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What Will It Take to Make a Woman President?: Sheryl Sandberg, Nancy Pelosi, Olympia Snowe and Others Weigh In

Marianne Schnall | Posted 02.12.2014 | Politics
Marianne Schnall

Many other nations have elected women presidents so why not the U.S.? What will it take to chart the conditions to achieve that milestone?

How Society's Expectations May Be Harming Boys

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 07.16.2013 | Parents

Say "The Mask You Live In" quickly and it sounds a little bit like "masculine." That's a link filmmaker Jennifer Siebel Newsom is hoping people make w...

PHOTOS: Guess Who Went To The Academy Awards?

Robin Wilkey & Sasha Bronner | Posted 02.26.2013 | San Francisco

California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom attended the Academy Awards on Sunday night with his wife, Jennifer Siebel Newsom, who was up for an Oscar...

Robin Wilkey

OSCAR NOMINATED!

HuffingtonPost.com | Robin Wilkey | Posted 01.10.2013 | San Francisco

It's been a good week for Jennifer Siebel Newsom. First there was the news of her pregnancy, her third with her husband, California Lieutenant Gov...

Where Are the Leaders for Women, Not Just Women Leaders?

Pat Mitchell | Posted 05.22.2012 | Women
Pat Mitchell

As the decades of my own advocacy on behalf of women pile up, I'm ever more convinced that women lead differently if given the chance to express our genuine styles, passions, and priorities.

SNEAK PEEK: Is This Gavin Newsom's New Home?

Robin Wilkey | Posted 11.29.2011 | San Francisco

On Monday, SFGate reported that Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom and wife Jennifer Siebel Newsom purchased a home in Kentfield (a woodsy Marin suburb ...

Is This Gavin Newsom's New Home?

Fairfax Patch | Kelly DunleavyEmail the Author | Posted 01.28.2012 | San Francisco

The San Francisco Chronicle reported this morning that the Lt. Gov. and former San Francisco mayor purchased a home in Kentfield and would be moving t...

Porn-Addled Teenage Boys Do Rule The World

Soraya Chemaly | Posted 01.01.2012 | Women
Soraya Chemaly

So what if we don't have a female head of state for the next 500 years. Go get a facial. You'll feel better. Develop a hobby. I hear recreational pole dancing is really fun.

PHOTOS: The Top 20 Legendary Post50 Females

Lucy Blodgett | Posted 12.22.2011 | Fifty

On the heels of Jennifer Siebel Newsom's documentary "Miss Representation" which premiered on OWN this week -- we got to thinking about the female le...

Miss Representation: An Interview with Writer & Director Jennifer Siebel Newsom

Marianne Schnall | Posted 12.20.2011 | Women
Marianne Schnall

"It's not a 'women's' movement, it's a human rights movement we are embarking on. I think in some regards men are more enraged -- fathers of daughters are concerned about their future."

Sasha Bronner

'This Is Not Healthy'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sasha Bronner | Posted 12.18.2011 | Los Angeles

Last night at the Paley Center For Media in Beverly Hills, California, an intimate group gathered to screen a documentary that is garnering lots of at...

Former First-Lady Announces Mayoral Endorsement

Robin Wilkey | Posted 11.07.2011 | San Francisco

On Tuesday, former-first lady Jennifer Siebel-Newsom announced via a press release that she is endorsing Joanna Rees for San Francisco mayor. “S...

Gloria Steinem for Miss Representation: What's New Is Old

Jennifer Siebel Newsom | Posted 10.19.2011 | Women
Jennifer Siebel Newsom

This week HBO premiered a new documentary, Gloria: In Her Own Words, on the life of visionary feminist leader Gloria Steinem. To celebrate the film an...

My Feminist Re-Birth(s)

Yashar Ali | Posted 10.10.2011 | Women
Yashar Ali

Men have an added responsibility in the fight for gender equality -- we are who we are because of women.

A Change of Heart: The Real Housewives Can Do Real Damage

Yashar Ali | Posted 09.17.2011 | Women
Yashar Ali

I can no longer stand to watch a program that -- while brilliantly produced and written with respect to entertainment value -- perpetuates a horrible stereotype about women: that they are hysterical, unhinged and conniving.

Off The Market: Newsom's Home Sells In Less Than A Week

Posted 09.13.2011 | San Francisco

That was fast. Less than a week ago, the local blogosphere erupted in slideshows of Gavin Newsom's $2.75 million Ashbury Heights home. The four-bed...