Hillary Clinton's Long, Cautious Record on Women's Rights

The former secretary of state has been both criticized and praised for her efforts to help women around the globe.

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton during the No Ceilings Full Participation Report on March 9, 2015 in New York City.

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The early reviews of Hillary Clinton's tenure as secretary of state were not so unlike the "texts from Hillary" portrait of her as a superhero in sunglasses, dishing out more good lines than Downton Abbey's Dowager Countess.

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