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WMC "Morning After" Call—Progressive Women's Voices on the Election

November 10, 2008

THE MORNING AFTER… The Women's Media Center held a POST-ELECTION DAY CALL to discuss the results of the race for President and the media’s coverage of women, moderated by WMC President Carol Jenkins and featuring WMC Progressive Women’s Voices participants. Click here for the MP3 recording of the conference call. PWV Participants are listed here, with longer bios available on our website: Gloria Feldt is a leading women's rights activist and a best-selling author, speaker, and media commentator at http://gloriafeldt.com, and a WMC Board Member. Pramila Jaypal is the founder and Executive Director of OneAmerica, formerly Hate Free Zone, a nonprofit organization that advances the fundamental principles of democracy and justice by building power in immigrant communities in collaboration with key allies. www.hatefreezone.org. Avis Jones-DeWeever, Ph.D. is the Director of the National Council of Negro Women’s Research, Public Policy, and Information Center, and an author and expert in electoral politics, the U.S. economy, and the impact of race and of gender on opportunity and outcomes. http://www.ncnw.org/centers/research.htm. Maria Teresa Petersen is the founding Executive Director of Voto Latino, a youth organization engaging the new generation of Americans in civic participation, and a regular political contributor to MSNBC. http://www.votolatino.org/.

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