Helen Brosnan
Helen Brosnan
Nov. 6, 2012

New York Election Results LIVE: Obama Is Projected Winner

With a tumultuous last few days, voter turn out is expected to be lower than past years. Still, as frustration brews, this is a chance for New Yorkers to vote for someone who will bring change.

Oct. 23, 2012

Who Won the Debate Tonight: Obama and Romney Are Neck and Neck

President Obama and former Governor Romney will exchange just one more awkward handshake as they meet for their final of three presidential debates.
Oct. 16, 2012

Who Won the Debate: Summary and Winner of Second Presidential Debate

We have yet to hear about many important issues facing Americans in the debates. Will issues like health care for women, marriage equality, or climate change arise tonight?
July 19, 2012

Huma Abedin Deserves Better — Especially From Michele Bachmann, a Fellow Woman in Politics

There is a concrete lesson of bipartisanship to be learned here.
June 1, 2012

Hate Crime Goes Viral: Child Proudly Sings Anti-Gay Song in Church

A four-year-old stood in front of his church congregation and sang, "ain't no homos gonna make it to heaven," the room erupted in applause. Teaching your children hate crimes is a form of abuse.
May 31, 2012

Gay Marriage Faces Its Biggest Super Villain as DC and Marvel Fight One Million Moms

'Astonishing X-Men #51' will feature a gay marriage between the characters Northstar and Kyle. While some Mom groups are coming out in protest, I think real life portrayed in comics is key.

March 16, 2012

5 Republicans Who Are Not Waging a War on Women

These five Republicans are stepping up to prove women’s issues are non-partisan, by putting down their weapons in the War on Women.
March 14, 2012

5 Female Journalists Advancing Women in the World

By reporting on women's issues here and abroad, these five women have helped breakdown female stereotypes and effectively advocate for women.
March 2, 2012

Rush Limbaugh Insults Women Across America, and Republicans Condone It

Limbaugh's egregious statements are insulting to women, and by the Republican Party not speaking out against it, they are condoning his statements and joining in on the attack.
Dec. 21, 2011

Kim Jong Il Mourners Underscore How Deep the North Korean Dictatorship Runs

Almost comedic, North Koreans are forced to cry for their deceased leader.
Nov. 16, 2011

Why Young People Need to Support OWS

The issues being championed by OWS are not worth fighting for if young people are negligent.

Sept. 23, 2011

Clinton Global Initiative Proves Its Worth

President Clinton's annual meeting proves we need to work towards generating innovative solutions, not just generating conversation.
Sept. 19, 2011

Sidelining Libya's Women Will Hurt the Country's Future

After playing an integral role in the Libyan uprisings, it only seems pragmatic for women to be included in the country's reconstruction.
Aug. 29, 2011

At 80¢ For Every Male Dollar, Women Are Shortchanged

Women have not made much progress in gaining equality in America or in dissolving the gender gap.