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Politics & Race; Colleges Tackle Assault; Elena Vanishing

Politics & Race; Colleges Tackle Assault; Elena Vanishing

Politics & Race: Donald Trump and Jeb Bush criticized for what some perceive as anti-immigrant rhetoric. Colleges Tackle ...

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TTC Extra: Gun Control

TTC Extra: Gun Control

The father of slained WBDJ reporter Alison Parker, is fighting for effective gun control laws. As the number of shootings ...

Women's News

More Refugee Women, Children Heading For Europe

September 02, 2015  | Read More »

Geneva- The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) says the number of women and children fleeing countries of violence heading for Europe has increased sharply in recent months. UNICEF says those arriving in the gateway country of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia has tripled in the past three months.

Is Social Security Sexist? Why It Leaves Women At A disadvantage

September 02, 2015  | Read More »

That question could spark a spirited debate, but what's beyond argument is the fact that the now 80-year-old program often leaves women at a disadvantage.There are numerous reasons for that, many of which exist well beyond the confines of Social Security. But Laurence Kotlikoff, Boston University economist and co-author of "Get What's Yours: The Secrets to Maxing Out Your Social Security," says the program clearly was not designed with women in mind.

Women Welcome Pope's Remarks On Abortion

September 02, 2015  | Read More »

When Catherine Adair heard Pope Francis’ announcement Tuesday that all priests can now formally absolve women who have had abortions, she said that tears of gratitude ran down her face. It has been more than a quarter-century since Adair, then an unwed 20-year-old, had an abortion because she felt she had no choice.

Lane Bryant Changes The Conversation About Women...And Perceptions About Its Brand Too

September 02, 2015  | Read More »

An entire New York City F train emblazoned with large photographs of sexy women in lingerie certainly got people’s attention. It also sparked a change in the cultural conversation about women, beauty, and plus-sized bodies — and just as importantly, it changed perceptions of Lane Bryant , the brand behind the bold outdoor ad.


Blog

Politics & Race; Colleges Tackle Assault; Elena Vanising; Elena Vanishing

August 28, 2015  Politics & Race; Colleges Tackle Assault; Elena Vanising; Elena Vanishing

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss the Republican candidates and their controversial statements on race, whether campuses are safer in terms of sexual assault as students go back to school, and one woman’s harrowing journey suffering from anorexia.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is The Gender Equality Project’s Megan Beyer, Republican Strategist Rina Shah Bharara, Journalist Anushay Hossain, and The Washington Examiner’s Ashe Schow.

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Donald Trump; Trans Women & Sexism;
Senator Claire McCaskill

August 21, 2015 Donald Trump; Trans Women & Sexism; <br>Senator Claire McCaskill

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss Donald Trump’s impact on women voters, trans women and how they approach sexism, and Senator Claire McCaskill’s new book, Plenty Ladylike.

On the panel this week joining host  Bonnie Erbe is Founder, Exceptional Leadership Institute for Women Avis Jones-DeWeever; Author and Political Analyst Lara Brown; Senior Fellow at the Independent Women’s Forum Patrice Lee;  Founder, CEO and Editor-in-Chief of the Hispanic Post Clara Del Villar

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The Host

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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