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EngageHer: The Documentary (Trailer)

Why do the vast majority of African American, Latina, and Asian American Pacific Islander women in the U.S. fail to vote? And why doesn’t anyone seem to care? Visit http://www.engageher.org to learn more about the full documentary and to purchase your copy. Engage Her trailer from Craig Kuwahara on Vimeo. Continue reading

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Links of the Week 10 July 2009

Top Five Chile se ha enamorado de Bachelet This El País article discusses how President Michelle Bachelet of Chile is the most popular president of the world. Her approval ratings surpass Calderon, Lula and Obama. Additionally her Department of Interior has a 68% approval rating despite a world economic crisis and an unemployment rate of … Continue reading

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Women, Power and Politics – NOW on PBS

In March, I volunteered for the Center for American Women in Politics‘ Ready to Run political training. During that time I had the honor of hearing and meeting PBS Senior Correspondent Maria Hinojosa. She is an amazing woman and I am so happy about her work at NOW on PBS. Last September, Maria Hinojosa did … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 20 March 2009

Top Five White House Council on Women and Girls – Where’s the News Media At? Once again the media misses on its coverage on this great newly revived council. Saddened but not surprised :{ Rep. Barney Frank: Is There An Antidote to the Republican Amnesia? China ‘worried’ about US Treasury holdings I have to say … Continue reading