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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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For Women in Science

November 24, 2014 For Women in Science

by Cari Stein

To the Contrary Executive Producer

There is a gender gap in STEM, Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.  That fact is no surprise to our viewers.  To the Contrary has been reporting on the issue for years now. Not too long ago we discussed the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development’s findings that 15-year-old girls around the world, outperform boys in science – EXCEPT in the United States, Britain and Canada.

 

But what is surprising is that the gap is not  being closed in any appreciable way.  So what can be done?  One solution is to highlight successful women scientists, technology wizzes, engineers and mathematicians.   Even more powerful is when that is  coupled with mentorships.  Earlier this month the two came together as L’Oreal USA celebrated their 2014 For Women in Science Fellows. 

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Immigration; Bill Cosby; Ms. Magazine Awards

November 21, 2014 Immigration; Bill Cosby; Ms. Magazine Awards

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss the immigration showdown, rape accusations against Bill Cosby, and the Ms. Magazine Wonder Awards and why Gloria Steinem says sexual assault can be eliminated.

On the panel this week joining host  Bonnie Erbe is Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton; Republican Strategist, Rina Shah; Former President Women’s Campaign Fund, Siobhan "Sam" Bennett; The Daily Signal’s Genevieve Wood


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