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Women In Politics, White House Advocates & Deportation

Women In Politics, White House Advocates & Deportation

A push for women in politics, the women behind the POTUS & cracking down on deportation.

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TTC Extra: Contrasting Policies on Family Planning

TTC Extra: Contrasting Policies on Family Planning

Contrasting policies in Oklahoma and Colorado show the polarization of the country

Women's News

Congressman who complained about women ‘in my grill’ is heckled at town hall <br> Washington Post

Congressman who complained about women ‘in my grill’ is heckled at town hall
Washington Post

February 22, 2017  | Read More »

For a little more than an hour, Virginia Republican Dave Brat was interrupted as he fielded questions on health care, President Trump’s policies and the border wall. He drew notice last month for complaining that women were “in my grill no matter where I go.

This Building Was Once a Notorious Women’s Prison. Now It’s Becoming a Center for Feminist Organizing.
The Nation

February 22, 2017  | Read More »

Formerly incarcerated women are helping plan the transformation of Bayview Correctional Facility into a Women’s Building.

Turkey reverses female army officers' headscarf ban
BBC

February 22, 2017  | Read More »

A ban on female army officers in Turkey wearing the Muslim headscarf has been lifted by the government.

‘Every person deserves to rest in peace': American Muslims raising money to repair vandalized Jewish cemetery
Washington Post

February 22, 2017  | Read More »

After the desecration of a Jewish cemetery in St. Louis over the long holiday weekend, an incident in which more than 150 headstones were toppled or damaged, two American Muslim activists started a fundraiser to help pay for needed repairs.


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One Beakful At A Time

February 21, 2017 One Beakful At A Time

By: Sallie Bingham 

A Native American fable tells of the hummingbird that was able to put out a raging forest fire with one beakful of water at a time. There is guidance here for all of us who are already, after a month of this administration, feeling overwhelmed by noise and perhaps exhausted by the continuing crisis.

No one can take on all these issues at once. The number of petitions to be signed sometimes seems onerous. And yet this is the most important time yet for our participation to increase, rather than lag.

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Women In Politics, White House Advocates & Deportation

February 21, 2017 Women In Politics, White House Advocates & Deportation

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss women pursuing careers in politics, the female faces of the White House and immigration.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Conservative Commentator Dana White, Former Wall Street Journal Reporter Asra Nomani and Republican Strategist Rina Shah.

Click read more to see what they had to say!

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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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