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.

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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

Young Women Using ADHD Medicine Up 700 Percent Over 8 Years, CDC Report Finds
ABC News

January 19, 2018  | Read More »

The number of women in their late 20s who filled a prescription for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) medicine skyrocketed by 700 percent between 2003 and 2015, according to a report released today by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

From Cattle To Peanut Butter Cakes, Women In Niger Pool Resources To Build Businesses
PBS Newshour

January 19, 2018  | Read More »

Aichatou Bako and her husband were jobless in the village of Tibiri, Niger, and they had to pull their five children out of school because they couldn’t afford the fees. They ate only once a day. “I had two (sets of) clothes. I (would) wear one and wash one,” she said.

Is The Women's March More Inclusive This Year?
USA Today

January 19, 2018  | Read More »

This weekend is an important horizon on the U.S. landscape of women's history: People across the nation will mark the anniversary of the historic Women's March on Washington. But for some women, the anniversary is another reminder of the shortcomings of the 2017 Women's March.

The U.S. Fertility Rate Is Down, Yet More Women Are Mothers
New York Times

January 19, 2018  | Read More »

A baby bust. The fertility rate at a record low. Millennials deciding not to have children. There has been a lot of worry about the state of American fertility.


Blog

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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