How a fed-up group of ‘Good Girls’ beat the ‘Mad Men’-era sexists

Lynn Povich is the author of "The Good Girls Revolt, " a book about the landmark lawsuit filed in the 1970s by her and fellow women employees of Newsweek against the magazine. Povich's book is the inspiration for “Good Girls Revolt, ” a TV series. (Astrid Riecken/For The Washington Post)

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Why is Owen Smith so sexist? Take a look at where he comes from

In the run-up to last year’s general election, I interviewed Leanne Wood and asked her why she'd joined Plaid Cymru rather than the Labour Party. Her reply? 'There was no place for a young woman with views like mine in the Labour party in the Rhondda'