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Equality Study; Planned Parenthood; Anne-Marie Slaughter

Equality Study; Planned Parenthood; Anne-Marie Slaughter

Equality Study: A LeanIn.Org / McKinsey study looks at why women aren't equal in American corporations. Planned Parenthood: ...


TTC Extra: Teen Dating

TTC Extra: Teen Dating

According to Pew Research, teenagers are less inter-personally connected in relationships. One fourth of Americans meet ...


Who Was America's First Female Presidential Candidate?

October 07, 2015

By Neil Katz

As Hillary Clinton and Carly Fiorina try to elbow their way toward their political parties’ nominations, one may wonder: Who was the first woman to run for president?

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Doris Duke Takes Another Step

October 06, 2015 Doris Duke Takes Another Step

by Sallie Bingham

From the series: Doris Duke

You can find out more about my next book, working title Doris Duke: The Invention of the New Women, on my dedicated Doris Duke bibliography page.

After three and a half, soon four years, my biography of Doris Duke is moving slowly but steadily toward a publication date next spring. I wonder what she would think if she could sit at the breakfast table this morning with my editor and me and talk about who the book’s readers will be.

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Women's News

Isis Soldiers Told To Rape Women, "To Make Them Muslim"

October 08, 2015  | Read More »

Lalish, Iraq (CNN)Sitting on a shabby green sofa somewhere in the ISIS-controlled city of Mosul, Iraq, the militants laugh and joke as one of them films their excited chatter.

California Take A Big Step To Equalizing Pay Between Men And Women

October 08, 2015  | Read More »

This week, Governor Jerry Brown signed the Fair Pay Act, a new law that goes further than any federal measure to ensure equal pay for equal work. The law forces employers who pay more to a man working the same job as a woman to prove that the pay is based on elements other than gender.

The Role Of Women In The Ukraine Military Conflict

October 08, 2015  | Read More »

Amid the fighting in eastern Ukraine, high levels of gender-based violence continue to be reported in the conflict area, including sexual violence. Moreover, women in Ukraine are often excluded at a decision-making level, as well as from the military response to the crisis.

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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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