SMOKE & MIRRORS: The Truth About the Political Status of U.S. Women
by Paula Xanthopoulou
Women hold a measly 18.9% of seats in Congress, 238 years after independence from the British Empire. We are #85th in the world for electing women. Why don’t our political parties establish voluntary quotas or rule changes, like so many other countries have done to accelerate the election of women? Have women become enablers of a national disgrace? Can we reach 30% by 2020? Call to action!