Bishops, Reverends and Parishioners talk about offering same sex couplesWatch Video
marriage blessing in their chosen houses of worship. We follow the Episcopal Church as it grapples with offering marriage blessings while not everyone in the church agrees.
The importance of women candidates and women voters for both parties. The Supreme Court justice lands in the hospital with three broken ribs, but is expected to make a full recovery.Watch Video
We speak with members of the church on their views on gay marriage
All About Women & Girls Film Festival Winner- Changing Attitudes About Gender: Love Wins
Trump expected to name State Department spokeswoman and former Fox News anchor Heather Nauert as next UN ambassador
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President Donald Trump has decided to name State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert as the ambassador to the United Nations, a source familiar with his decision said on Thursday.
People of color have made tremendous strides in entertainment, politics and sports in 2018. This year, box office records were broken by Marvel’s Black Panther, Crazy Rich Asians became the highest-grossing romantic comedy in a decade and women made history at the midterm elections, helping the Democratic Party regain control of the U.S. House of Representatives.
When Umber Ghauri turned 11, they began to notice prominent dark circles under their eyes. Ghauri’s family is Punjabi; the trait is common among Southeast Asians. Until then Ghauri’s mother would apply their makeup for them whenever they’d perform plays in the family living room. But Ghauri was about to be a full-fledged teen; they wanted to take their beauty regimen into their own hands.
The Trump administration separated 81 migrant children from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border since the June executive order that stopped the general practice amid a crackdown on illegal crossings, according to government data obtained by The Associated Press.
By: August Barham
During the 2018 midterm elections two voting demographics stood under the spotlight, women and young voters; I identify with both groups. Despite speculation on if these demographics would show in as strong numbers as anticipated, we did not disappoint.
The election brought the public's attention to young female voters, and proved that this demographic is showing up more than ever and has the power to influence the polls in a big way.
This election, I believe, was no fluke but rather represents a new and ongoing trend in voting. Here is why the United States should continue to pay attention to young female voters.
This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss what comes now after a historic midterm election for women and Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s recent hospitalization.
On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Megan Beyer, Wilson Center, Women in Public Service; Fmr. Rep. Donna Edwards (D-MD); Ann Stone, Co-Founder, Women For Trump; Rina Shah, Republican Strategist.
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To The Contrary Host: Bonnie Erbé
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