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Woman Thought Leader: Irene Bueno

Woman Thought Leader: Irene Bueno

Asian American relations under the Trump administration.


TTC Extra: First Female Eagle Scout?

TTC Extra: First Female Eagle Scout?

Sydney Ireland is hoping Scouts BSA recognizes her past efforts

Women's News

The ‘Accidental Bra Fairy’ Has Helped Homeless Women For Years. Now, She’s Helping Women Affected By The Shutdown.
Washington Post

February 13, 2019  | Read More »

About two weeks into last month’s government shutdown, Dana Marlowe, a.k.a. “The Accidental Bra Fairy,” put out a Facebook post in which she offered to help female federal employees who had no money for bras or feminine hygiene products.

Valentine's Day song Another Woman Gone raises voices in tackling violence against women and girls

February 14, 2019  | Read More »

Beverley Quinn, Laa Chol, Eurydice Dixon — these are the names of dead Australian women at the heart of a new music film clip called Another Woman Gone released as part of the global Valentine's Day campaign to end violence against women and girls.

Obama adviser Tina Tchen on solving politics' gender problem
Financial Review

February 14, 2019  | Read More »

Tina Tchen, former chief of staff to Michelle Obama and assistant to her husband Barack, saw her signature achievement in government shut down by Donald Trump.

DOJ employees call out lack of women in leadership positions

February 14, 2019  | Read More »

Washington (CNN)The Justice Department doesn't have a single woman in top-level leadership positions among seven of its divisions, according to the Department of Justice Gender Equality Network.


#Women2020; ERA; Women & The Draft

February 01, 2019 #Women2020; ERA; Women & The Draft

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss the growing number of female politicians running for president, a new push towards ratifying the ERA, and women in selective service: should women be forced to join the draft?

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Lara Brown, Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Linda Chavez, Chair Emeritus, Center for Equal Opportunity; Tiana Lowe, Contributor, Washington Examiner

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Women's March 2019; Ageism

January 11, 2019 Women's March 2019; Ageism

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss the controversy surrounding this year’s Women’s March and the effects of ageism on millions of Americans’ retirement plans.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Frmr. Rep. Donna Edwards; Megan Beyer, Wilson Center, Women In Public Service; Jennifer Higgins, GOP Political Strategist; Sabrina Schaeffer, Chariman, Independent Women’s Forum Leadership Circle .

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About the Host - Bonnie Erbé

To The Contrary Host: Bonnie Erbé

Bonnie Erbé is a nonpartisan, award-winning American journalist and television host based in the Washington, D.C. area who has ...

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