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Women in Politics; Childcare; Death Penalty

Women in Politics; Childcare; Death Penalty

Success for women, childcare & campaigns, and waning support for capital punishment

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TTC Extra: Two More Women May Have Deals With Trump

TTC Extra: Two More Women May Have Deals With Trump

Stormy Daniels's lawyer claims more women have similar deals

Women's News

Sexual exploitation of women in 'pop-up brothels' is widespread, report says

May 21, 2018  | Read More »

Vulnerable women are being sexually exploited on an industrial scale in “pop-up brothels” run by trafficking gangs, according to a report.

'We are who we are': what these 100-year-old women teach us about beauty

May 21, 2018  | Read More »

When I started shooting this story, I wished to talk about elderly women’s conditions in general, but I had no clear idea about what angle I was going to take. I took pictures of nothing and everything surrounding these centenarians from the Montérégie region in Québec, Canada. But one thing kept occurring: every single woman I photographed wanted to groom herself to make sure she would look good in my pictures. This is how it became a story about beauty.

Tamsin Greenway: Why it's time to #ShowUp for women's sport

May 21, 2018  | Read More »

The last few years have seen so many great stories. From success at the Olympics to England's Cricket World Cup win to the amazing gold medal England Netball took at the Commonwealth Games.

Revolving door of despair: Drugs land more women behind bars

May 21, 2018  | Read More »

On opposite sides of the county jail, a mother and her son chat about school, girls, birthday gifts — and their future together. They aren't allowed to see each other face-to-face, so the inmate and the fifth-grader connect by video.


Blog

Women in Politics; Childcare; Death Penalty

May 20, 2018 Women in Politics; Childcare; Death Penalty

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss women candidates taking over the primaries, how child care and paid family leave is funded, and the death penalty.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Lara Brown, Associate Professor, George Washington University; Rina Shah, Republican Strategist; Julie Gunlock, Senior Fellow, Independent Women’s Forum; Atima Omara, President Emeritus, Young Democrats of America

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Enough is Enough; Girl Cub Scouts; How Change Happens

April 27, 2018 Enough is Enough; Girl Cub Scouts; How Change Happens

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists Erin Matson, Patrice Lee Onwuka, Anushay Hossain, and Karin Lips discuss #EnoughIsEnough, Girl Cub Scouts, and Behind the Headlines: How Change Happens, a book by Leslie Crutchfield of Georgetown’s Global Social Enterprise Initiative.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Anushay Hossain, Founder, Anushay’s Point;  Patrice (Lee) Onwuka, Senior Policy Analyst at the Independent Women’s Voices; Karin Agness Lips, President, Network of Enlightened Women; Erin Matson, Co-Founder, Reproaction
 

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The Host

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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