#GoodRead | Something to Celebrate: 6 Women Who Won Historic Firsts
Like so many others in the media, we were preparing to celebrate the historic election of the nation’s first female president. Despite the upset, one loss does not devalue another victory. Across the country, women of various backgrounds shattered the status quo. They ran on platforms of equality and progressive reform against long-time incumbents in historically conservative states. And they won.
Here are the stories of the women behind some of last night’s notable firsts.