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7 Steps to a Better Washington with Nancy Pelosi

Marianne Schnall | Dec 16, 2015

Marianne Schnall interviews Minority Leader of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi who broke the “marble ceiling” when she became the first female Speaker of the House in 2007. With the percentage of women in Washington still far too low in Pelosi’s opinion, she stresses “we need more women–Democratic and Republican women–serving in More »

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Interview with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

Marianne Schnall | Dec 10, 2015

Download the full transcript and follow along as you watch. Marianne Schnall interviews Kirsten Gillibrand, US Senator (D-NY) and creator of Off the Sidelines, an initiative that encourages women and girls to make their voices heard on the issues they care about. In this insightful interview, the senator shares her thoughts on sexism in politics More »

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Interview with Kay Bailey Hutchison

Marianne Schnall | Dec 1, 2015

Download the full transcript and follow along as you listen. Marianne Schnall interviews businesswoman, author, and former US Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX). With over twenty years’ experience serving in the Senate, Hutchison tells us about her firsthand experience seeing the climate improve for women in Washington since she first took office in 1993. In the More »

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Interview with Anita McBride

Marianne Schnall | Nov 17, 2015

Download the full transcript and follow along as you listen. Marianne Schnall talks to Anita McBride, Executive in Residence at the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies at American University’s School of Public Affairs. As the former Director of White House Personnel, McBride’s White House service spans two decades and three presidential administrations. In this candid More »

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Interview with Michael Kimmel

Marianne Schnall | Nov 10, 2015

Download the full transcript and follow along as you listen. Marianne Schnall interviews Michael Kimmel, one of the leading researchers and writers on men and masculinity in the world today. Distinguished professor of Sociology and Gender Studies at Stony Brook University, Kimmel directs the Center for the Study of Men and Masculinities and is the author of More »