Gwen Ifill shows how a new generation of African Americans is reshaping the political landscape.
Journalist and 2008 vice presidential debate moderator Ifill offers profiles of the emerging generation of African-American politicians who are changing our political landscape.
These leaders who are forging bold new paths include incoming President Barack Obama, Newark Mayor Cory Booker, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick, and U.S. Representative Arthur Davis- The Commonwealth Club of Silicon Valley
Gwen Ifill is moderator and managing editor of "Washington Week" and co-anchor and managing editor for "The PBS NEWSHOUR w/ Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff."
Reflecting on the recent inauguration of President Barack Obama, journalist Gwen Ifill argues his ascent to the highest office in the land presents a timely opportunity to reconsider race in a positive light.
"We have to find a way in this country to speak comfortably about race," says Ifill.