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Woman Thought Leader: Irene Bueno

Asian American relations under the Trump administration.


TTC Extra: First Female Eagle Scout?

TTC Extra: First Female Eagle Scout?

Sydney Ireland is hoping Scouts BSA recognizes her past efforts

Women's News

They Say They Were Sexually Abused By Priests, Then Silence. Now These Women Are Speaking Out.

February 21, 2019  | Read More »

Lucie was just 16 when she became involved with a Catholic religious community after attending a holiday camp in Switzerland. At the time, she told CNN, she was "very, very, very alone" and looking for friends and affection.

50 Women-Led Startups That Are Crushing Tech

February 21, 2019  | Read More »

Every year we talk about how this will be the Year of the Woman because of the incredible advances women are making. There's no doubt that 2019 will go down in history as the first time we saw a record number of diverse women serving in the US Congress and announcing their candidacy for President of the United States. But you know what isn't budging for the 12.3 million women US entrepreneurs who founded companies? Access to capital.

After Catsuit Controversy, Women's Tennis 'Modernises' Dress Code

February 21, 2019  | Read More »

The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) says it has "modernised" its dress code with the rollout of a new rule, allowing leggings and mid-thigh length compression shorts to be worn without a skirt or dress during matches. The change is part of a number of measures announced for the 2019 season, as the world body looks to take a "progressive" and "current" approach.

Emergency Caesarean Delays At Royal Hospital For Women Putting Babies At Risk, Doctors Say
ABC News

February 21, 2019  | Read More »

Dr Lucy Bowyer, chair of the Royal Hospital for Women's senior medical staff council, said expert guidelines recommended emergency caesareans be carried out within one hour for the safety of mothers and babies. But an audit revealed 50 per cent of cases at the hospital were forced to wait more than an hour.


#Women2020; ERA; Women & The Draft

February 01, 2019 #Women2020; ERA; Women & The Draft

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss the growing number of female politicians running for president, a new push towards ratifying the ERA, and women in selective service: should women be forced to join the draft?

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Lara Brown, Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Linda Chavez, Chair Emeritus, Center for Equal Opportunity; Tiana Lowe, Contributor, Washington Examiner

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Women's March 2019; Ageism

January 11, 2019 Women's March 2019; Ageism

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss the controversy surrounding this year’s Women’s March and the effects of ageism on millions of Americans’ retirement plans.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Frmr. Rep. Donna Edwards; Megan Beyer, Wilson Center, Women In Public Service; Jennifer Higgins, GOP Political Strategist; Sabrina Schaeffer, Chariman, Independent Women’s Forum Leadership Circle .

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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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