If you google “Most Disrespected Profession”, “politician” appears in virtually every single solitary top ten list (of which there are many.) Americans are all but hard wired to love to hate their elected officials, and,…

Congrats to us! Voter turnout was epic! And – no surprise – women led that pack, representing 52% of everyone who showed up at that ballot boxes. This level of citizen participation has not been…

In 1910, Theodore Roosevelt delivered a speech in Sorbonne, France, titled “Citizen in a Republic.” “It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the…

Entitled, self-indulgent, hyper-sensitive, easily distracted… just a few of the cliché’s that are often associated with the Millennial generation. But depending on who is passing judgement, you may hear traits like ambitious, conscious, passionate, openminded…attributed…

Run Like a Girl is devoted to promoting the multitudes of strong and independent women who are running towards election day at highly competitive speeds. And we would be remiss if we didn’t shine a…

A chilling little factoid for us to consider! If women continue to get elected to state seats at the same rate they have for the past 25 years, it will take ONE HUNDRED years until there’s gender…

Women fill only a paltry 20% of the seats in congress. But, progress happens in fits and starts and the 2018 midterm elections carry the hope of a giant step forward for womenkind (and mankind, by extension)….

Who was the genius that put our national election day in the same month as our national day of familial gatherings, gratitude and gluttony? That seems like a volatile holiday cocktail, if you ask me. Depending on…

In the wake of the historic women’s marches, the #MeToo Movement and #Timesup, HUNDREDS of women are picking up the baton and running for elected office. The media has labeled this phenomenon as everything from the “woman’s wave,”…