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Gloria Steinem on Substance over Style in NY Times Magazine - Style

February 28, 2011

Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA), who chairs the Environment and Public Works Committee.

Why didn't more Americans know Gabrielle Giffords' story before her attempted assassination? In the New York Times Magazine's Style section, read WMC Cofounder Gloria Steinem's commentary on how the media treats women in politics: covering sideshows (Sarah Palin, Michele Bachmann, Cristine O'Donnell) while missing the main event (Nancy Pelosi, Barbara Lee, Barbara Boxer, Susan Collins, Olympia Snowe).