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Efforts to save the lives of women and children by increasing access to maternal and child care. A special documentary. Interviews with Melinda Gates, Co-founder of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Global Health Corps CEO Barbara Bush, Population Services International Global Ambassador Mandy Moore, and many more women on their work.
Gillibrand's Plan / Sexual Assault, Transgender Civil Rights, Women-Owned Businesses.
Catholics and the contraception debate. Female inmates sterilized. Behind the Headlines: Human Trafficking. Panelists: Megan Beyer Patricia Sosa Sabrina Schaeffer Nicole Kurokawa Neily
Sexual assault is on the rise during the Egyptian Uprising. Speaking roles for women in film are on a downward trend. Poverty is rising in suburban neighborhoods. Panelists: Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton Kim Gandy Hadley Heath Rina Shah
Topics: Wendy Davis fights abortion bill, the future of same-sex marriage, Behind the Headlines: Flexism. Panelists: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), The Heritage Foundation’s Jennifer Marshall, Author and Political Analyst Lara Brown, Red Alert Politics Editor Francesca Chambers, Center for American Progress’ Advisor for LGBT Policy & Racial Justice Aisha Moodie-Mills
Topics: Human Trafficking, SNAP Challenge, Behind the Headlines: Nursing Research. Panelists: Host of NPR’s Focus Point Dr. Avis Jones DeWeever, Women’s Campaign Fund President Sam Bennett, The Heritage Foundation’s Genevieve Wood, Republican Commentator Tara Setmayer
Topics: Immigration Reform, Women as Primary Breadwinners, Behind the headlines: Single Dads and Surrogacy. Panelists: Nicole Kurokawa Neily, Debra Carnahan, Charles Ellison, Terrance Heath.
Topics: Sex Scandals in Politics, Pope Francis and 'the cult of money,' Behind the Headlines: Senator Olympia Snowe's next act.
Sexual Assault in the military is on the rise. The debate on women freezing their eggs. Behind the Headlines: International Surrogacy. PANELISTS: Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton, Hadley Heath, Avis Jones-DeWeever, Tara Setmayer
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