Monday, March 13, 2017
6:30 p.m.
Sylvia and Danny Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College 


Part Two will take place at the Danny and Sylvia Kaye Playhouse, and features well-known commentators with vast knowledge about elections and the status of women in public life.  They will reflect on their own experiences and how those experiences apply to the 2016 elections.  The panelists are:

  • Gloria Steinem, Writer, Lecturer, Political Activist, and Feminist Leader
  • Hon. Kathy Hochul, NY State Lieutenant Governor 
  • Sonia Ossorio, President, National Organization of Women in New York 
  • Christine Quinn, President & Chief Executive Officer, Women in Need
  • Tiffany Dufu, Chief Leadership Officer, Levo

The panel will be moderated by Karen HunterPulitzer Prize–winning journalist, radio talk-show host and Distinguished Lecturer, Film & Media Department, Hunter College.


Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College
47-49 East 65th Street (between Park and Madison Avenues)
New York City


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Monday March 13
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Contrary to the predictions of pollsters and pundits, Hillary Clinton lost the 2016 presidential election. Why did she lose? Immediate analyses focused on economic anxiety and dissatisfaction over Clinton's use of a personal email server. Although those issues were undoubtedly important, this two-part event focuses on an additional factor that has received too little attention: sexism.
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