Mothers demand police reform. New Department of Justice study shows differences for survivors on and off campus. Jenny Nordberg chronicles Afghanistan's hidden third gender in "The Underground Girls of Kabul."Watch Video
UVA suspends all fraternity-related activity after an alleged gang rape occurs at a frat house. New study shows women are no longer "opting out". Turkish President Erdogan states women and men can never be equal.Watch Video
President Obama pushes an executive order that could shield millions from deportation. Over a dozen women allege Bill Cosby raped them, bringing up questions about statutes of limitations Ms. magazine honors women fighting assault & Gloria Steinem says rape can be eliminated.Watch Video
Foreign Service Officers are the face of America around the world. At a time in the not so distant past, FSOs were almost always white, middle to upper class and from the Northeast. Today, there are more women and minorities, but they are underrepresented. The State Department is working to remake the institution into one that looks like America today; diverse and multi-cultural.Watch Video
Moms vs. Police Brutality: Mothers demand police reform. Sexual Assault: New Department of Justice study shows differences ...
Manufacturing companies are trying to lure women to take jobs in the industrial sector. They hope that by hiring more women, ...
St. Monica Girls’ Tailoring Center in Uganda teaches skills that allow women to earn a living for themselves – and often for the children they bore as slave 'wives.'
This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss Grieving Mothers Demand Police Reform, New Sexual Assault Data, and “Bacha Posh”.
On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is The Gender Equality Project’s Megan Beyer; The Daily Signal’s Genevieve Wood; Conservative Commentator Darlene Kennedy; Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC)
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This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, we’re re-airing our special documentary “Becoming Papa: Fathers Key to Gender Justice.” We take you to the favelas of Rio de Janeiro where we follow two Brazilian men’s stories about turning away from a life of domestic violence and toward gender equality.
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