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Current Event June 13, 2016

First Female Nominee for President

For the first time in U.S. history, a woman will be a nominee for President. Hillary Clinton has become the first woman to be the presumptive nominee of an American political party. No other woman has made it this far in climbing the political ladder to the presidency. In marking the moment, Clinton delivered a speech from a hall with a glass ceiling and reflected on how the metaphorical glass ceiling has held women back in politics.

Gender Politics

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AIR DATE: 06/08/2016

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