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I Caught Myself Being a Sexist Pig Toward Hillary Clinton — And I'm a Feminist Lesbian

In 1984, Geraldine Ferraro ran as the Democratic vice-presidential nominee. She wasn’t the first woman to run for vice president or even president, but she was the first vice-presidential candidate for a major party and maybe the first who had a real chance at winning. I was 16, and while my mom, a... Continue reading
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