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Women Voters Will Decide Whether 2012 is a "Year of the Woman" for Female Candidates

Moderate, independent female voters are fed up with the white men in Congress and could push women over the mark.

"Victoria Woodhull was the first woman to do many things: the first woman to own a newspaper, to speak before Congress, and to have a seat on the stock exchange. But her boldest act was announcing herself as the first female candidate for the presidency of the United States in 1872--before women even had the right to vote." - From

Best book I read all of 2011. Unpacks and dissects the 2008 election from the perspective of the impact it had on women.

Amy Carr Caucutt's book Taking the Lead Book pays tribute to Rochester's female leaders

Bill Clinton Commands Spotlight With Democratic National Convention Speech

Afghan Women See Hope in the Ballot Box

There's encouraging progress for women as Afghans head to the polls on Saturday. For the first time ever, a woman, Habiba Sarobi, is running for vice president on a leading national ticket, and another 300 women are running for provincial seats around the country. “It’s an exciting and terrifying point, because the international presence has actually empowered the women here, and when they leave, some of those women will be concerned,” says Mariam Wardak, who is working on Sarobi's campaign.

America, I'm Going to Go Crazy

For every woman feeling sad, angry, depressed, hopeless, or scared, I invite you to go crazy with me so we can fight for female rights together.

Ages: 4-8. When Grace’s teacher reveals that the United States has never had a female president, Grace decides to be the first.Educator discussion guide included.

NYPD Sgt Ed Burns has two famous sons making a living writing about what they know best...Living with a cop. And wait till you see his daughter-in-laws!