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Romney/Bush 2016 -- Please God, Let Them Be the GOP Nominees

H. A. Goodman | Posted 03.22.2015 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

If it's Romney and Bush for the Republicans two years from now, it's quite possible that even some atheist liberals will be thanking their flying spaghetti monster in the cosmos for such good fortune.

Latinas Tipped the Scale

Vanessa Gonzalez-Plumhoff | Posted 01.20.2013 | Latino Voices
Vanessa Gonzalez-Plumhoff

Latinas have always been a powerful force, but the 2012 elections demonstrated to the rest of the country our capacity to alter the course of an election and American history. The message remains clear: Latinas are watching, and we do vote.

Stewart: Fox News Is Basically Saying That Single Women Are 'Selfish C****'

Posted 11.15.2012 | Comedy

Fox News didn't have a lot of positive ways to spin Mitt Romney's crushing loss to Barack Obama, but there were certainly plenty of places to lay blam...

Mommy Wars: An Attempt to Disenfranchise Women

Anika Rahman | Posted 06.26.2012 | Politics
Anika Rahman

In this election year, women are being thrust into the political debate and openly attacked as if we were a single hot-button issue like gun rights or fracking.

The XX Voting Bloc

Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.06.2012 | Media
Rachel Sklar

It's barely two months old, but 2012 has already been incredibly interesting -- and specifically, interesting for women. Now, more than ever before, women are positioned to be a hugely decisive engine of political power.

Devotion, Suspicion and Excitement in Louisville

Gail McGowan Mellor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Gail McGowan Mellor

In the heavily African American area of well-kept middle class houses next to Shawnee Park, in Louisville, Kentucky, people across from the polls at ...

Sam Stein

Race And, To A Lesser Extent, Gender Still Divide Dem Race

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Exit polls from the Democratic primary show an electorate still divided by race and gender - the former remains a wide gap in favor of Sen. Barack Oba...