Silencing: Look Who’s (Not) Talking

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The silencing of women isn’t a new phenomena but lately it’s been getting more attention. When Mitch McConnell forced Elizabeth Warren to be quiet on the Senate floor, the event spawned thousands of Nevertheless She Persisted t-shirts. The #MeToo movement arose because women’s silence about our mistreatment is usually a given. Now the mainstream press is giving certain male presidential candidates attention while all but…



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