Have you seen Andrea Mitchell's new Lean Forward promo? The spot features Andrea in Philadelphia, talking about her first job and how she learned to overcome obstacles in a male-dominated world of journalism. She talks about a trip to Sudan with Condoleezza Rice, and how she was literally pulled out of an interview by security forces for asking a question that was deemed out of line.
Check out the promo below - as well as the clip from the Nightly News interview that Andrea conducted (or attempted to, anyway) in Sudan.
"Judge us by the ability to do the job, not by our gender," says MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell.
July 21, 2005: NBC's Andrea Mitchell reports on a trip to Sudan by Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice that got off to a rough start, as U.S. officials and journalists, including Mitchell, were hassled.