How does the distribution of political power affect the life chances of people who are under-represented

Debates about abortion, same-sex marriage, and healthcare have had profound impacts on our political system. How does the distribution of political power affect the life chances of people who are under-represented in terms of race/ethnicity, class, and gender?

Conduct research and analyze how special interest groups, such as lobbies and grass roots organizations, may promote or prevent social change.

Write a 3-4 page paper, not including the required title and reference pages, APA format, at least two scholarly references.