Season 7 Episode 37

Women, Power and Politics

Aired Friday 9:00 PM Sep 19, 2008 on PBS
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Women, Power and Politics
Why does the U.S. rank below many developing nations in the percentage of women that hold political power? Award-winning journalist Maria Hinojosa interviews women in politics from the United States and around the world for an inside glance into the perils, achievements, and setbacks that today's women leaders face. The one-hour special includes America's view of women in positions of power. Hinjosa examines Rwanda where women make up half of the governing body of parliament to portray why the U.S. ranks 69th in the world for the number of women holding political power.moreless

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