Inclusive Politics (part 1) - 3:27
with Jessica Byrd
Posted Mar 20, 2017
Women make up half of the U.S. population, but are still a minority in elected office. Why does this disparity exist and how can women be engaged in the political process to build a reflective democracy An interview with Jessica Byrd, Campaign Director for Democracy in Color. This discussion continues in part 2 (Inclusive Politics) Visit the Democracy in Color on the web, on Facebook, or follow on Twitter.
Hosted by: Robert Traynham Produced by: National Newsmakers Team

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