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The glass ceiling

June 9, 2008 | NeW Staff

In her concession speech this weekend, Hillary Clinton highlighted the “glass ceiling.”  She said,


“Although we weren’t able to shatter that highest, hardest glass ceiling this time, thanks to you, it’s got about 18 million cracks in it. And the light is shining through like never before, filling us all with the hope and the sure knowledge that the path will be a little easier next time. That has always been the history of progress in America.”

This is good rhetorically.  Do you think the “glass ceiling” really exists?

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