Madam Secretary

Clinton honored for ’18 million cracks’ in glass ceiling

Yet again, Secretary Clinton receives an award. Today, she receives the Alice Award, presented annually to a woman who has made “an outstanding contribution in breaking barriers and setting new precedents for women.” Clinton is being honored for putting “eighteen million cracks” in the glass ceiling. Her schedule today: 11:45 a.m. Receipt of 2009 Annual Alice ...

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Yet again, Secretary Clinton receives an award. Today, she receives the Alice Award, presented annually to a woman who has made “an outstanding contribution in breaking barriers and setting new precedents for women.” Clinton is being honored for putting “eighteen million cracks” in the glass ceiling.

Her schedule today:

11:45 a.m. Receipt of 2009 Annual Alice Award at the Sewall-Belmont House and Museum

2:00 p.m. Meeting with Visiting Middle East Democracy Activists

2:15 p.m. Meeting with U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom

3:00 p.m. Bilateral with His Excellency Noer Hassan Wirajuda, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia

Photo: iStockphoto

Preeti Aroon was copy chief at Foreign Policy from 2009 to 2016 and was an FP assistant editor from 2007 to 2009. Twitter: @pjaroonFP

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