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Why Are Female Presidential Candidates Invisible to the Media?

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Major media report that four nice white men are running for president. Pete Buttigieg is on the cover of New York Mag. Beto O’Rourke is on Vanity Fair. Biden and Bernie are the favorites. If you’re excited to hear the big news that Beto reads books, well, Elizabeth Warren has written 11 books, and  Kamala Harris and Kirsten Gillibrand are both published authors. You've heard that Buttigieg speaks Norwegian, but did you hear that Kirsten Gillibrand speaks Mandarin? Tulsi is the only one to challenge American military exploits, so of course she is especially anathema to the media. 

There are still articles on whether or not a woman can win. Of course they can! They won midterms in a great pink wave. Most of the female candidates have won every single race they’ve run in. Male candidates? Not so much.

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Meryl Ann Butler is an artist, author, educator and OpedNews Managing Editor who has been actively engaged in utilizing the arts as stepping-stones toward joy-filled wellbeing since she was a hippie. She began writing for OpEdNews in Feb, 2004. She became a Senior Editor in August 2012 and Managing Editor in January, (more...)
 

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