women politicians

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women politicians

She represents

44 women who are changing politics--and the world
2020
"Each of the forty women profiled in this illustrated YA book demonstrates how women are capable of political and community leadership and activism. Readers will be inspired to pursue their own goals of social change"--Provided by publisher.

Wangari's trees of peace

a true story from Africa
2008
Tells the story of Wangari Maathai, a Nobel Prize-winning environmentalist who, shocked to see entire forests being cut down in her native country of Kenya, decides to take action, beginning with the planting of nine seedlings in her own backyard.

Kamala Harris

"Kamala Harris is . . . [a] prominent political figure. During her time in Congress, she has been an inspiration to many, advocating for equal rights, immigration and criminal justice reform, and a more united country. In this . . . biography, young readers will learn about Harris's life from her childhood to . . . [more recent times] her accomplishments as an attorney, and her challenges in politics"--Provided by publisher.

Kamala Harris

"Kamala Harris is . . . [a] prominent political figure. During her time in Congress, she has been an inspiration to many, advocating for equal rights, immigration and criminal justice reform, and a more united country. In this . . . biography, young readers will learn about Harris's life from her childhood to . . . [more recent times] her accomplishments as an attorney, and her challenges in politics"--Provided by publisher.

Gender diversity in government

2020
Examines the issue of gender diversity in government from a variety of international perspectives.

In good hands

remarkable female politicians from around the world who showed up, spoke out and made change
2020
Profiles nineteen female politicians from around the world who share their wisdom and offer practical advice; and presents a playbook for how to run a campaign.

She spoke

14 women who raised their voices and changed the world
Presents brief profiles of women who changed the world, including Temple Grandin, Malala Yousafzai, and Hilary Rodham Clinton. Includes audio feature that allows the reader to hear each woman's voice.

She represents

44 women who are changing politics...and the world
"Each of the forty women profiled in this illustrated YA book demonstrates how women are capable of political and community leadership and activism. Readers will be inspired to pursue their own goals of social change"--Provided by publisher.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

a biography
A biography of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a member of the United States House of Representatives from New York, focusing on her life from childhood through adulthood, and detailing the events that shaped her political career, and includes a historical timeline.
Cover image of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Hillary Clinton

An introduction to the life and career of Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Cover image of Hillary Clinton

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