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Social Safety Net: What can Americans expect from President Trump when it comes to cuts to social programs? Ivanka Trump's Role: Is the president daughter more about policy or PR? Hidden Figures: We look at the book about the groundbreaking black women of NASA that inspired the Oscar-nominated movie. PANEL: Anne Stone, Rina Shah, Anushay Hossain, Hilary Rosen
Women In Politics: How this current administration is pushing more women to run for office. White House Advocates: The women behind the president. Deportation: two high profile deportation cases bring to light the lives of undocumented mothers. Panel: Asra Nomani, Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, Rina Shah Bharara, Dana White
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.
March For Life: Pro-Life activists march in Washington to advocate for the overturning of Roe V. Wade and President Donald Trump reinstates the "global gag rule". President Donald Trump's Cabinet: If confirmed, women and nonwhites would make up only 5 out of 22 of his cabinet. How will that impact policy making? Panel: Anushay Hossain, Ann Stone, Debra Carnahan, Jennifer Higgins
Donald Trump's First 100 Days: How far will he be able to push his agenda in the first 100 days, and will it be a successful one? Young People Weigh In: Young adults generally have a low opinion of the new president and have a grim view of the future. PANEL: Clara Del Villar, Hilary Rosen, Ann Stone, Keli Goff
Donald Trump Cabinet Hearings: Trump’s picks were grilled by Democrats, but are expected to be confirmed. Women's March on Washington: Can the march set a progressive agenda that is followed through by grassroots activists? Panel: Avis Jones-DeWeever, Genevieve Wood, Rina Shah Bharara, Patricia Sosa
The Republicans’ plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act and the effect of increased internet use. Panel: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Women Vote Trump Co-Founder Ann Stone, GOP Political Strategist Jennifer Higgins, Co-founder, Reproaction Erin Matson
A Queen's Discovery is about a 16-year-old, Nzinga Anasa Braswell and her eye-opening first journey to Ghana. Nzinga compares her black American experience as a youth with what she discovered in Africa.
Tent Village is a unique insider’s view of former roadside dwellers in Southern India. It’s an honest and nuanced look at child marriage, alcoholism and caste stigma that smashes stereotypes.
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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 »
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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