Topic: Eleanor Roosevelt
Sexist attitudes in the media toward female candidates don't just hurt women, they hurt all of us – lowering public discourse and damaging political representation. It's time to push back.
10/27/2010 06:10 pm
Michelle Obama is a Democratic asset on the campaign trail. Which other first ladies have had sharp campaign instincts?
10/19/2010 04:12 pm
Forbes magazine ranked Michelle Obama ahead of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, and GOP figure Sarah Palin.
10/07/2010 01:33 pm
The achievements of "The Good Earth" author Pearl Buck are now largely overlooked.
07/06/2010 10:56 am
Garry Davis renounced his US citizenship 62 years ago and declared himself "World Citizen No. 1." Why would he do that?
07/05/2010 12:39 pm
Dorothy Height chronicled her lifelong fight against racism and sexism in her 2003 memoir "Open Wide the Freedom Gates."
04/20/2010 03:57 pm
First lady Michelle Obama met with Mexican first lady Margarita Zavala Wednesday to talk about combating childhood obesity, among other issues. Mexico's obesity strategy may hold a few lessons for the US on how to trim waistlines.
04/14/2010 11:41 pm
J.K. Rowling is only one of many well-known authors to face charges of plagiarism.
02/22/2010 02:51 pm
The first lady's popular garden on the White House lawn attracts attention from international leaders and everyday Americans, who are following her example.
01/12/2010 02:55 pm
In Pictures Seven Wonders of Nature finalists