We Rise to Resist

Voices from a New Era in Women's Political Action
by Paula vW. Dáil & Betty L. Wells
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Publisher: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers

Publication Date: February 16, 2018

ISBN: 9781476632957

Binding: Kobo eBook

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“There are more seasons to come and there is more work to do,” Hillary Clinton told her supporters following her surprising defeat in the 2016 presidential election. Taking her words to heart, on January 21, 2017, millions of women (and men) across America—opposing a president-elect many considered a misogynist—marched in protest. Millions more around the world joined them in the first mass action of a new women’s political resistance movement. This collection of essays and interviews presents 36 voices in this emerging movement discussing a range of topics—activism, healthcare, education, LGBTQIA issues, the environment, and other concerns that affect the political and cultural environment now and in the future (www.werisetoresist.com).