Woman's Hour

BBC Radio 4

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The programme that offers a female perspective on the world


WH: Democracy Day

January 20th, 2015

Episode 122 of 720 episodes

A special Democracy Day edition. The Lord Speaker Baroness D'Souza, Helen and Laura Pankhurst, Kuwaiti artist and activist Shurooq Amin, Nan Sloane, Director of the Centre for Women and Democracy, and Girl Guides discuss women and democracy. Archivist Mari Takayanagi looks at the history of women trying to get into Parliament.