Podcast: Broad politics

Posted at 12:57 PM, Jan 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-28 12:57:21-05

Beyonce had it right. Who runs the world? Girls.

Just ask Jay Newtown-Small, a Time magazine correspondent and author of the new book, “Broad Influence: How Women Are Changing the Way America Works.”

This week on the podcast, Newton-Small speaks with host Jimmy Williams about her experience reporting her book and its key takeaway: Once women make up between 20 and 30 percent of an institution, they begin to impact and change the way that institution works.

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