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Sex Trafficking: New report card on states' efforts to combat modern slavery. Women Recruits: Military does not see drop in recruits despite increasing reports of sexual assault. Behind the Headlines: Gillibrand's FAMILY Act promises to reward working families with new paid leave program. PANELISTS: Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton, Siobhan ”Sam" Bennett, Sabrina Schaeffer, Rina Shah
Sexual assault on College Campuses Surprising New Survey on how Men and Women Define “Having it All” Behind the Headlines: Phyllis Chesler - An American Bride in Kabul
Mother vs Fetus: Challenging the Fetal Protection Law. UN Women Ad Campaign: What do Google searches reveal about discrimination. Behind the Headlines: Gov. Mary Fallin, new Chair of the NGA. PANELISTS: Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Spike the Watercooler Founder Marjorie Clifton, The Heritage Foundation’s Jennifer Marshall, Red Alert Politics Editor Francesca Chambers
The Only Adults in D.C.: Women in the Senate to the government's rescue. Yellen Effect: The Fed Chair nominee could become a role model for young female economists. Behind the Headlines: Unflinching Courage. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison talks about bipartisanship and the pioneering women of Texas. PANELISTS: Megan Beyer of the Gender Equality Project, Sr. Policy Analyst for the Independent Women’s Forum Hadley Heath, Progressive Commentator Patricia Sosa, Republican Strategist Rina Shah
Join us as we look at three churches around the United States who are part of the "Welcoming Movement." These churches, in Arizona, Minnesota, and Washington, D.C., are committed to accepting and affirming gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people. Watch their triumphs and struggles in this special documentary episode!
Decriminalizing Prostitution: NY's New Anti-Trafficking Policy. Government Shutdown: How the shutdown affects the GOP's image in the eyes of women. Wonder Women: Barnard President Debora Spar on women not having it all. PANELISTS: RH Reality Check Editor at Large Erin Matson, Heritage Foundation’s Genevieve Wood, Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Former Bush White House Aide Mercy Viana Schlapp
Catholic Church & Women: Pope Francis and the future of the Church. Behind the Headlines: An Unquenchable Thirst. A former nun says Catholics should reconsider celibacy. Donation Gap: Why women trail men in political donations. PANELISTS: Former Bush White House Aide Mercedes Viana Schlapp, Progressive Commentator Patricia Sosa, Conservative Commentator Darlene Kennedy, Author and Political Analyst Lara Brown
Papal Revelations: Pope Francis's new comments on gays and women. The UN & Women: How the United Nations can help women's empowerment. Behind the Headlines: Wadjda. The first feature film shot in Saudi Arabia, directed by a woman, opens in the US.
Sexual Assault: A shocking UN survey adds to global rape concerns. Re-Adoption: Parents give away their kids to strangers on the internet. Behind the Headlines: Only Children. Why having one child may be the way to go. PANELISTS: Maria Teresa Kumar, Darlene Kennedy, Kim Gandy, Rina Shah
Healthcare Split: Will young people save Obamacare? Interracial Couples: More and more are living together, but not as many are getting married. Behind the Headlines: Madam President. Emily's List is a Pac that is trying to get a woman elected to the highest office in 2016.
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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 »
This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists revisit international women’s issues, including Bacha Posh, Night Shelters, Child Brides and Child Slavery.
On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is:
The Gender Equality Project’s Megan Beyer
Conservative Commentator Darlene Kennedy
Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC)
Republican Strategist Rina Shah Bharara
Rep. Donna Edwards (D-MD)
National Network to End Domestic Violence’s Kim Gandy
Republican Pollster Kellyanne Conway
Progressive Journalist Anushay Hossain
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This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss executing preventive measures to combat sexual assault on college campuses and the military.
On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is Feminist Majority Foundation President Eleanor Smeal, Conservative Commentator Darlene Kennedy, Civil Rights Lawyer Jenifer Rajkumar, and Senior Fellow at the Independent Women’s Forum Amber Smith.
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