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Our Nation's Infrastructure At Risk

Our Nation's Infrastructure At Risk

This To The Contrary documentary special takes a look at infrastructure.

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TTC Extra: Animal Abuser Registry

TTC Extra: Animal Abuser Registry

A Florida county approved a measure that will track people who abuse animals.

Women's News

‘Corporate Feminism’ Oppresses Women. Here’s How.
The Guardian

September 28, 2016  | Read More »

What would you do with £119,000? It’s a nice problem to have, but not one the majority of us will ever have to grapple with, given that the average UK income is £26,500.

Half Of Americans Don't Think Transgender People Should Be Able To Pick Their Bathroom <br> The Atlantic

Half Of Americans Don't Think Transgender People Should Be Able To Pick Their Bathroom
The Atlantic

September 28, 2016  | Read More »

Americans are still divided on transgender rights and identity. In a new study from Pew Research Center, 46 percent of respondents said transgender people should be required, presumably by law, to “use the public restrooms of the gender they were born into.” Fifty-one percent of those surveyed said the opposite—that transgender people should be allowed to use the restroom of their choice.

Suburban Women Find Little To Like In Donald Trump’s Debate Performance
The New York Times

September 28, 2016  | Read More »

WEST CHESTER, Pa. — Donald J. Trump badly needed to make an impression on women like Nancy Groux in Monday’s presidential debate. She is an undecided Republican who hungers for change in Washington and thinks business experience would be an asset in the Oval Office. In the light of Tuesday morning, it was clear that he had made an impression — but not a good one.

Expansion Proposed For Women's Health Services Without A Copay

September 28, 2016  | Read More »

The list of preventive services that women can receive without paying anything out of pocket under the health law could grow if recommendations from a group of mostly medical providers are adopted by federal officials later this year.


Blog

At Last

September 27, 2016 At Last

By Sallie Bingham

Last night’s debate—hardly even a debate, in the usual sense—proved to me and to many others that we have a winner in Hillary Clinton, a “Happy Warrior” in her bright-red suit and gleaming smile, as a commentator called her, a winner who is happy in winning and who brings joy to my heart—and to many others.

Her nomination, and soon, her election (by no means assured unless we all get out there and phone bank and canvas and vote) measures a big, although nearly invisible, shift in American culture, one that was taking place during the two decades when some of us felt we were stranded in the old way.

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Shootings & Racial Unrest; A Historical Senate Race

September 23, 2016 Shootings & Racial Unrest; A Historical Senate Race

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss the killings of black men and women by police and the historic California senate race.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is Journalist Anushay Hossain, Washington Examiner’s Ashe Schow, Conservative Commentator Dana White, and Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC).

Click read more to see what they had to say!

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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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