, and Marlene Trestman, author of Fair Labor Lawyer: The Remarkable Life of New Deal Attorney and Supreme Court Advocate…

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    Democratic Presidential Campaign Ads

    Political ads by Priorities USA Action in support of the Democratic presidential nomination campaign of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton were shown. The ads, which attacked…

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    Arthur Miller Freedom to Write Lecture

    Roxane Gay, author of Bad Feminist and other books, delivered the Arthur Miller Freedom to Write Lecture at the PEN World Voices Festival. This program contains language that may be…

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    Representative Grayson on Transgender Bathrooms

    Representative Alan Grayson (D-FL) spoke about what he called the “Great American Bathroom Controversy.” He started with a photo of Christine Jorgensen, thought to be the first…

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    Federal Policies and Working Mothers

    Sarah Jane Glynn talked about federal policies that affect working mothers. Topics included paid maternity leave, legislative efforts to address the pay gap between men and women, and…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for women only to respond to the question, “What is your main issue in the 2016 elections?” Kate Zezima, Washington Post national political…

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