Tag Archives: women

Sadie Nash Leadership Project Dean Leadership Training Program

Sadie Nash Leadership Project Dean Leadership Training Program (Full-time, Stipended summer opportunity) ORGANIZATIONAL OVERVIEW Sadie Nash Leadership Project (SNLP) offers educational programs to provide young women with an opportunity to analyze and explore leadership through rigorous coursework, experiential and skill based learning, and youth-designed activism projects. Every aspect of the program is designed to support

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Blog: Women Can Now Only Wear Pants

By Meghana Nallajerla Note: Blog posts reflect the views and opinions of their authors and not necessarily those of Penn Dems as an organization. On October 9th, a judge in Virginia tossed a case regarding a man who took “upskirt” pictures of unsuspecting women. The individual in question, Christopher Cleveland, took pictures of women wearing dresses and

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Blog: Hey Republicans, It’s 2014

By Shane Murphy Note: Blog posts reflect the views and opinions of their authors and not necessarily those of Penn Dems as an organization. Someone should really tell John Boehner and Mitch McConnell that it’s not 1955 anymore. Congressional Republicans yet again stand in the way of basic social progress. On September 15, the Senate shot down equal

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A Crisis On Campus and Beyond | DP Column

Last Saturday, September 13th, we celebrated the twentieth anniversary of the landmark Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). Drafted by none other than then-Senator Joe Biden, the law allocated significant new federal resources towards the investigation and prosecution of violence against women, harshened punishments for guilty parties, and established the Office on Violence Against Women. But

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