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The double binding of women of color in politics

April 26, 2017 Natasha Ishak 0

Natasha Ishak
Do candidates who are women of color fare worst because of gender and racial discrimination? Judith Garcia, the youngest elected city council member in Chelsea and the daughter of a Honduran immigrant, talks about her victory among the challenges she faced in the election. Author and researcher Carol Hardy-Fanta shares new data on elected women of color from her recent book.