Latest News for: Political woman



Dawn 16 May 2021
She scrutinises the backstabbing world of contemporary Pakistani politics ... He had climbed out of poverty to become a film actor and television presenter before entering politics ... However, the young woman is determined to vault the humiliations of her humble past by aligning herself with an emergent political elite.

Stop blaming Meghan: Old-fashioned Britain was never going to accept a progressive royal female

The National 16 May 2021
An African Journey. “And that’s the part that’s really hard to reconcile.” A sexist outrage ...Driving force ... The golden boy cannot possibly have played a part in this decision, can he? No, it was all down to the scheming woman; who in reality is simply a politically informed feminist who hasn’t fitted into the mould of a royal wife ... .

The drama in Stacey Abrams' political thriller is unfolding off the page

CNN 15 May 2021
Not because she was a politician (she hadn't launched her political career yet) but because she was a Black woman trying to break into a world dominated by White men -- the same sort of barrier she would run into in politics as well ... Yet she still sought to open a space as a woman ...

Marjorie Taylor Greene is doing the dirty work her GOP colleagues wish they could do

Raw Story 15 May 2021
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) to see that she is living the dream her male GOP colleagues wish they could by using being a woman as a shield from accusations of misogyny. Under a headline reading, "Marjorie Taylor Greene's vapid gender politics," the columnist makes the case that the Georgia Republican believes "I am a woman.

Head of DU's Pol Science Dept Veena Kukreja dies at Delhi hospital due to COVID

Hindustan Times 15 May 2021
Head of Delhi University's Political Science Department Veena Kukreja, who was undergoing treatment for COVID-19 at a hospital here, died in the early hours of Friday after suffering a cardiac arrest ... Professor Rajesh Jha, a political science professor at DU's Rajdhani College described Kukreja as a woman of few words.

Don’t Indulge in Politics: Gambhir on COVID Relief Questioning

Yahoo Daily News 15 May 2021
As the Congress attacked the government over questioning by the Delhi Police of its Youth Wing President for arranging essentials for COVID patients, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) urged the main Opposition party not to indulge in needless politics ... Read more on India by The Quint.Don’t Indulge in Politics.

Tom Stoppard, a Conservative Genius for Our Time

National Review 15 May 2021
NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE I n Tom Stoppard’s The Real Thing (1982), one of the greatest plays of the past half century, Henry, a gifted playwright, explains the craft of writing to a woman defending a clumsy left-wing political agitator who has shaped his dogmatic clichés into the form of a play ... …. Comments ... @rkylesmith. More in Theater ... Recommended.

Mayor’s race off to a questionable start

Watertown Public Opinion 15 May 2021
Smoky back rooms filled with cigar chomping men are what used to make Chicago politics tick ... The trio’s target is incumbent Mayor Sarah Caron, the only woman left in city politics ... Professionals need to run large organizations ... Voters deserve better than the “good old boy” politics that appear to have kick started this campaign.

Meet the three Omahans joining the City Council: Danny Begley, Juanita Johnson, Don Rowe

Omaha World-Herald 15 May 2021
Danny Begley still remembers the splinters he would get as a kid, helping his dad stake wooden yard signs during political seasons ... Those hours spent with his father, Dan Begley, and the lessons he learned from his politically active mother, Mary Kay Begley, gave him an understanding of how politics can underpin good governance, he said.

Though US lifts guidance, not everyone ready to give up masks

Urdu Point 15 May 2021
Among them was a student, Chloe, who said she was fully vaccinated -- but was wearing her black face mask anyway. "I think the announcement was definitely a shock to a lot of people ... "We don't have to wear masks anymore if we're vaccinated but what if I'm mistaken for a republican," another woman wrote, referring to political divisions over masks.

Brooklyn Center Council to vote on policing changes

MinnPost 15 May 2021
Amy Forliti writes for the Associated Press ... It would also limit situations in which officers can make arrests.” ... The AP reports ... Thomas Lane, J ... She graduated from Hamline University with a bachelor’s degree in political science and then from University of Minnesota Law School. She was the first Hmong woman admitted to the Minnesota Bar Association.”.

For the record: Clarence Avant's path to the rock Hall of Fame started in Greensboro

News & Record 15 May 2021
The hanging of 14-year-old Emmit Till in Mississippi for allegedly whistling at a white woman began his foray into politics and social justice ... While working for the listing service he heard on the radio about the lynching of 14-year-old Emmett Till in Mississippi for allegedly flirting with a white woman.

Column: The change women need

The Salem News 14 May 2021
Even with these increased resources to support women running for office, at our current rate we won’t reach gender parity in political leadership in our lifetimes ... The year became known as the Year of the Woman and set in motion other political gains ... While no woman has served as the U.S.

Misinformation surges amid India's COVID-19 calamity

Billings Gazette 14 May 2021
Fueled by anguish, distrust and political polarization, the claims are further compounding India's crisis ... Fueled by anguish, distrust and political polarization, the claims are further compounding India's crisis ... Fueled by anguish, distrust and political polarization, the claims are further compounding India's crisis.

Why a Republican Trans Candidate Is Good for Trans People

Yahoo Daily News 14 May 2021
As a conservative transgender woman, I am excited, and nervous, to watch Jenner run for governor ... A transgender woman is running for the highest political office of one of the largest, wealthiest, most populous, and most important, states in the country—a state that has never even had a female governor.