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  1. glass ceilingnoun

    a ceiling based on attitudinal or organizational bias in the work force that prevents minorities and women from advancing to leadership positions

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  1. Jim Clyburn:

    Emotionally, people are attached to Hillary Clinton on many different levels, there are people who want to see the glass ceiling smashed and there are people who want to see our party lay out a progressive agenda.

  2. Bill Clinton:

    Although we weren't able to shatter that highest, hardest glass ceiling this time, thanks to you, it's got about 18 million cracks in it.

  3. Purvi Raniga:

    Internal resistance hinders our progress. Once we learn to overcome this internal resistance we can break any glass ceiling.

  4. Harris Pastides:

    I hope she is No. 1, she taught us how to break the glass ceiling for women's basketball and women's coaches right here at South Carolina.

  5. Merav Michaeli:

    I think it's my responsibility as a legislator to help women who cannot break this -- it is not a glass ceiling, it is an iron gate, it's our responsibility to take care of equality, to make sure that equality is not a matter of choice, but rather a mandatory issue.


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