Tag Archive for Martha Coakley

Words Matter Sweetheart

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It’s not just the word “sweetheart”, it’s what might lie beneath it. And that’s what’s most concerning.  Charlie Baker, candidate for Massachusetts governor, called a television reporter “sweetheart” on camera earlier this week and the media pounced. Yes, Baker apologized to the reporter,…

News from Around the Web

Here is some of the news from around the web affecting women: Last week, The Commission on Judicial Performance, admonished California Superior Court Judge Derek G. Johnson for comments he made during a 2008 rape trial. During a sentencing for someone convicted…

Are Women to Blame?

I have recently found a new slew of articles supporting the popular idea that women are to blame –for everything. Politico ran an article earlier this week citing research from American University’s Women & Politics Institute that shows only 13.5…