When she called it a day on her groundbreaking presidential bid in 2008, Hillary Clinton famously thanked her supporters for putting 18 million cracks in our nation's highest glass ceiling. There may not be a woman at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue just yet, but that's about the only office females haven't conquered. Check out how far women have come in American politics and government, and how far they still have to go.
TPL Highlight: July 22
Jason Collins, the first openly gay player in the NBA, talks about paving the way for future gay athletes and dangerous code words used to describe minorities. .
TPL Poll: July 23
Almost a third of parents believe their obese children are healthy.