The “How Women Become Political” event that LWVMA partnered with in October will air on C-Span Tuesday, Nov. 26, at 8 p.m. and Friday, Nov. 29, at 1:30 p.m. It’s titled “History of Women in American Politics.”
After it airs, the program will be available online at the C-Span website. Note the program is on C-Span, not C-Span 2 or C-Span-3.
Enjoy this rousing look at the first woman to speak to a legislature, and the discussion of women in politics that follows with
- Gloria Steinem, feminist, activist, author
- Ayanna Pressley, Boston City Councilor at-Large
- Kerry Healey, President of Babson College and former Massachusetts Lieutenant Governor
- Ambassador Swanee Hunt, Chair with Healey of Political Parity
- Callie Crossley of WGBH moderated the program