Posts tagged "women voters"

Who Are The Women Against Sarah Palin?

"Ms. Palin frightens me both for my country and for my grandchildren." -- Jane B., 73 In late August, Lyra Kilston, 31, and Quinn Latimer, 30, two not-very-political editors for Modern Painters magazine, found themselves suddenly immersed in the Presidential campaign. Enraged over the selection of Governor Sarah Palin as the Republican vice presidential nominee,…
By: The Huffington Post / November 3, 2008

Hillary Clinton & Sexism In The Media

Now that the Presidential primary race is over and the general election is underway, members of the media are looking back on their coverage of Hillary Clinton and trying to decide if they were sexist or not. Clark Hoyt, a writer for The New York Times takes his own employer to task and…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 23, 2008

Poll: Election 2008, How Do You Vote?

Last night I was watching Hardball and Chris Matthews asked one of his guests, radio host Heidi Harris, why most women vote Democratic. She said, "Sadly, a lot of women are very emotional, and they tend to think with their hearts and not with their minds about some of these issues. They tend…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 17, 2008

The Daily Squeeze: Harvard Hates Harry Potter, Nudism, Women Voters, And Teen Sex On The Rise

Some Harvard grads were a little pissy that their Ivy League school invited Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling to speak at commencement rather than, say, Bill Gates. Get over it, nerds, J.K. rules! [NPR]…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 6, 2008