She Raises Stakes That Support the ‘Big Tent’

(WOMENSENEWS)–My passion for politics first came into focus while I was a young professional working for IBM in Washington, D.C., selling computers to government offices. I considered myself to be an independent voter, and I had always been interested in issues that impacted my life and surroundings rather than on party politics.   But in […]

Inequality Fueled Her Dreams of Political Change

(WOMENSENEWS) In 1946 my father came to the United States as a diplomat from China, after having served in China’s wartime capital during the Japanese invasion, and on the Far East Commission established by Gen. Douglas MacArthur after Japan’s defeat. When the Communists took over in 1949, he decided to stay in the United States, […]