Women's Film Festival

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Criminal Justice Reform for Women

Criminal Justice Reform for Women

Susan Burton on going from prison to recovery to leading the fight for incarcerated women

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TTC Extra: Fearless Girl Statue Settlement

TTC Extra: Fearless Girl Statue Settlement

The company behind the #FearlessGirl statue underpaid their female and black executives.

Women's News

Anita Sarkeesian: ‘It’s frustrating to be known as the woman who survived #Gamergate’
The Guardian

October 17, 2017  | Read More »

The critic was viciously targeted by trolls after speaking out about sexist tropes in video games. She explains how she is still fighting to change the industry and writing a book celebrating women overlooked by history

Men, you want to treat women better? Here's a list to start with
The Guardian

October 17, 2017  | Read More »

Over the last week, there’s been a lot of talk about how women are treated in the workplace – and elsewhere. TV writer Nicole Silverberg argues that if men want to step up, they can

100 Women: Your ideas on improving public safety for women <br>  BBC

100 Women: Your ideas on improving public safety for women
BBC

October 17, 2017  | Read More »

During this year's 100 Women challenge, our team is tackling harassment in public spaces - and asking our readers how to fight it.

#MeToo is spreading. Are men getting let off the hook?
The Washington Post

October 17, 2017  | Read More »

Two simple words appeared over and over on social media starting Sunday: me too. In the wake of the published allegations against Harvey Weinstein, actress Alyssa Milano urged women who have been sexually assaulted or harassed to disclose it with those two words on social media, to “give people a sense of the magnitude of the problem.” The response so far has been massive — there are hundreds of thousands of #metoo tweets, and by mid-morning Monday, more than 7 million people were “talking about this” on Facebook.


Blog

On International Day of the Girl, CEO of Together for Girls Talks About Fighting Sexual Violence

October 11, 2017 On International Day of the Girl, CEO of Together for Girls Talks About Fighting Sexual Violence

 

by Sawyer Phillips

 

“We know that a third of all women will experience sexual violence or intimate partner violence in their lifetime. So there’s so many of us but, most of us live our whole lives in silence,” says Daniela Ligiero, CEO of Together for Girls.

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Women & Gun Safety; Abortion Rights; Birth Control

October 06, 2017 Women & Gun Safety; Abortion Rights; Birth Control

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss if guns laws make women safer, politicians who are hypocritical on abortion, and the rollback on the Obamacare birth control mandate.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Washington Post’s Jennifer Rubin, Independent Women’s Voices Senior Policy Analyst Patrice Onwuka, Former Judge & Federal Prosecutor Debra Carnahan

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The Host

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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