To The Contrary podcasts weekly. Right-click on a link to download the podcast and follow your podcast software's instructions.
You may click on the links below to listen to a podcast or subscribe to the podcast feed. To subscribe to this podcast, copy this address and follow your podcast software's instructions:
To The Contrary speaks with Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers about the ABLE Act, being a working mom and the need for more women in office.
Listen to our newest regular feature, the Friday news Roundup with Bonnie Erbé. Bonnie clues you into all the news that happened this week affecting women's advancement and affecting families and communities of color. Give us a listen and share your thoughts
Bonnie Erbe sits down for an in-depth interview with Sarah McBride, the national press secretary of the Human Rights Campaign and an LGBT and women's rights activist. She tells us her personal story and shares her thoughts on the state of LGBT and women's rights under the Donald Trump administration.
Trump Gender Divide: Donald Trump continues to be unpopular among women as support for impeachment grows.Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program Cuts: Critics allege the Trump administration is going to go back to abstinence-only sex ed. Girl Scouts vs. Boy Scouts: The Girl Scout leadership opposes the Boy Scouts considering letting girls in. Panel: Lara Brown, Rina Shah, Manal Omar, Carrie Lukas
Bonnie Erbe sits down for an indepth interview with Senior Advisor to President Obama to talk about women's issues in a post-Obama era and the Trump presidency.
The “Skinny Bill”: The GOP’s attempt to repeal Obamacare ended after the proposed “skinny bill” failed to garner enough votes. Trump and LGBT Issues: The Trump administration sparked outrage from LGBT groups by opposing employment protections and announcing plans to ban transgender soldiers. Women CEOs: The New York Times’ Susan Chira’s op-ed shines light on the lack of female CEOs at Fortune 500 companies. Panel: Former Rep. Donna Edwards (D-MD); Patrice Onwuka, Rina Shah, Debra Carnahan
Domestic Violence: A new Washington state law warns survivors if abusers are attempting to buy guns. Climate Change: The impact of family planning on global warming. Feminism & Victimology: Camille Paglia says Title IX is not helping women. Panel: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Ann Stone, Anushay Hossain, Jennifer Higgins
ontinuing our interview series with women thought leaders, Bonnie Erbé interviewed Jill Filipovic. In her recent book The H-Spot: The Feminist Pursuit of Happiness, she discusses happiness and how it shapes the course of life. Filipovic also discusses how the political climate has the potential to negatively effect women's rights if their needs are not considered in policy making.
Millennial Parents: Why one study says the "success sequence" for young people includes marriage. Donald Trump Tweets: The president's attack on a cable news host drew widespread condemnation. ProtectHer: Alexis Jones on how to make young athletes part of the solution when it comes to sexual assault. Panel: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Carrie Lukas; Anushay Hossain; Ann Stone
Support for pbs.org provided by:
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 »
This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss women finding their voices through social media movements and marches & an interview with Dr. Chanda Macias one of two black women to own a dispensary in the United States.
On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Carrie Lukas, President, Independent Women’s Forum; Erin Matson, Co-Founder, Reproaction, Rina Shah, Republican Strategist
Click read more to see what they had to say!Read More »
Click read more to see what the film is about!Read More »