Reproductive rights and other issues are picking up importance for 2020, according to polls. Ivanka Trump is the face of a new initiative to include women in negotiating. Deputy PM of Belgium Alexander De Croo tells us why he says we're in the "age of women."Watch Video
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Another shift in Trump's Administration.
An image of a tech event in which two women CEOs were poorly Photoshopped into a group of 15 men reignited a discussion last week about tech companies’ ongoing failures to meaningfully diversify their workforces.
Hundreds of people packed into the nondescript meeting room in southern Washington state to share the stories of Native American women who vanished years or even decades ago.
With waves of arrests, Pakistani investigators are trying to unravel trafficking networks that convince impoverished Pakistanis to marry off their daughters to Chinese men for cash, and they say evidence is growing that many of the women and girls are sold into prostitution once in China.
For the oldest child of a feared Camorra crime boss in southern Italy, the filial expectation was cruel but clear: to eventually run the family business. But Daniela Lourdes Falanga has defied expectations since childhood.Rather than conform to parental assumptions and enter the world of intimidation, violence and murder, Falanga became the first trans woman to be elected president of a chapter of Arcigay, the oldest rights organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex people in Italy.
This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss gender issues and the female candidates running for president, the White House’s women, security and peace initiative and Deputy of Prime Minister of Belgium Alexander De Croo’s book - The Age of Women: Why Feminism Also Liberates Men.
On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Patrice Lee Onwuka, Senior Policy Analyst at the Independent Women’s Voices; Erin Matson, Co-Founder, Reproaction; Ann Stone, Co-Founder, Women For Trump.
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This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss the multiple abortion laws nationwide that poses a threat to Roe V. Wade, President Trump’s immigration overhaul that focuses on skill instead of family.
On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Rina Shah, Republican Strategist; Genevieve Wood, Senior Advisor, The Heritage Foundation; and Siobhan-Sam Bennett, Chief Strategic Officer, Legal Momentum.
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