Women's Film Festival

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Women's Movements; Women & the Cannabis Industry

Women's Movements; Women & the Cannabis Industry

What lies ahead for #TimesUp, #MeToo and #PowerToThePolls. The role of women in cannabis.

Webisode

TTC Extra: Russian Birth Tourism at Trump Properties

TTC Extra: Russian Birth Tourism at Trump Properties

Russian women are having children in Florida hotels to get their kids US passports

Women's News

Google Is Being Sued For Discriminating Against Men And Women. Both Can't Be True
NBC News

January 16, 2018  | Read More »

Google's lawyers — and any lawyer reading the complaint in the equal pay suit against the company alongside the class-action suit filed by former employee James Damore last week — probably feel like they are going through the looking glass.

One Year After Women's March, More Activism But Less Unity
New York Times

January 16, 2018  | Read More »

Amber Selman-Lynn wanted to help plan a women’s march in Mobile, Ala., this month to mark the first anniversary of last year’s huge protests across the country. The day had been significant for her.

Citi To Boost Pay For Women And Minorities, Closing Gaps In U.S, U.K., And Germany
USA Today

January 16, 2018  | Read More »

Citigroup will boost job compensation for women and minorities in a bid to close pay gaps in the U.S., United Kingdom, and Germany, becoming the first U.S. bank to respond to shareholder pressure about the inequalities.

Why A Side Gig Can Be Harder For Women
BBC

January 16, 2018  | Read More »

Will 2018 finally be the year that you turn your pet project into a money-spinner? Sadly, for most women, this dream is less likely to become a reality. Research from UK bank NatWest found that women are a third less likely to start a business than men, with fear of failure cited as a major barrier.


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Women's Movements and Women & the Cannabis Industry

January 12, 2018 Women's Movements and Women & the Cannabis Industry

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss women finding their voices through social media movements and marches & an interview with Dr. Chanda Macias one of two black women to own a dispensary in the United States.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Carrie Lukas, President, Independent Women’s Forum; Erin Matson, Co-Founder, Reproaction, Rina Shah, Republican Strategist

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All About Women & Girls Film Festival Student Category Winner: Good Morning, Mrs. Rice

December 01, 2017 All About Women & Girls Film Festival Student Category Winner: Good Morning, Mrs. Rice

 

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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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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