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Women Thought Leaders: Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham

Women Thought Leaders: Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham

The Representative from New Mexico, Michelle Lujan Grisham on the need for policy changes.

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TTC Extra: Women Still Face Problems in Hollywood

TTC Extra: Women Still Face Problems in Hollywood

Women still face problems on multiple fronts.

Women's News

Apps Let Women Say #MeToo About Street Harassment
NPR

January 11, 2018  | Read More »

Elsa d'Silva was 13 years old. She was riding a local train in Mumbai with her mother, sister and brother. And just as she was about to get off, she felt it — a hand reaching up her skirt.

Trump Losing Ground With Women, Especially in the White Working Class

January 11, 2018  | Read More »

It’s no secret that there’s a “gender gap” in American politics, with men being more likely to vote Republican and women more likely to vote Democratic. And it’s also no surprise that in 2016, that gender gap increased: According to exit polls, Donald Trump won 52 percent of the vote among men and only 41 percent among women. By contrast, in 2008 John McCain won 48 percent among men and 43 percent among women, a five-point “gender gap” as compared to an 11-point gap in 2016. As the closest thing to an open misogynist leading a national ticket in a very long time, Trump’s weakness among women was predictable.


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Women's Movements and Women & the Cannabis Industry

January 12, 2018 Women's Movements and Women & the Cannabis Industry

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss women finding their voices through social media movements and marches & an interview with Dr. Chanda Macias one of two black women to own a dispensary in the United States.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Carrie Lukas, President, Independent Women’s Forum; Erin Matson, Co-Founder, Reproaction, Rina Shah, Republican Strategist

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All About Women & Girls Film Festival Student Category Winner: Good Morning, Mrs. Rice

December 01, 2017 All About Women & Girls Film Festival Student Category Winner: Good Morning, Mrs. Rice

 

This week, PBS' To the Contrary w/Bonnie Erbé brings you a thoroughly enjoyable and creative documentary short 'Good Morning Mrs. Rice' by student filmmaker Andie Eisen. The first in a series of winning programs from our About Women and Girls Film Festival 

 

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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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