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The Controversy Over H-1B Visas

The Controversy Over H-1B Visas

To The Contrary explores how H-1B visas impact the life of an American worker.


Women's History Month Profile: <br> Jane Goodall

Women's History Month Profile:
Jane Goodall

Dr. Jane Goodall: The renowned conservationist on women & conservationism.

Women's News

Conservative women’s group knocked for giving ‘Working for Women’ award to Pence

March 23, 2017  | Read More »

The Independent Women’s Forum, a conservative think tank, has drawn fire on social media and from some progressive commentators for its decision to give its inaugural “Working for Women” award to Vice President Pence

A Third Of Black Women In Study Of Disadvantaged Neighborhood Have PTSD
Chicago Tribune

March 23, 2017  | Read More »

NNortasha Stingley doesn't remember a lot about the weeks after her 19-year-old daughter was shot and killed nearly four years ago. All she could do was cry. All she wanted to do was scream.

Hawaii Republican resigns from party after criticizing Trump

March 23, 2017  | Read More »

HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii lawmaker who says she was pressured to give up her leadership post at the statehouse after criticizing President Donald Trump resigned Wednesday from the Republican Party. Rep. Beth Fukumoto said members of the GOP refused to oppose racism and sexism including a suggestion by Trump to create a Muslim registry during his campaign.

Abortion is a women’s issue. So why do men dominate media coverage of it?

March 23, 2017  | Read More »

On the political spectrum, abortion may be categorized as a women’s issue. But in U.S. newspapers and wire services, men weigh in more often than women about reproductive rights, according to a new report commissioned by the Women’s Media Center and conducted by the research firm Novetta. An analysis of 1,385 pieces, including news stories, opinion columns and editorials, that appeared in 12 publications found that men wrote 52 percent of those pieces that had a byline attached, while women wrote just 37 percent of them.


Ugly Words

March 21, 2017

By Sallie Bingham

Not spoken, but written. Not signed. Left on my windshield… glimpsed on the bumper of a car in a parking lot here in Santa Fe. I won’t repeat them because they stick like burrs in memory. But we all know what they are, and we all know the abusive words they use.

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Women's History Month Profile: Gloria Steinem

March 20, 2017 Women's History Month Profile: Gloria Steinem

Gloria Steinem is an American feminist, journalist, and social and political activist who became nationally recognized as a leader and spokeswoman for the feminist movement in the late 1960s and early 70s.

Steinem currently travels internationally as an organizer and lecturer and is a media spokeswoman on issues of equality.

See the exclusive interview with To the Contrary here.

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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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