Here is some of my writing.

My most recent piece was for Crain’s Chicago Business, on the necessity of electing and appointing women to executive positions in government. To learn why, click here.  


For my columns in The Huffington Post, click here.


Crain's Here's How Female Candidates For Local Office Should Be EvaluatedCrain's How To Put Chicago On Path To Prosperity? Put Women Firstcrainsglassceiling


Women in Congress: We’re Watching Your Vote on Healthcare: another #GirlPolitics op ed for Crain’s, which then appeared (I’m happy to report) in OnPolitics, compiled by the estimable Greg Hinz.

Innovation Excellence excerpts Every Day Is Election Day in recognition of Women's History Month. Here is the URL:

Innovation Excellence thinks it’s Every Day Is Election Day, too.

The Caxtonian and Windy City Times published my piece discussing the guidance for women’s political and public leadership that Jane Addams proposed in her great autobiography: Twenty Years at Hull-House. Published in 1912, her book is as relevant today as it was then.



The Utne Reader excerpts Every Day Is Election Day: A Women’s Guide:i-voted jpgLatinasRepNew strategiesforwomen WomenEnewsthehillfeministcom