Attention, Democrats

If They Only Listened to Us
What Women Voters Want Politicians to Hear
Melinda Henneberger
Simon & Schuster, $25, 240 pp.

 

In If They Only Listened to Us: What Women Voters Want Politicians to Hear, veteran reporter Melinda Henneberger concludes that women-particularly Catholic women who are Democrats like her-want (ta dah!) “everything.” But she also discovers that women will settle for “respect, a willing ear, and a comfort level with the [religious] faith that is a big part of life for a lot of us. Maybe more than anything, we want to be heard, and...

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Jean Hughes Raber teaches journalism at Michigan State University.