Episode 42

Running against All Odds

July 19, 2016
  • American Democracy
  • Social Issues
  • Women
  • U.S. Elections
  • Civic Engagement
  • Revitalizing U.S. Democracy

Professor Shauna Shames lays out why running for office often comes with additional costs for women and leads many to stay away from politics. Hillary Clinton has overcome the odds and may inspire others to run, but she is more of an outlier than the norm.

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