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Hillary Clinton vs. Complacency ; Intergenerational Poverty

August 12, 2016

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss the latest developments in the presidential race and how to keep young people from falling into the cycle of poverty.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Exec. Director IWF Sabrina Schaeffer, Daily Mail’s Francesca Chambers, Associate Professor George Washington Lara Brown

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Small Is…

August 11, 2016

by Sallie Bingham

I’ve lived in houses scaled from enormous to large (in that order) all my life, with the inevitable burdens and complexities that come with taking care of large spaces and many rooms—and the discomfort I feel with such obvious signposts of privilege. Not too many of us can choose whether to live large or small; I can.

I exercised that choice by renting Cottage Number 2 from a website last September when I was feeling my periodic need to escape, particularly to escape to the ocean off the coast of New England.

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Mule Day in Santa Fe

August 09, 2016

by Sallie Bingham

I grew up in Kentucky with a pair of mules, used to pull a grass cutter. I didn’t have a personal relationship with them; mostly, their big heads loomed over me as they looked at me from their stalls in the old rickety barn. But for some reason, I’ve always been fascinated by them, perhaps because Kentucky and Tennessee were said to breed the best mules in the country because they were part thoroughbred.

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Women's Equality: A National Monument

August 05, 2016

This week on a special documentary episode of To The Contrary, Bonnie Erbe explores the historic Belmont Paul Women’s Equality National Monument, the final headquarters of the National Woman’s Party. Declared a national monument in 2016 by President Barack Obama, the 200-year-old home sitting on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. is a treasure trove of the Women’s Suffrage Movement.

With the country’s first feminist library being housed in the Belmont Paul Women’s Equality National Monument, Bonnie reports on the work done by Alice Paul and other suffragists who lived in this house. The impressive collection showcases their push for the Equal Rights Amendment and women’s equality all around.

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Hillary Accepts Nomination & Role of Family in the Race

July 29, 2016

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss Hillary Clinton, the first woman to win a major party presidential nomination. But can she win? Will Democrats unite around her? Then, families and politics. Did the Democrats overdo the emphasis on family in Philadelphia? And the battle of the daughters, Chelsea takes on Ivanka.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is Judge and Federal Prosecutor Debra Carnahan, GOP Political Strategist Jennifer Higgins, Civil Rights Lawyer Jenifer Rajkumar, and Political Commentator Amber Smith.

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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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