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A Perhaps Hand: Art and Crisis

February 09, 2017

By Sallie Bingham:

Spring, e e cummings wrote, is “a perhaps hand in the window”—not like a perhaps hand but in fact a hand—tentative, unexpected, likely to be withdrawn without notice. As we bask here in Santa Fe in Blackberry winter—that short interval in February when the temperature rises into the forties, which is supposed to “set” the coming fruit on blackberry bushes—I’m reminded of that perhaps hand, which will be withdrawn when the next winter storm roars in, in two days.

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SCOTUS Nominee; Betsy DeVos for Education; Abandoned Families

February 03, 2017

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discussed President Trump’s supreme court pick, his controversial appointment of Betsy DeVos, and the challenges faced by African American women in poverty.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is Democratic Strategist Megan Beyer, Women Vote Trump Co-Founder Ann Stone, Senior Fellow at the Independent Women’s Forum Patrice Lee, and Director of the Women’s Bureau at the U.S. Department of Labor Latifa Lyles.

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41 Percent

February 01, 2017

By Sallie Bingham

Too mad to write.

I don’t think that has ever happened to me before, or if it has, I drained it off, productively, in writing unacceptably angry novels like my Upstate and Straight Man.

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March For Life; President Donald Trump's Cabinet

January 27, 2017

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discussed the Trump Administration’s policy implications that would affect women and children, and the lack of women and people of color on his cabinet.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is GOP Political Strategist Jennifer Higgins, Journalist Anushay Hossain, Women Vote Trump Co-Founder Ann Stone and Former Judge and Federal Prosecutor Debra Carnahan.  

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What A Day What A Day What A Day

January 23, 2017

By Sallie Bingham:

What a day what a day what a day.

Also, as it happened, the day before my birthday.

Somewhere, in some distant city, there was an event, an inauguration (we were demonstrating there, too) but I never saw a whisker of it.

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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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