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Women Senators; Education Budget; Forced Marriage

Women Senators; Education Budget; Forced Marriage

Women up for reelection in the senate, cuts in education & an insidious problem.


TTC Extra: Baylor University Lawsuit

TTC Extra: Baylor University Lawsuit

A couple of Baylor University football players have been accused of sexual assault.

Women's News

‘Women Speak Out’: Powerful Stories From Survivors Of Sexual Assault

May 24, 2017  | Read More »

This week People is launching a new series—in print and on video—called “Women Speak Out.” It will be a series of interviews and profiles with women who have survived sexual assault and have come forward to seek justice—for their own sake, and for the sake of other women.

Should Progressives Abandon Identity Politics? No — New Report Suggests Women Of Color Should Lead The Movement

May 24, 2017  | Read More »

When Andrea Flynn, a fellow at the Roosevelt Institute, started work a year ago on a report about the racial and gender barriers holding back women of color in the United States — in conjunction with the Ms. Foundation — it was a very different political landscape. It’s not just that Donald Trump wasn’t yet president, but the notion that “identity politics” was some sort of toxin destroying liberalism had not yet really taken root.

How Trump's Budget Affects Women
The New York Times

May 24, 2017  | Read More »

The Trump administration has been the target of full-throated resistance from women on the left, who say it could be one of the most damaging to women in recent memory. We tested these accusations by using an analysis known as gender-based budgeting, and found that the deepest cuts in President Trump’s budget would be in the programs that spend more on women than on men.

Column: 'Women In Full Time Employment Work For Free For One Month Every Year' I'ntl

May 24, 2017  | Read More »

THIS WEEK, ALONG with my Labour Party colleagues in the Seanad, I will be introducing the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission (Gender Pay Gap Information) Bill 2017. If passed, this bill would require employers to publish information demonstrating any gender pay gap that exists in their organisation.


Mother Tongue

May 23, 2017 Mother Tongue

By Sallie Bingham:

This is for you, Keesha, laboring away in a windowless cubicle in Nashville to enable my new cell phone to work in France. This required two hours of ceaseless effort that included translating the questions of a higher-up male with an impenetrable East Indian accent, leaving me wrung out but never denting Keesha’s humor and calm competence.

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Women Senators, Education Budget, Forced Marriage

May 19, 2017 Women Senators, Education Budget, Forced Marriage

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss the women senators up for reelection (and we talk with three of them), Trump’s education budget cuts, and forced marriage in America.  

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is Ann Stone, Women For Trump; Debra Carnahan, Former Judge and Federal Prosecutor; Avis Jones-DeWeever, Founder, Exceptional Leadership Institute for Women; Patrice Lee, Senior Fellow at the Independent Women’s Forum

Click read more to see what they had to say!

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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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