For Every Woman

For every woman who has ever been demeaned by a man, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who ever has been interrupted, ignored, or spoken over, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who has ever been forced to smile nicely as a man insults her, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who has ever been discounted, debased, and denied her place in life, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who has ever endured labels that attack her body and diminish her spirit, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who has ever been disdained for her intelligence, assertiveness, or innate power, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who has ever censored herself so she doesn’t seem difficult or demanding, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who has ever been shamed into silence or shunned for speaking up, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who has been attacked by a man through word, action, or innuendo, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who has ever worked twice as hard for less pay than the men around her,
 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who has ever been denied a job for which she is more qualified than the man it was given to, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who has borne a child then returned to work after twelve weeks of unpaid leave, 
I stand for Hillary

For every woman who works all day, then comes home to the job of caretaker, cook, and homemaker, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who has been denigrated by those who would rather see her fail than succeed, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who has stood tall and spoken her truth — in spite of it all, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who fought for the rights of other women, and endured the hatred of those threatened by her courage, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who has managed to put another crack in the glass ceiling, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every woman who came before us, on whose strong shoulders we stand, 
I stand for Hillary.

For every little girl who looks to all of these women — and finds her place to stand, 
I stand for Hillary.