What Will It Take To Make a Woman President? by Marianne Schnall

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Discover the obstacles that have held women back and what needs to change in order to elect a woman into the White House. Explore the changing paradigms occurring in politics and in our culture with the hope of moving toward meaningful and effective solutions -- and a world where a woman can be president.

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what will it take to make a woman president by marianne schnall

Founder of Feminist.com, Marianne Schnall, shares her interviews with politicians, public officials, thought leaders, writers, artists, and activists on
"What Will It Take to Make A Woman President?" Conversations About Women, Leadership, and Power.

women elected to congressPrompted by a question from her then-eight-year-old daughter, “Why haven’t we ever had a woman president?” Marianne Schnall set out on a journey to find the answer. She looked at the issues from a variety of angles and perspectives, gathered viewpoints from high profile, influential people across sectors, collectiing insights and personal anecdotes from Sheryl Sandberg, Maya Angelou, Gloria Steinem, Nancy Pelosi, Nicholas Kristof, Melissa Etheridge, Olympia Snowe, and many more.

What Will It Take to Make a Woman President? addresses the timely and broader goal of encouraging women and girls to be leaders and change agents in their lives, their communities, and in the larger world.

Marianne and her interviewees explore the changing paradigms occurring in politics and in our culture in order to hopefully move closer towards meaningful and effective solutions -- and the vision of a world where a woman can be president. ISBN 978-1-58005-496-6.

2015 was the year that welcomed the most women in Congress ever! That's the good news, but women’s representation is still dismal overall in leadership roles in politics and business. A portion of the proceeds go to Feminist.com’s Women & Leadership Initiative to continue the conversation and community around important questions related to women’s paths to leadership, how women are treated once they become leaders, and how to empower women leaders in our local communities. 

marianne schnall author of what will it take to make a woman president

Marianne Schnall is a widely published writer, author, interviewer, and the Executive Director of Feminist.com. Her writings and interviews have appeared in a variety of media outlets including O, The Oprah Magazine, TIME.com, In Style, CNN.com, EW.com, the Women's Media Center, and many others.

Marianne is a featured blogger at The Huffington Post and a contributor to the nationally syndicated NPR radio show, 51 Percent: The Women's Perspective. As founder and Executive Director of Feminist.com, a leading women’s website and nonprofit organization for nearly 20 years, she has been fostering feminist awareness, education, and activism for people all around the world. She is also the cofounder of EcoMall.com, one of the oldest environmental websites promoting earth-friendly living.

Marianne graduated from Cornell University in 1989 with a BA in English. She is also a graduate of the Women’s Media Center’s Progressive Women's Voices media and leadership training program. She is a contributor to Robin Morgan’s anthology, Sisterhood is Forever: The Women’s Anthology for a New Millennium. Through her writings, interviews, and websites, Marianne strives to raise awareness and inspire activism around important issues and causes.

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