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We highlight Judy Chicago's art journey in creating the genre of feminist art. Chicago talks about her famous installation: The Dinner Party and the importance of institutions like the National Museum of Women in the Arts.
Full length interview with Everly Macario
This week an exclusive 'To The Contrary' documentary; 'Hidden Health Hazards: Combating The Crisis of Our Food and Water.' Host Bonnie Erbe takes an in-depth look at the crisis of antibiotic resistance in food production as well as products in our waterways. Find out why experts are concerned and the steps we can all take in combating this threat. Dr. Everly Macario of the Pew Charitable Trusts SuperMoms Against Superbugs, Dr. Lance B. Price of the Milken Institute School for Public Health at George Washington University, and Dr. Emma Rosi of the Cary Institute give their perspectives on this critical issue.
Tarana Burke: We speak with the originator of the #MeToo movement. Domestic Violence Scandal: Two White House staffers resign after allegations of abuse. School Tragedy: Students demand action on gun control. Panel: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, Ann Stone, Patrice Lee Onwuka, Siobhan "Sam" Bennett
#MeToo and Working Women: Is the movement reaching working-class women? Teaching Hard History: American Slavery: Are educators effectively prepared to teach slavery in high schools? Panel: Latifa Lyles, Jennifer Higgins, Avis Jones DeWeever, Patrice Onwuka
We speak with the co-founder of Black Women's Blueprint Farah Tanis, about the challenges the black women's movement faces. She discusses the intersecting problems of racism and sexism as well as what it means to be a "transnational feminist."
Larry Nassar: sexual assault and USA’s gymnastics team, Women& Trump: Donald Trump’s approval rating among white women; Behind the Headlines - Birthright: A War Story. Panel: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, Genevieve Wood; Hilary Rosen; Jennifer Higgins
Continuing our Women Thought Leader series, Bonnie Erbe interviews Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto of Nevada. In this interview Sen. Cortez Masto discusses combatting sexual assault, maintaining the Dream Act and diversifying the Senate.
Women's Movements: What lies ahead for #TimesUp, #MeToo and #PowerToThePolls. Women & the Cannabis Industry: The impact of women on the legal marijuana business. PANEL: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Carrie Lukas, Erin Matson, Rina Shah
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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 ...More »
To The Contrary intern, Andrew Bandstra interned at Super Bowl LII. He took his experience and examined how to achieve gender equality through the NFL and the media.Read More »
This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss our in depth interview with #MeToo founder, Tarana Burke, the scandal within the Trump administration, and a call to action for better gun control policies.
On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Siobhan “Sam” Bennett, Author & Political Advocate for Women; Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Patrice Lee Onwuka, Senior Policy Analyst, Independent Women’s Voices; Ann Stone, Co-Founder, Women For Trump
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