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Shauna L. Shames

Shauna L. Shames is Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of Gender Studies at Rutgers University-Camden. She is author of Out of the Running: Why Millennials Reject Political Careers and Why it Matters, coauthor of Survive & Resist: The Definitive Guide to Dystopian Politics, and coeditor of The Right Women: Republican Activists, Candidates, and Legislators and Good Reasons to Run: Women & Political Candidacy.


On the hundreth anniversary of suffrage, it’s time for gender equity in political office.

Jennifer M. Piscopo Shauna L. Shames