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    Book Discussion on Feminism Unfinished

    Professors Dorothy Sue Cobble, Linda Gordon, and Astrid Henry, talked about their book, Feminism Unfinished: A Short, Surprising History of American Women’s Movements, in which they…

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    Women and Campaign 2014

    Christine Matthews and Ellen Moran talked about the role of women in campaign 2014 and how the parties, as well as individual campaigns, attempt to encourage female voters and candidates.

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    Military Response to Sexual Assaults, Part 1

    Members of the Judicial Proceedings Panel discussed military statues about sexual assault to decide if they were clear or must be updated. The discussion included specific definitions…

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    Military Response to Sexual Assaults, Part 2

    Members of the Judicial Proceedings Panel reviewed military statues about sexual assault. The discussion included the Rape Shield Rule, privacy, and the rights of the victim versus the…

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    Latina Leadership in Congress

    Female members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus took part in a panel discussion on leadership by women in Congress. They addressed issues affecting women and the Latino community,…

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    Hillary Clinton at Women's Leadership Forum

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke at the Democratic National Committee Women’s Leadership Forum Conference at the Marriott Marquis Hotel. She called for equal pay…

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    Vice President Biden at Women's Leadership Forum

    Vice President Biden spoke at the Democratic National Committee Women’s Leadership Forum’s 21st Annual National Issues Conference at the Marriott Marquis Hotel. He talked…

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    President Obama at Women's Leadership Forum

    President Obama spoke at the Democratic National Committee’s Women’s Leadership Forum 21st Annual National Issues Conference at the Marriott Marquis Hotel. He talked about the…

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    Book Discussion on Off the Sidelines

    Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) talked about her book, Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World, in which she recounts her life in politics and calls for women to rise up and…

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    National Football League's Response to Ray Rice

    Marina Koren spoke by phone about her piece in the National Journal, “House Democrats to NFL: Give the Public Answers About Ray Rice,” about a letter from lawmakers to the…

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    Open Phones

    Phone lines were open for viewer calls on “Congress asks NFL for more transparency,” a push from members of Congress for more transparency in the National Football League in…

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    Attorney General Holder at Hispanic National Bar Association

    Attorney General Eric Holder delivered the keynote address at the Hispanic National Bar Association’s 39th annual convention. He said more minorities were needed in the legal…

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    Violence Against Women Act 20th Anniversary Commemoration

    Vice Presiden Biden delivered remarks at the National Archives to mark the 20th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act. As a senator, he was the chief sponsor of the original…

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    Nellie Tayloe Ross

    Rick Ewig talked about Nellie Tayloe Ross, the first female Governor in the United States. Wyoming voters elected Ross in the 1920s, a time when women across the country had just…

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    Book Discussion on Staking Her Claim

    Martha Hensley talked about her book, Staking Her Claim: Women Homesteading the West, in which she talks about the lives of women who pioneered Wyoming and Colorado in the early 1900s. br/…

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    Discussion on What Women Really Want

    Ann-Marie Murrell and Gina Loudon talked about their book, What Women Really Want, and its philosophy of rejecting traditional feminism in favor of standing “firm against the forces…

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    Kristen Lombardi on Campus Sexual Assault

    Kirsten Lombardi spoke by telephone from New York about problem of sexual assault on college campuses.

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    Book Discussion on The Amazons

    Adrienne Mayor talked about her book The Amazons: Lives and Legends of Warrior Women Across the Ancient World, in which she combines classical myth and art, nomad traditions, and scientific…

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    Book Discussion on Sally Ride

    Lynn Sherr talked about her book, Sally Ride: America’s First Woman in Space, in which she recalls the life of Sally Ride, the first American woman in space. br/ She spoke in the…

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    Feminism and 1960-1970s Popular Music

    Indiana University history professor Michael McGerr talked about women and feminism in 1960-1970s popular music. This class was from his course titled “Rock, Hip Hop and…

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