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Young Women Voters, Female Draft?, Feminist Football Fans

Young Women Voters, Female Draft?, Feminist Football Fans

Women's influence on pres elections, women & the draft, & "Tribal" author Diane Roberts

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Women's News

Threats Of Drafting Women Reveal The Lies Of Equality

February 09, 2016  | Read More »

Three candidates were exposed in the GOP debate Saturday night for falling for political correctness when they said women should be required to register with Selective Service, which means our daughters would be drafted along with our sons in time of war.

Women’s Health Advocates: Go Ahead, Push Your Agenda, But Please Don’t Call It “Empowerment”

February 09, 2016  | Read More »

Following the backlash to their recommendation that women of childbearing age should avoid alcohol unless they’re on birth control, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now saying they were misunderstood. The CDC’s Principal Deputy Director Anne Schuchat told the New York Times that their intention was to make clear that alcohol consumption can have harmful effects on fetuses and that these effects were preventable. They were not, she explained, suggesting that women should abstain from drinking on behalf of their hypothetical children.

One Way Women Have It Better Than Men At Work

February 09, 2016  | Read More »

As the number of breadwinner moms quadrupled over the past half-century, stereotypical gender roles began fading away. A dad who does his kids’ laundry is no longer an adorable anomaly. A mom grinding toward the corner office is just another ambitious employee.

Women Leaders Deliver Boost To Profitability

February 09, 2016  | Read More »

Forget women on boards and focus on women in leadership: that is the message from a major study of more than 21,000 public companies in 91 countries that found increasing the number of women in top management positions notably boosts profitability.


Blog

Black History Month Spotlight Series: Fannie Lou Hamer

February 09, 2016 Black History Month Spotlight Series: Fannie Lou Hamer

Check out the latest installment in our Black History Month Spotlight Series focusing on influential black women. 

Today's great American woman : Fannie Lou Hamer.

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Young Women & Elections; Military Draft; Football & Feminism

February 05, 2016 Young Women & Elections; Military Draft; Football & Feminism

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss young women and their political involvement, women registering for the draft & football and feminism.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is The Washington Examiner’s Ashe Schow, Co-founder, Reproaction Erin Matson, Journalist Blogger Anushay Hossain, Conservative Commentator Dana White


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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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