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War on Women; Yes Means Yes; Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz

War on Women; Yes Means Yes; Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz

War on Women: Have Republicans defused the "war on women" rhetoric? Yes Means Yes: An initiative to end campus rape faces ...

Webisode

 TTC Extra: Feminist Critic Anita Sarkeesian & #GamerGate

TTC Extra: Feminist Critic Anita Sarkeesian & #GamerGate

Feminist critic Anita Sarkeesian cancelled her event in Utah after receiving death and rape threats. She has been the target ...

Women's News

U.S. Marines Tap Female Executives For Advice On Growing Women In Ranks

October 20, 2014  | Read More »

(Reuters) - Last spring, U.S. Marine Corps Commandant General James Amos did not even know who Sheryl Sandberg was. Six months later he is good friends with Sandberg, the chief operating officer of social media company Facebook Inc (FB.O), a top advocate for empowering women to take on leadership roles.

Kurdish Women Fight on Front Lines Against Islamic State

October 20, 2014  | Read More »

When 19-year-old Dilar and her girlfriends learned last spring that a woman who taught at a local school had died fighting Islamic State, they made a pact: They would join an all-female Syrian Kurdish brigade named in the teacher’s honor.

DNA Said to Protect Hispanic Women From Breast Cancer

October 20, 2014  | Read More »

A genetic trait protects many women of Latin American descent from breast cancer, researchers probing the ethnic biology of cancer said Monday. If confirmed, the finding may lead to more effective genetic testing for women at risk, by helping to determine who most needs to take preventative measures. Breast cancer is the most common cause of cancer deaths among women.

Joni Ernst Faces Big Problem In Iowa Senate Race: Women Voters

October 17, 2014  | Read More »

Republican Joni Ernst is trying to become the first woman elected to Congress from Iowa. But in her Senate race – like others nationwide – women voters could be a lifeline for the Democrats.


Blog

Women CEOs; Egg Freezing; Male Sexual Assault

October 17, 2014 Women CEOs; Egg Freezing; Male Sexual Assault

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss why women still have a long way to go in the business world, the controversy of egg freezing benefits for female employees, and male sexual assault.

On the panel this week joining host  Bonnie Erbe is The Daily Signal’s Genevieve Wood; Senior Fellow at the Independent Women’s Forum Patrice Lee; Progressive Commentator Patricia Sosa; President of the National Network to End Domestic Violence Kim Gandy

Click “read more” to see what they had to say!

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What Apple and Facebook Don’t Know About Egg Freezing

October 15, 2014 What Apple and Facebook Don’t Know About Egg Freezing

By Miriam Zoll

Apple and Facebook are covering the cost for female employees to freeze their eggs, in an effort to help balance challenges of childbirth and career-building. But should egg freezing really be deemed the 'new women's movement'? Author and advocate Miriam Zoll sheds light on the misinformation surrounding this procedure's health risks and why we should be demanding workplace policy changes instead.

Click "read more" to learn why!

 
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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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