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After Tiller: Filmmaker Interview

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POV
PBS


Filmmakers Lana Wilson and Martha Shane discuss the making of their film After Tiller. Continue


Fighting HPV in Bhutan

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NOVA
PBS


Human papillomavirus, or HPV, can cause cervical cancer. Bhutan is the first developing country to welcome the widespread vaccination of girls against HPV, and cervical cancer rates have dropped. Some countries have resisted the vaccine, but in Bhutan even the royal princess is onboard. Continue


All of Me Filmmaker on the “Girls” of Austin

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Independent Lens
PBS


Filmmaker Alexandra Lescaze talks to Independent Lens about her new documentary on members of Austin’s Big Beautiful Women community who are going through weight-loss surgery. Continue


The Lulu Sessions | Promo

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America Reframed
PBS


They say love knows no bleeping boundaries. Dr. Louis Nutter, or Lulu, discovers that she is dying of breast cancer at the age of 42. In a raw yet humorous film about the final 15 months of her life, Lulu and filmmaker S. Casper Wong test the limits of their bond and take on life’s ultimate adventure. Continue


StoryCorps Shorts: Me and You

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POV
PBS


In New York, 73-year-old Jackie Miller talks to her adopted son, Scott, revealing something about her early life that sheds new light on his adoption. As they express their profound love for one another, Scott touchingly recalls how he came out to her and expresses his trepidation about the future. Continue


Obama vs. Sexual Assault; Divorce & Religion; Gimme Shelter

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To The Contrary
PBS


Obama vs. Sexual Assault: The president's new task force to fight sexual assault on campus. Divorce & Religion: How religion can increase divorce rates. Behind the Headlines, Gimme Shelter: the movie the pro-life movement can't stop talking about. PANEL: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Angela McGlowan, Debra Carnahan, Darlene Kennedy Continue


UN Scrutinizes Vatican, "Viagra For Women", Pollution Leak

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To The Contrary
PBS


The United Nations questions the Vatican over its sex abuse scandal. The FDA rejects a pill to treat low sex drive in women. Behind the headlines: How women and families are affected by pollution in the water. PANELISTS: Avis Jones DeWeever, Darlene Kennedy, Erin Matson, Rina Shah, Heather White Continue


For Alzheimer’s Awareness Month: Revisiting a Documentary

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Independent Lens
PBS


For Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, filmmaker Scott Kirschenbaum revisits his documentary You’re Looking at Me Like I Live Here and I Don’t, which was filmed in a care facility and focused on an unforgettable lady afflicted with the disease. The film is available online for free for a week. Continue


Over 50 And Looking For Jobs, Obama's Cabinet, FMLA

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To The Contrary
PBS


Why women over age 50 aren't getting hired, why there are so few women in President Obama's cabinet and the Family and Medical Leave Act: 20 years later. PANELISTS: Libertarian Commentator Nicole Kurokawa Neily; Progressive Commentator Patricia Sosa, The Heritage Foundation’s Jennifer Marshall, Progressive Magazine Editor-in-chief Ruth Conniff Continue


No Woman Retires Elegantly

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Next Avenue
PBS


Why is there no feminist roadmap for bowing out of the workforce? Continue


Riding in the World's Toughest Horse Race at 61

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Next Avenue
PBS


Barbara Smith's Mongol Derby adventure offers lessons for the rest of us Continue


Murder on Abortion Row

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FRONTLINE
PBS


Clinic workers Shannon Lowney and Lee Ann Nichols are murdered by John Salvi, a radical, young, Catholic abortion opponent. Continue


All of Me, and More

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Independent Lens
PBS


All of Me may be premiering 3/24 on PBS but that's not all of it. Here's a collection of cool extra features from the film about weight and eating issues, as well as links to further reading and more resources on bariatric surgery. Continue


Jane Pauley: Your Life Calling

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To The Contrary
PBS


Former Today Show host Jane Pauley talks about her latest book Your Life Calling: Re-imagining the Rest of Your Life. She hopes to inspire baby boomers and gen X-ers to find new aspirations and adventures after 50. Continue


TTC Extra: AOL vs. Babies?

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To The Contrary
PBS


AOL's chief executive blamed cutting employee's benefits on Obamacare and two "distressed babies." Tim Armstrong is under fire for his remarks, which some called "baby-blaming." Continue


TTC Extra: Mike Huckabee & "War on Women"

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To The Contrary
PBS


Are former Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee's comments about women and birth control proof that the GOP has a "war on women"? PANEL: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Former Prosecutor and Judge Debra Carnahan, Conservative Commentator Darlene Kennedy Continue


Chemical Concern: Flame Retardants

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To The Contrary
PBS


How ubiquitous household chemicals could be affecting your health. To The Contrary spoke with Arlene Blum, an expert on environmental science who is leading a crusade against these substances found in most furniture. Continue


Obamacare, Interracial Couples, Madam President

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To The Contrary
PBS


Obamacare: Will young people save the Affordable Care Act? 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. PANELISTS: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, Megan Beyer, Francesca Chambers, Genevieve Wood Continue


3 Adventures in the World of Anti-Aging

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Next Avenue
PBS


Do cleanses, skin treatments and intense exercise really make a difference? This author decided to find out. Continue


Secrets of Youthful Skin

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Next Avenue
PBS


How to strike a balance between aging gracefully and preserving your natural beauty with popular procedures and products. Continue


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