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  1. firsts
    The Bachelor Names First-Ever Black Lead, Matt JamesTwenty-four seasons later.
  2. progressives
    Steven Reed and Why ‘Firsts’ Still MatterPolitical ‘firsts’ may seem like a cosmetic victory after Obama. But Montgomery electing a black mayor still matters for progressives hoping to win.
  3. firsts
    Tammy Duckworth Wants to Allow Babies in the SenateThis would be a historic win for families with working moms.
  4. firsts
    Tammy Duckworth Just Became the First Senator to Give Birth While in OfficeShe welcomed a baby girl on Monday.
  5. firsts
    Tom Brady Finally Eats a StrawberryA historic moment.
  6. pregnancies
    Senator Tammy Duckworth Is PregnantAnd she’ll become the first senator to give birth while in office.
  7. firsts
    Marine Corps Plans to Accept First Female Infantry OfficerThe first woman to complete the Infantry Officer Course is expected to graduate on Monday.
  8. Sesame Street Introduces Its First Muppet With Autism60 Minutes announced the character, Julia, will debut on Sesame Street soon.
  9. firsts
    J.Crew Just Invented Its Own HolidayOne involving stripes.
  10. firsts
    Watch the Trailer for a Documentary About Disney’s First Black AnimatorFloyd Norman: An Animated Life is on Netflix now.
  11. love and war
    Meet the First Female Orthodox RabbiRabbi Lila Kagedan is the first woman with the title.
  12. firsts
    J.Crew Really Hit the Jackpot With This Pink Faux-Fur JacketWe talked to the retailer’s new designer about his debut collection.
  13. firsts
    Behind the Scenes at Erykah Badu’s Styling DebutFor New York label Pyer Moss.
  14. firsts
    Patricia Arquette Remembers the Emotional First Time She Saw Boyhood“Oh, right, that’s the year I got divorced.”
  15. Admiral Signals Women Will Be Allowed to Become Navy SEALs“There is no reason” to exclude women who pass the test.
  16. Give It Up For the First Women to Graduate From Army Ranger SchoolBossed up.
  17. firsts
    César Vargas Just Became New York’s First Undocumented LawyerA case that will certainly give legal scholars something to talk about.
  18. midterms 2014
    11 Big Firsts From the 2014 Midterm ElectionsMeet the first black Republican woman in Congress, and more.
  19. firsts
    Kendall Jenner Landed a Givenchy CampaignRiccardo Tisci’s new muse.
  20. firsts
    Janet Yellen Has Been Breaking Glass Ceilings Her Whole CareerA new Washington Post profile describes the female-unfriendly world of economics in the seventies and eighties.
  21. fore-ward!
    Former Secretary of State Invited to Wear the Green Jacket of PatriarchyShe accepts!
  22. firsts
    Guillermo del Toro Will Direct That Weird Pinocchio Movie After AllHe was already onboard as a producer.
  23. firsts
    The Country’s First Comic-Book Archive, Courtesy of Portland State and Dark HorseIt’s a dream archive from the third-largest comics publisher, with everything from ‘Hellboy’ to ‘Star Wars’ to ‘Akira.’