Christine O'Donnell, Krystal Ball: Sexism and the Midterm Elections

The highest-profile attacks against women candidates were directed toward Krystal Ball, who was running for the U.S. House of Representatives in Virginia’s first district, and Sarah Palin protege Christine O’Donnell, who was running for the U.S. Senate in Delaware. Both women lost by pretty large margins after some of the most talked-about photos of the election cycle surfaced. ...more

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Women are always playing defense. Calling this out is very important. ...more

Will 'Name It. Change It.' Support Conservative Women?

A new initiative called Name It. Change It. is supposedly calling out sexism in the media. Sponsored by the Women's Campaign Form, the Women's Media Center and Political Parity, the site highlights examples of sexism and contains a section for reporting sexist news stories....more
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