July 2017


In July we recognized women in politics: defeated, defamed or demoralized, these women have battled for their beliefs and stood their ground despite the harrowing road they have all chosen.

In Brief

  • The Affordable Care Act did not pass the Senate.
  • Betty Dukes died
  • Maryam Mirzakhani died
  • Melania Trump finally moved to the White House
  • Kellyanne Conway continues to say stupid things


Maryam Mirzakhani, 1977-2017
Remembering Betty Dukes, Workers’ Rights Hero
A. Langley
Kellyanne Conway: Complains about Gender Bias and Perpetuates it.
J. Varani