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My 91-year-old friend Alice, like many elderly women, has outlived her modest savings.
Women don't shout. Women don't like politics. Women shrink from intellectual debate. Women don't try.
Beijing Plus 10, the follow-up on the momentous 1995 Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing, is opening at the United Nations as I write, and like other UN gatherings since George W.
As the saying goes, behind every successful woman is a man who is surprised. Harvard president Larry Summers apparently is that man.
So now this election is done.
What will follow it--maybe a
Reversal so women can drive
Cars in Saudi Arabia?
Is Ole Miss Our Future?
One afternoon in January 1892, in a packed convention hall in Washington, DC, the 76-year-old Elizabeth Cady Stanton rose from her seat to address the annual meeting of the National American Woma
It's the poor who make Wal-Mart tick.
Another holiday season--and only a year after the last one. How did that happen?
The Golden Girls and Sex and the City are available on DVD. Desperate Housewives airs Sundays at 9 pm EST on ABC.