By Nancy L. Cohen
From Hollywood to the halls of Congress, a full of life dialog approximately women’s management, equivalent pay, and family-work stability is underway. at the cusp of a historical breakthrough—the strength election of America’s first girl president—Nancy L. Cohen takes us contained in the global of America’s girls political leaders. Drawing on 1000's of hours of interviews with ladies governors and senators from either events, specialists, political operatives, and a various array of electorate, Breakthrough paints an intimate portrait of the savvy ladies who’ve outfitted an alternative choice to the previous boys membership and are rewriting the playbook for the way girls reach politics. during this available and sometimes mind-blowing tale, Cohen introduces us to the inspiring girls at the back of the ladies who've introduced us to this threshold, and to a dynamic staff of younger leaders who're redefining how we expect approximately management, feminism, and men’s crucial position achieve gender equality. Breakthrough takes on our cultural assumptions to teach that the obstacles that after blocked a woman’s ascent to the presidency have fallen, much more than we realize.