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Tarana Burke; Domestic Violence Scandal; School Tragedy

Tarana Burke; Domestic Violence Scandal; School Tragedy

Founder of #MeToo, two White House staffers quit, and students demanding action.

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TTC Extra: Maternal Mortality Among African Americans

TTC Extra: Maternal Mortality Among African Americans

Infant and maternal mortality is growing in the U.S. among African Americans.

Women's News

More Than Twice As Many Women Are Running For Congress In 2018 Compared To 2016
NPR

February 20, 2018  | Read More »

It was Saturday afternoon, and Abigail Spanberger was in a busy hallway at the Chesterfield County Public Library in Midlothian, Va., minutes away from training a room of about 40 campaign volunteers. She seemed ready for a quick interview, but then abruptly called out to her campaign manager.

#MeToo In Medicine: Women, Harassed In Hospitals And Operating Rooms, Await Reckoning

February 20, 2018  | Read More »

Inside a bright operating room, Dr. Christina Jenkins gripped her surgical clamp, ready to remove a skin graft. With her was a scrub tech, an anesthesiologist, and, across the operating table, the attending physician — a veteran trauma and burn surgeon.

Why Heart Attack Symptoms Are Sometimes Missed In Women

February 20, 2018  | Read More »

Among adults 55 and younger, women may be more likely than men to experience lesser-known acute heart attack symptoms in addition to chest pain, a new study has found.

'Black Panther' Is A Self-Esteem Boost, Especially for Brown Girls
The Inquirer

February 19, 2018  | Read More »

I grew up during a time when the Super Friends ruled Saturday morning cartoons, so, like many of my peers, the very thought of Black Panther — the franchise’s first movie with a superhero of color as its headliner — got me hyped. And trust, Ryan Coogler, the director behind Fruitvale Station and Creed, did one heck of a cinematic job. The film, starring Chadwick Boseman as title hero T’Challa and Michael B. Jordan as his nemesis, Erik Kilmonger, was amazing. The backdrops, especially those featuring rushing waterfalls, were majestic. The car chases were intense. And the costumes were Afro-futuristic exquisite.


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Tarana Burke; Domestic Violence Scandal; School Tragedy

February 16, 2018 Tarana Burke; Domestic Violence Scandal; School Tragedy

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss our in depth interview with  #MeToo founder, Tarana Burke, the scandal within the Trump administration, and a call to action for better gun control policies.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Siobhan “Sam” Bennett, Author & Political Advocate for Women; Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Patrice Lee Onwuka, Senior Policy Analyst, Independent Women’s Voices; Ann Stone, Co-Founder, Women For Trump

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#MeToo and Working Women;Teaching Hard History: American Slavery

February 09, 2018 #MeToo and Working Women;Teaching Hard History: American Slavery

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss how the #MeToo movement benefits low wage workers if at all and Behind The Headlines: Teaching slavery in High Schools.

 

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Latifa Lyles, Vice President, National Network to End Domestic Violence;  Jennifer Higgins, GOP Political Strategist; Avis Jones DeWeever Founder, Exceptional Leadership Institute for Women, Patrice Onwuka, Senior Policy Analyst, Independent Women’s Forum
 

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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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