What can Americans expect from President Trump when it comes to cuts to social programs? Is the president daughter more about policy or PR? We look at the book about the groundbreaking black women of NASA that inspired the Oscar-nominated movie.Watch Video
How this current administration is pushing more women to run for office, the women behind the president and two high profile deportation cases bring to light the lives of undocumented mothers.Watch Video
Donald Trump's administration questioned for mixing business with his presidency. Elizabeth Warren silenced for reading Coretta Scott King's criticism of Jeff Sessions, leading to a feminist rallying cry. How IMAGO Relationship Therapy could soothe strained relationships.Watch Video
What are the implications for women and society at large if Neil Gorsuch is confirmed to the Supreme Court bench? Is Betsy DeVos fit to serve as Secretary of Education? Why it’s hard for low-income women to pull their families out of poverty. Interview with author Kristin Seefeldt.Watch Video
A push for women in politics, the women behind the POTUS & cracking down on deportation.
The White House advisor laid out her vision at CPAC.
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.
White House counselor Kellyanne Conway delivered a scathing critique of the contemporary feminist movement during remarks Thursday at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference.
With the upcoming Academy Awards, best picture nominee Hidden Figures is receiving more coverage than ever. Women in STEM was already a national conversation, but the film helped propel the topic into the forefront of many conversations.
The Trump administration's reversal of Obama-era protections that allowed transgender students in public schools to use bathrooms that correspond with their gender identity has angered civil rights groups.
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.Read More »
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.
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