Election & Black Vote: Bernie Sanders & Hillary Clinton make their pitches to black voters.. Raising the Race: Riché Barnes’s new book talks about the unique experience of black mothers and career women.. Black Heroines: For Black History Month, we reflect on influential black women who have changed the world.Watch Video
WUFPAC and young female politicians urge young women to make their voices heard. Should women be drafted into the armed forces? It's Super Bowl time again! Diane Roberts asks: can feminists be football fans?Watch Video
Academic Gender Gap: Have researchers found the reason behind the gap between boys and girls in school? Trump Feud: The role of gender in Donald Trump's feud with Fox. Ambassador Swanee Hunt: We hear the amazing story of how Rwandan women rebuilt their country.Watch Video
Women's influence on pres elections, women & the draft, & "Tribal" author Diane Roberts
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Carly Fiorina is exiting the Republican presidential race after a seventh-place showing in last night's New Hampshire primary. "While I suspend my candidacy today, I will continue to travel this country and fight for those Americans who refuse to settle for the way things are and a status quo that no longer works for them," said Fiorina in a statement.
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Perhaps the Clinton campaign's internal polling had, by this weekend, made it clear just how poorly Hillary Clinton was doing among New Hampshire women. Maybe that triggered some kind of distress signal broadcast to Clinton's high-profile female supporters and surrogates. Maybe that helped set in motion the entire Madeleine Albright-Gloria Steinem-Hillary Clinton fiasco this week.
“They have a look in their eyes—they look like they are possessed,” says Amira, a Nigerian woman held captive by Boko Haram fighters for several years. “They would even drink the blood of the people they killed,” she adds, using her hands to tip an imaginary bowl of blood to her mouth.
EL CAJON, Calif. — “Free Pregnancy Testing,” reads the large sign in front of the East County Pregnancy Care Clinic, on a busy intersection of this impoverished city east of San Diego.
This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss important topics relating to Black History Month. We talk about the importance of the black vote in the presidential race, the new book Raising the Race, and important black heroines.
On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is Avis Jones-DeWeever, the Founder of the Exceptional Leadership Institute for Women; DC Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton; Conservative Commentator Dana White; and Patrice Lee, Senior Fellow at the Independent Women’s Forum & National Spokeswoman for Generation Opportunity.
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Check out the latest installment in our Black History Month Spotlight Series focusing on influential black women.
Today's great American woman: Michelle Obama
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