Margaret Hennessy

Margaret Hennessy was an intern with New America's Better Life Lab.

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BETTER LIFE LAB
The Role Model Effect

A blog series spotlighting leaders beyond stereotypically gendered roles.


At the Crossroads of Intersectional Feminism

Recognizing people's crosshatching identities is key to building a broad front that can take down the varied challenges people face.


BETTER LIFE LAB
Women Advocating for Women: Claire Wasserman

The Role Model Effect Vol. III


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Trans Women Driving The Conversation: Sarah McBride

Meet Sarah McBride, the National Press Secretary for the Human Rights Campaign.


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Women in Politics: Jennifer L. Lawless

Meet Jennifer Lawless, a professor of government and Director of the Women & Politics Institute at American University.


How State and Local Paid Family Leave Policies Can Move Us Forward

In the absence of a federal paid family leave program, it's prudent to look at what smaller localities are doing to help families.