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    Hey Politico, Women's Issues Matter

    WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 29:  U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton answers questions from people from around the world during a "Global Townterview" at the Newseum January 29, 2013 in Washington, DC. Clinton took questions from youths from around the world via satellite and social media including Twitter, Facebook and Skype in advance of her last day at the State Department Friday.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

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    Is Politico joining the Hillary-disrespecting ranks of The New York Post? In an article published Thursday, the wonk site suggested that the women's issues Clinton pursued during her tenure as secretary of State were on the scale of "smaller international initiatives"—and kept her from focusing on issues of larger importance. On the other hand, the site theorized, John Kerry's role is expected to be more "assertive" and "proactive." C'mon, guys—it's no longer a question that advancing women's rights is one of the world's most effective tools for economic and political growth.

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