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Geraldine Ferraro

Geraldine Ferraro

Esme’s Blog: The Lasting Legacy of Geraldine Ferraro

For the young women of another generation the announcement that Geraldine Ferraro would be Walter Mondale’s running mate was a watershed. It was thrilling, stunning news. A woman as vice president meant a woman would be a heartbeat away for the presidency.

03/26/2011

Former U.S. Presidential candidate Geraldine Ferraro arrives at the 2002 Joseph Papp Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival benefit at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park July 17, 2002 in New York City. The benefit featured a performance of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night. (credit: Lawrence Lucier/Getty Images)

Mondale: Ferraro Broke The Mold

A spokeswoman said that Geraldine Ferraro, the first woman to run for vice president, has died at 75.

03/26/2011

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