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Privilege and the Symbolism of the Draft 

By Andrea Goldstein Based on testimony from National Defense Authorization Act 2016 markup session, April 27, 2016. Full clip available at: https://www.c-span.org/video/?c4591105/rep-duncan-hunter-amendment-requiring-women-register-military-draft   Congressman Duncan Hunter, Republican from California, was surprised when his attempt at exposing “reverse sexism” against men failed. … Continue reading

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A #nastywoman and the Man to Make America Great Again: A Gendered Election

By Elayne Stecher Democratic Presidential Nominee Hillary Rodham Clinton, former First Lady of Arkansas and the United States, former U.S. Senator and Secretary of State, debated Republican Nominee Donald John Trump, an American businessman and political neophyte, for the first … Continue reading

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