Jay Newton-Small

New America Fellow

Jay Newton-Small was a Class of 2016 & 2017 New America Fellow. She will explore Alzheimer’s disease and end of life care through a book she is writing about her father’s diagnosis and treatment. She is also researching the power of narrative on caregiving and how to build communities in long-term care homes. She is currently a correspondent for TIME magazine and author of Broad Influence: How Women Are Changing the Way Washington Works. Previously, she was a reporter at Bloomberg News. She is a graduate of Tufts University and has an MA from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.

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FELLOWS and NEW AMERICA
A Conversation With Jay Newton-Small

Jay Newton-Small was profiled in the Huffington Post.


BETTER LIFE LAB
How a Critical Mass of Women Can Change an Institution

Jay Newton-Small was interviewed by PBS Newshour about her book, Broad Influence.


FELLOWS and NEW AMERICA
Clinton Ekes Out the Narrowest of Wins in Iowa

Hillary Clinton eked out a narrow victory in the Iowa caucuses, winning 22 delegates to Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders’ 21 delegates.


FELLOWS and NEW AMERICA
Cracking the West Wing Boy’s Club: How Obama’s top women finally broke into the room

Under Obama, women had reached "critical mass" in high positions. So why did they still feel excluded?


BETTER LIFE LAB and NEW AMERICA
Author Jay Newton-Small on Hillary Running as a Woman

TIME's Jay Newton-Small, author of "Broad Influence," discusses her new book, Hillary Clinton and the influence of women in politics.


BETTER LIFE LAB and NEW AMERICA
Broad Influence

Jay Newton-Small hosts a discussion on women in security roles, and how they tackle domestic and foreign threats.


BETTER LIFE LAB and FELLOWS
Here's the Philosophical Fight Underlying the Democratic Debate

Jay Newton-Small wrote for TIME about philosophical difference in the Democratic Debate.


FELLOWS and NEW AMERICA
New book looks at women and their growing influence

In Jay Newton-Small’s new book she looks at the way women’s roles in the public and private sector are transforming.


BETTER LIFE LAB and FELLOWS
Broad Influence

Jay Newton-Small takes readers through the corridors of Washington, D.C. to demonstrate how women are affecting lasting change.


BETTER LIFE LAB
Working Women Are Looking Back to Get Ahead

If we want gender equality to be a fixture of the future of work, the first step may be to learn from our labor past.


FELLOWS and NEW AMERICA
A Member of the Worst Club in the World

In honor of Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, Jay Newton-Small tells the story of how she and her family became acutely, personally aware of the


The Worst Club in the World

In honor of Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, Jay Newton-Small tells the story of how she and her family became acutely, personally aware of the