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Donald Trump: Grabber in chief

Trump's contempt for women is astonishing. Decades of progress are now at stake

By Diane Roberts   December 2016

President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania walks with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016 ©Molly Riley/AP/Press Association Images

It was supposed to be a historic moment in American politics: the first woman elected to the presidency. Women took their daughters to visit the New York grave of 19th-century suffragist Susan B Anthony in anticipation of Hillary Clinton’s victory,…

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