How this current administration is pushing more women to run for office, the women behind the president and two high profile deportation cases bring to light the lives of undocumented mothers.Watch Video
Donald Trump's administration questioned for mixing business with his presidency. Elizabeth Warren silenced for reading Coretta Scott King's criticism of Jeff Sessions, leading to a feminist rallying cry. How IMAGO Relationship Therapy could soothe strained relationships.Watch Video
What are the implications for women and society at large if Neil Gorsuch is confirmed to the Supreme Court bench? Is Betsy DeVos fit to serve as Secretary of Education? Why it’s hard for low-income women to pull their families out of poverty. Interview with author Kristin Seefeldt.Watch Video
A historical photo depicting women who lived half their lives as slaves and half their lives as free people went viral.Watch Video
A push for women in politics, the women behind the POTUS & cracking down on deportation.
Contrasting policies in Oklahoma and Colorado show the polarization of the country
For a little more than an hour, Virginia Republican Dave Brat was interrupted as he fielded questions on health care, President Trump’s policies and the border wall. He drew notice last month for complaining that women were “in my grill no matter where I go.
This Building Was Once a Notorious Women’s Prison. Now It’s Becoming a Center for Feminist Organizing.
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Formerly incarcerated women are helping plan the transformation of Bayview Correctional Facility into a Women’s Building.
A ban on female army officers in Turkey wearing the Muslim headscarf has been lifted by the government.
‘Every person deserves to rest in peace': American Muslims raising money to repair vandalized Jewish cemetery
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After the desecration of a Jewish cemetery in St. Louis over the long holiday weekend, an incident in which more than 150 headstones were toppled or damaged, two American Muslim activists started a fundraiser to help pay for needed repairs.
By: Sallie Bingham
A Native American fable tells of the hummingbird that was able to put out a raging forest fire with one beakful of water at a time. There is guidance here for all of us who are already, after a month of this administration, feeling overwhelmed by noise and perhaps exhausted by the continuing crisis.
No one can take on all these issues at once. The number of petitions to be signed sometimes seems onerous. And yet this is the most important time yet for our participation to increase, rather than lag.Read More »
This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss women pursuing careers in politics, the female faces of the White House and immigration.
On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Conservative Commentator Dana White, Former Wall Street Journal Reporter Asra Nomani and Republican Strategist Rina Shah.
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