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Amy McCarthy

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Amy McCarthy is a Texan, a web editor and community manager who blogs about food, social media, and feminism. Followed her on Twitter @aemccarthy.


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What the Women For (and Against) Herman Cain Revealed

Amy McCarthy

Herman Cain's campaign went beyond traditional sexism in politics and political reporting, and  beyond traditional victim-blaming and skepticism, in part because the campaign enrolled women to attack other women. Cain might be out of the race, but the Women For Herman Cain are not. Their votes are as much in play as ever, and I don't know that there's much that progressives can do to change their minds.

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