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The hidden sexism that could sway the election
Well, I worked really hard — perhaps harder than the guys, or anyone else. In the s and s, men were significantly more likely to be in college than women. For Clinton, however, the root of her problem with white men stems from a central aspect of benevolent sexism, according to Glick: And there she sat, smiling, laughing, cool as you please. S o in order to appear dominant and competent, a politician seeking office — whether male or female — should ideally possess wide eyes, a strong jawline, a thick brow bone and a broad face? Further, NCES projects that the gap will widen by , when women are expected to reach 61 percent of the college population.
Trump has ripped into U. After Clinton won, he—the leader of the United States Senate, a body that fetishizes decorum, far more so in those days— said: As a treaty partner of Japan, we would be obligated to help Tokyo. That makes Clinton a pretty feminist pick. Go educate yourself, you fool! But she is the only candidate who could take the ultimate position of executive power, a year-old male-only institution, and turn it from a feminist goal into a reality. Cawthon added that the research is especially timely considering Clinton's historic bid to become the first woman president of the United States.
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