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Women Thought Leaders: Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers

Women Thought Leaders: Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers

Bonnie Erbe speaks with House Republican Conference Chair, Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers.

Webisode

TTC Extra: Jacki Zehner on Wonder Woman

TTC Extra: Jacki Zehner on Wonder Woman

Co-founder of Women Moving Millions is a huge Wonder Woman fan

Women's News

University of Rochester Students Accuse Professor of being a Manipulative Sexual Predator
CBS News

September 19, 2017  | Read More »

The University of Rochester is responding to claims it mishandled sexual harassment allegations against one of its star professors. A complaint filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) calls Florian Jaeger a "manipulative sexual predator." It also accuses university officials of retaliating against faculty who complained about his conduct.

Silicon Valley's Ellen Pao Tackles Sex Discrimination, Workplace Diversity in Memoir
CBS News

September 19, 2017  | Read More »

It was the lawsuit that rocked Silicon Valley. In 2012, tech investor Ellen Pao sued her employer, the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, for gender bias. She accused her bosses of not promoting her because she was a woman — and then retaliating against her when she complained.

On Sexual Harassment: I Don't Need a Thicker Skin, You Need a Conscience.
CNN News

September 19, 2017  | Read More »

Reading Amber Tamblyn's piece in The New York Times on the prevalence of sexual harassment in the film industry this weekend, I relived an event that happened to me almost 10 years ago.

40 million slaves in the world, finds new report <br> CNN News

40 million slaves in the world, finds new report
CNN News

September 19, 2017  | Read More »

More than 40 million people were estimated to be victims of modern slavery in 2016 -- and one in four of those were children.


Blog

DACA Protesters Plan to Continue the Fight

September 08, 2017 DACA Protesters Plan to Continue the Fight

by Sawyer Phillips

Signs in Spanish and English bobbed over the heads of DACA protestors in the early September humidity. “Undocumented and unafraid” and “Justicia y dignidad para los inmigrantes” (justice and dignity for immigrants) were just a few of the messages posted on banners. The emotion was thicker than the air. More than one hundred demonstrators gathered in front of the White House on Tuesday to protest President Trump’s decision to repeal the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy.

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Trump Gender Gap, Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program Cuts, Girl Scouts vs. Boy Scouts

August 25, 2017 Trump Gender Gap, Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program Cuts, Girl Scouts vs. Boy Scouts

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss Trump’s approval among men and women, cutting the teen pregnancy prevention program and allowing girls to join the Boys Scouts.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Carrie Lukas, President, Independent Women’s Forum; Lara Brown, Associate Professor, George Washington University; Manal Omar, CEO & Founder, Across Red Lines & Truman National Security Fellow; Rina Shah, Republican Strategist

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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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