This week on TTC we continue our All About Women and Girls Film Festival with 'The Ties that Bind', winner of the Changing Attitudes about Gender category. In this documentary Filmmaker Diana Newton invites us to join her family on the journey through her younger sibling's gender change.Watch Video
This week we present the winner for the student entry category: Andie Eisen's Good Morning Mrs. Rice. In this sometimes personal journey, we follow the filmmakers as they research the peculiar case of Mrs. Rice. Are they finding "a piece of queer history" or something else entirely?Watch Video
A personal and heartfelt documentary on one family's experience with gender transition
Advocates lobby politicians to vote no on the pending tax bill.
Watch Women Who Have Accused Trump of 'Groping, Fondling, Forcibly Kissing, Humiliating, and Harassing' Them Speak Out
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Women who have accused President Donald Trump of sexual harassment and assault came together in New York City on Monday to share "their firsthand accounts of President Trump groping, fondling, forcibly kissing, humiliating, and harassing women" and demand that Congress launch an investigation into their allegations.
Some women, and men, worry the same climate that's emboldening women to speak up about sexual misconduct could backfire by making some men wary of female colleagues.
ABC removed celebrity chef Mario Batali from “The Chew” after four women accused him of sexual misconduct and groping over two decades. Three of the four women were Batali employees.
Amidst all the craziness and dysfunction in Washington, there is good news out of Colorado: thanks to our state’s program providing free long acting reversible contraception, the teen birth and abortion rate continued to fall dramatically. Teen pregnancies have been cut by half from 2009 through 2016. The abortion rate for women 15-19 has dropped by two-thirds (64%). The number of teens giving birth for the second or third time dropped 63 percent during the same time period
This week, PBS' To the Contrary w/Bonnie Erbé brings you a thoroughly enjoyable and creative documentary short 'Good Morning Mrs. Rice' by student filmmaker Andie Eisen. The first in a series of winning programs from our About Women and Girls Film Festival
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This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss changing the way sexual assault is addressed and the role of women in the 2017 election.
On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Hilary Rosen, Democratic Strategist; Carrie Lukas, President Independent Women’s Forum; Jennifer Higgins, GOP Political Strategist; and Fmr. Rep. Donna Edwards (D-MD)
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