Post Tagged with: "President"

Seven More Productive Things You Can Do With Your Time Than Listen To Trump’s SOTU

Seven More Productive Things You Can Do With Your Time Than Listen To Trump’s SOTU

Tonight at 9pm EST, “45” will deliver his first State of The Union address to a nation where a majority of its citizens disapprove of his job performance. If there’s […]

January 30, 2018 ×
Why It Is More Important Than Ever To Speak Up About Sexual Assault Under President Trump

Why It Is More Important Than Ever To Speak Up About Sexual Assault Under President Trump

By Cindy Khandoker Mere weeks before November 8th, 2016, the United States (and indeed the entire world) watched in rapt horror, and for some, fascination, as their newly-elected 45th President […]

March 2, 2017 ×
Malawi’s First Female President, Joyce Banda, Pens Op-Ed On Empowering Girls In Africa

Malawi’s First Female President, Joyce Banda, Pens Op-Ed On Empowering Girls In Africa

She rose to power as Malawi’s first female president in April 2012 and continued on until she was defeated at the next election in May 2014. In 2012, she was […]

February 9, 2017 ×
Disdain For A Newly-Elected President Should Not Include Slut-Shaming His Wife

Disdain For A Newly-Elected President Should Not Include Slut-Shaming His Wife

By Diane Meers As we continue to express disdain over our new president-elect, it’s hard to ignore the “slut-shaming” of Melania Trump. We expect this from conservative right-wingers, who had […]

November 25, 2016 ×
The Silver Lining – These Progressive Women Just Made History In The US Election

The Silver Lining – These Progressive Women Just Made History In The US Election

For many of us, this has been a rough week in politics. The GTHQ team is still processing the shock of seeing Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton losing to outward bigot, […]

November 10, 2016 ×
Channing Dungey Becomes The First Black President At A Major US Broadcast Network

Channing Dungey Becomes The First Black President At A Major US Broadcast Network

Well now here’s a bit of awesome news which very appropriately falls within Black History Month. TV executive Channing Dungey has officially become the first black president at any major […]

March 7, 2016 ×
Here’s Why We Care About Hillary Clinton Running For President In 2016

Here’s Why We Care About Hillary Clinton Running For President In 2016

Hillary Clinton finally ended years and months of increased speculation and announced her campaign for the 2016 Presidency a little after 3pm on Sunday April 12. It was the day […]

April 13, 2015 ×
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff Signs New Zero-Tolerance Femicide Law

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff Signs New Zero-Tolerance Femicide Law

Every five minutes in Brazil, a woman is beaten, and in 70 percent of the cases, the aggressor is a boyfriend, husband, ex-partner or male family member. A study from […]

March 18, 2015 ×
Jimmy Carter Dedicating The Rest Of His Life Fighting For Women’s Rights

Jimmy Carter Dedicating The Rest Of His Life Fighting For Women’s Rights

Former US President Jimmy Carter should be enjoying retirement right about now. But instead, the 90 year old (yep, NINETY!!) has decided is not done in leadership just yet. In […]

March 4, 2015 ×
Dalya Al Muthanna Becomes 1st President & CEO Of General Electric In The Gulf

Dalya Al Muthanna Becomes 1st President & CEO Of General Electric In The Gulf

Talking about women in leadership will not become redundant until we reach a more even playing field. When you look at the amount of female CEO’s of major corporations around […]

August 20, 2014 ×
Indian PM Narendra Modi Vows To Eliminate Gender Violence – Finally!

Indian PM Narendra Modi Vows To Eliminate Gender Violence – Finally!

In may 2014 history was made in India: almost 550 million people voted in a new Prime Minister, making it the largest election the world has ever seen. With India […]

June 11, 2014 ×
Doutzen Kroes Wants Her Daughter To Be The President, Not Just Pretty

Doutzen Kroes Wants Her Daughter To Be The President, Not Just Pretty

For a supermodel blessed with the genetic goodness of a goddess, it can seem a little hard to hear that they don’t put emphasis on looks, especially when they have […]

May 1, 2014 ×
The 1st Female President Chosen To Lead African Nation Out Of Poverty

The 1st Female President Chosen To Lead African Nation Out Of Poverty

The Central African Republic is a country in a midst of a civil war. Christians and Muslims are ferociously attacking each other, and they are on the brink of a […]

January 24, 2014 ×
Here’s Why Hillary Clinton Was Named Barbara Walter’s “Most Fascinating Person Of 2013”

Here’s Why Hillary Clinton Was Named Barbara Walter’s “Most Fascinating Person Of 2013”

Three cheers for Hillary Clinton coming on top of this list! She is a very worthy candidate, and it’s kinda rad to see two legendary warrior women, both pioneers in […]

December 26, 2013 ×
Why Women’s Rights (And My Personal Life) Became Better Thanks To Nelson Mandela

Why Women’s Rights (And My Personal Life) Became Better Thanks To Nelson Mandela

This past weekend I went to see the new movie Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom based on Nelson Mandela’s autobiography of the same name. The fact that the former South […]

December 13, 2013 ×