Tucker, you are neither a liberal nor a progressive, though it is difficult to define what a progressive is their self description would usually include being in favour of diversity, inclusion, multiculturalism, affirmative action and equalityand they would be happy to see these things imposed by force or legal mandate, something they have in common with you, Brack Obama and Hillary Clinton.
You are an authoritarian although your hyperbolic style suggest you have a massive guilt complex and are overcompensating.
True liberals are a rare and endangered species in the USA, they believe in individual freedom and small government, equality of opportunity and equality before the law, but not in equality by force.
And they are far to intelligent to think that the past can be undone or that 42 female presidents would somehow balance the 42 males who have held they office. In fact just one female president would demonstrate why it was a good idea to choose men for president.
Angela Merkel is hailed as a great leader, yet Germany is in chaos, largely because of her unwillingness to listen to public opinion, Indira Gandhi twice left office with India at war (and she enacted some very unpleasant, authoritarian policies while in office, Benazir Bhutto twice left Pakistan in ruins, our own Margaret Thatcher declared war on the working class and the current job holder Theresa May has declared war on competence, Julia Gillard was thrown out of office with australia facing economic and social collapse, the list goes on …
Coherent, well written opinion pieces are always welcome even if they oppose our own view, this article, however, was merely a recitation of your prejudices.