• Arresting Parents, Promoting Diversity,<br>What Women Want

    Arresting Parents, Promoting Diversity,
    What Women Want

    Mothers are being arrested for child endangerment. Female and minority executives are penalized for advancing workplace diversity. Deborah Rhode says the women's movement needs a jump start. PANEL: Avis Jones DeWeever, Erin Matson, Jennifer Marshall, Rina Shah

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  • Clinton vs. Warren; Hobby Lobby;<br>Female Genital Mutilation

    Clinton vs. Warren; Hobby Lobby;
    Female Genital Mutilation

    Elizabeth Warren is being touted as a possible “spoiler” against Hillary Clinton for the Democratic nomination. The Green family behind Hobby Lobby aims to build a bible museum in Washington, DC. How Female Genital Mutilation affects American women and girls. PANEL: Cari Dominguez, Debra Carnahan, Darlene Kennedy, Anushay Hossain

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  • Obama & Border Crisis;<br>Gay Rights; Teach a Woman to Fish

    Obama & Border Crisis;
    Gay Rights; Teach a Woman to Fish

    The President spars with Congress on how to handle the immigration crisis. A teacher says discrimination based on sexual orientation is the same as gender discrimination. Ritu Sharma of Women Thrive Worldwide on why helping women can help entire communities. PANEL: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, Francesca Chambers, Patrice Lee, Patricia Sosa

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  • Faces of Courage: Intimate Portraits<br>of Women on the Edge

    Faces of Courage: Intimate Portraits
    of Women on the Edge

    Photographer Mark Tuschman dedicates himself to raising awareness on international issues regarding women and children. Now he is launching a campaign to fund the publishing of his book: click here

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  • Becoming Papa

    Becoming Papa

    Travel an arduous journey with two men who live in homes riven with domestic violence as they transition to living violence-free.

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Clinton vs. Warren; Hobby Lobby; Female Genital Mutilation

Clinton vs. Warren; Hobby Lobby; Female Genital Mutilation

Clinton vs. Warren: Elizabeth Warren is being touted as a possible “spoiler” against Hillary Clinton for the Democratic ...

Webisode

TTC Extra: Republicans and Abortion

TTC Extra: Republicans and Abortion

According to reports, Republican women think they can woo voters by talking about abortion. They see their victory in the ...

Women's News

Women’s Rights Issues Gather Support Among Candidates

July 25, 2014  | Read More »

With two weeks to go in an August 7 election that includes a general election for county offices and a primary for state and federal positions, the role of women in society and the rights accorded to them are subjects that have begun looming large.

Right Wing Plans to Reframe ‘Women’s Health Issues’ to Focus on Preventing Brittle Bones

July 25, 2014  | Read More »

The GOP is working hard to rebrand its “War on Women” image, particularly after the Supreme Court’s recent decision on Hobby Lobby has given Democratic candidates even more ammunition to wield reproductive health as an election issue. And as the New York Times reports, the right-wing players involved in that effort are working on reclaiming “women’s health” as a set of policies the GOP can actually get behind.

What We Women Want

July 25, 2014  | Read More »

Just the other day when I was home in Dunn, a woman standing in the checkout line told me that she felt as though she had less money in her pocket. And, unfortunately, she’s right. Did you know that the average clothing cost for children has risen $310 during the president’s term and that food costs have risen an average of $210? Or that an average family of four is missing as much as $1,120 from their monthly budget? I bet women do.

Is Girl Scout Barbie a Bad Role Model for Our Girls?

July 25, 2014  | Read More »

This week the new Girl Scout Barbie made her debut. Little girls everywhere squealed with delight and opponents cringed. In this article from TODAY parents, a psychologist said, “Barbie is basically a terrible role model for girls.” Another article from SFGate took a deeper dive into the critics’ concerns. While I’m not the biggest Barbie fan, I have to disagree.


Blog

Arresting Parents, Promoting Diversity, What Women Want

July 25, 2014 Arresting Parents, Promoting Diversity, What Women Want

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss Arresting Parents, Promoting Diversity, and Debra Rhode’s new book What Women Want.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is Focus Point Host Dr. Avis Jones DeWeever, RH Reality Check Editor Erin Matson, The Heritage Foundation’s Jennifer Marshall, and Republican Strategist Rina Shah.


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Clinton vs. Warren, Hobby Lobby, Female Genital Mutilation

July 18, 2014 Clinton vs. Warren, Hobby Lobby, Female Genital Mutilation

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss Hillary Clinton vs. Senator Elizabeth Warren, Hobby Lobby, and Female Genital Mutilation.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is Former EEOC Chair Cari Dominguez, Former Judge & Federal Prosecutor Debra Carnahan, Conservative Commentator Darlene Kennedy, and Journalist Anushay Hossain.


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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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