Women's Film Festival
  • About Women and GIrls Film Festival <br> Winner: The Ties that BInd

    About Women and GIrls Film Festival
    Winner: The Ties that BInd

    This week on TTC we continue our All About Women and Girls Film Festival with 'The Ties that Bind', winner of the Changing Attitudes about Gender category. In this documentary Filmmaker Diana Newton invites us to join her family on the journey through her younger sibling's gender change.

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  • All About Women and Girls Film Festival <br> Student Category Winner

    All About Women and Girls Film Festival
    Student Category Winner

    This week we present the winner for the student entry category: Andie Eisen's Good Morning Mrs. Rice. In this sometimes personal journey, we follow the filmmakers as they research the peculiar case of Mrs. Rice. Are they finding "a piece of queer history" or something else entirely?

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  • Women Thought Leaders: Joan Williams

    Women Thought Leaders: Joan Williams

    In "What So Many People Don’t Get About the U.S. Working Class", Joan Williams discusses the way the media, politicians, and the upper class hav misunderstood America's working class and how it affected the election of Donald Trump.

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  • Women Thought Leaders: <br> Rep. Marcia Fudge

    Women Thought Leaders:
    Rep. Marcia Fudge

    Ohio Representative Marcia Fudge is calling on her fellow Democrats to make the case for a progressive and inclusive agenda and tell the story of what they've accomplished.

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Full Episode

Ties That Bind:TTC Film Festival Winner, Changing Attitudes about Gender

Ties That Bind:TTC Film Festival Winner, Changing Attitudes about Gender

A personal and heartfelt documentary on one family's experience with gender transition

Webisode

TTC Extra: The Senate Tax & TrumpCare Bill

TTC Extra: The Senate Tax & TrumpCare Bill

Advocates lobby politicians to vote no on the pending tax bill.

Women's News

Watch Women Who Have Accused Trump of 'Groping, Fondling, Forcibly Kissing, Humiliating, and Harassing' Them Speak Out
Common Dreams

December 11, 2017  | Read More »

Women who have accused President Donald Trump of sexual harassment and assault came together in New York City on Monday to share "their firsthand accounts of President Trump groping, fondling, forcibly kissing, humiliating, and harassing women" and demand that Congress launch an investigation into their allegations.

Will Misconduct Scandals Make Men Wary Of Women At Work?
ABC News

December 11, 2017  | Read More »

Some women, and men, worry the same climate that's emboldening women to speak up about sexual misconduct could backfire by making some men wary of female colleagues.

Mario Batali Accused Of Sexual Misconduct By Four Women; Removed From ABC’s ‘The Chew’
The Wrap

December 11, 2017  | Read More »

ABC removed celebrity chef Mario Batali from “The Chew” after four women accused him of sexual misconduct and groping over two decades. Three of the four women were Batali employees.

Colorado Proves That Empowering Women On Reproductive Health Works
Huffington Post

December 11, 2017  | Read More »

Amidst all the craziness and dysfunction in Washington, there is good news out of Colorado: thanks to our state’s program providing free long acting reversible contraception, the teen birth and abortion rate continued to fall dramatically. Teen pregnancies have been cut by half from 2009 through 2016. The abortion rate for women 15-19 has dropped by two-thirds (64%). The number of teens giving birth for the second or third time dropped 63 percent during the same time period


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All About Women & Girls Film Festival Student Category Winner: Good Morning, Mrs. Rice

December 01, 2017 All About Women & Girls Film Festival Student Category Winner: Good Morning, Mrs. Rice

This week, PBS' To the Contrary w/Bonnie Erbé brings you a thoroughly enjoyable and creative documentary short 'Good Morning Mrs. Rice' by student filmmaker Andie Eisen. The first in a series of  winning programs from our About Women and Girls Film Festival

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Changing the Culture; Election 2017

November 10, 2017 Changing the Culture; Election 2017

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss changing the way sexual assault is addressed and the role of women in the 2017 election.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Hilary Rosen, Democratic Strategist; Carrie Lukas, President Independent Women’s Forum; Jennifer Higgins, GOP Political Strategist; and Fmr. Rep. Donna Edwards (D-MD)

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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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