Watch the full interview with California Rep. Loretta Sanchez on what needs to be done to fight sexual assault in the military.Watch Video
This week, More Plan-B controversy; Are millennials more spoiled and materialistic? Behind the headlines: Sex and the Citadel. Author Shereen El Feki on the relationship between sex and Islam. PANELISTS: Patricia Sosa, Nicole Kurokawa Neily, Marjorie Clifton, Francesca Chambers, Manal Omar.Watch Video
A special documentary edition of To the Contrary featuring the New Americans. We visit China and Southern California where ...
Non-profit group Save the Children released a statistic stating 50% more babies die on their first day of life in the United ...
Just about everything about Pope Francis rings true. A mere two months into his papacy he has shed many of the Church's gaudy and inapt symbols of materialism and returned the philosophical focus of the Church to where Jesus Christ would have wanted it to be: on the poor. Banished to the closets of the Vatican are his predecessors' ornate Renaissance vestments along with an assortment of un-Christ-like ostentatious adornments including a solid gold crucifix.Read More »
By Katie Snider, Associate Producer
Janet Napolitano, U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, discussed her career in politics, the country’s safety, and what it’s like to run the show in a male dominated organization at the Women of Washington event Thursday. Napolitano was candid about the protection of U.S. citizens just a month after the Boston Marathon Bombings.
“We have a much better understanding of what terrorism is. . . We’re still figuring out what causes someone to look at radical literature and then to carry out an act of terrorism. . . We have the capacity to respond and get a community back on its feet quickly . . . that didn’t exist 10 years ago.”Read More »
Three-term City Councilman Eric Garcetti's relentless campaigning paid off early Wednesday as he decisively won a hard-fought race to become Los Angeles' next mayor, scoring well with voters across the sprawling city and even challenging rival Wendy Greuel on her home turf in the San Fernando Valley.
Anthony Weiner, whose career as a congressman collapsed after he posted sexually suggestive pictures of himself on Twitter, has announced that he’s running for mayor of New York City.
According to the National Women's Law Center, in 2010 women held a tiny percentage -- 2.6 -- of the U.S.'s 8.4 million construction jobs, the same percentage they held in 1983. The NWLC faults "barriers such as gender stereotypes, sexual harassment, a lack of awareness about opportunities in construction, and insufficient instruction."
Our annual snapshot of the 100 women with the most impact are top politicians and CEOs, activist billionaires and celebrities who matter. In roughly equal measure you’ll find next gen entrepreneurs and media mavens, technologists and leaders in philanthropy — all ranked by dollars, media momentum and impact (see full methodology here).
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