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To The Contrary

October 19, 2012

Video duration: 25:29

As the third and final presidential debate draws close, a new survey shows GOP Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney pulls even with President Obama among women voters in swing states; a female college student's account of sexual violence goes viral; Salon columnist Joan Walsh talks about her new book which explores how and why so many white working class families defected from the Democratic Party.

Episodes of To The Contrary272

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary Gun Control Sit-In; Donald Trump & Immigration Debate

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Gun Control Sit-In; Donald Trump & Immigration Debate

Was the sit-in counterproductive? And what does Trump's appeal tell us about America?

26:25

Gun Control Sit-In; Donald Trump & Immigration Debate

26:25

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary Gun Control & Politics; State of Women; Millennial Dads

To The Contrary

Gun Control & Politics; State of Women; Millennial Dads

Presidential politics, feminist Obama, and the changing culture of the term "dad"

26:21

Gun Control & Politics; State of Women; Millennial Dads

26:21

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary Trump vs Clintons, Religious Schools; We Were Feminists Once

To The Contrary

Trump vs Clintons, Religious Schools; We Were Feminists Once

Trump brings back old debates, ethics codes & assault, and Andi Seizler's new book.

26:40

Trump vs Clintons, Religious Schools; We Were Feminists Once

26:40

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary Women Voters; Overtime; Transgender Rights

To The Contrary

Women Voters; Overtime; Transgender Rights

Which voters will swing the election? The new rules when it comes to overtime. LGBT rights

26:23

Women Voters; Overtime; Transgender Rights

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Clips of To The Contrary278

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary TTC Extra: Media Headlines Bad For Women CEOs

To The Contrary

TTC Extra: Media Headlines Bad For Women CEOs

Are media reports about companies that appoint female CEOs doing more harm than good?

3:57

TTC Extra: Media Headlines Bad For Women CEOs

3:57

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary TTC Extra: Latina Voters' Negative View of Donald Trump

To The Contrary

TTC Extra: Latina Voters' Negative View of Donald Trump

Latina voters are more motivated to vote than in the past, and it could be for Hillary

7:09

TTC Extra: Latina Voters' Negative View of Donald Trump

7:09

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary TTC Extra: Stanford Swim Team Silenced in Brock Turner Case?

To The Contrary

TTC Extra: Stanford Swim Team Silenced in Brock Turner Case?

A report claims the women's Stanford swim team had suspicions about Brock Turner.

4:06

TTC Extra: Stanford Swim Team Silenced in Brock Turner Case?

4:06

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary TTC Extra: Bill Requiring Women to Register for the Draft

To The Contrary

TTC Extra: Bill Requiring Women to Register for the Draft

The Senate has passed a bill requiring women to register for the military draft.

TTC Extra: Bill Requiring Women to Register for the Draft

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary TTC Extra: Millennials Stay Home

To The Contrary

TTC Extra: Millennials Stay Home

For the first time, young people are more likely to live with parents than a partner.

7:43

TTC Extra: Millennials Stay Home

7:43

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary TTC Extra: Amy Schumer Shuts Down Trolls

To The Contrary

TTC Extra: Amy Schumer Shuts Down Trolls

Amy Schumer calls out critics who body shamed her in an instagram post.

2:43

TTC Extra: Amy Schumer Shuts Down Trolls

2:43

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary TTC Extra: Blog From Woman Who Attacks Her Rapist Goes Viral

To The Contrary

TTC Extra: Blog From Woman Who Attacks Her Rapist Goes Viral

"My Friends and I Beat Up My Rapist, And I Will Never Apologize", Emily Eveland writes

5:16

TTC Extra: Blog From Woman Who Attacks Her Rapist Goes Viral

5:16

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary TTC Extra: Oklahoma Passes Abortion Ban

To The Contrary

TTC Extra: Oklahoma Passes Abortion Ban

The law makes it a felony to perform an abortion

3:46

TTC Extra: Oklahoma Passes Abortion Ban

3:46

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Previews of To The Contrary16

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary Menopause The Musical

To The Contrary

Menopause The Musical

Watch this video on Menopause The Musical for a chance to win 4 tickets to opening night.

2:59

Menopause The Musical

2:59

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary "Becoming Papa" Preview: Men Turning From Violence in Brazil

To The Contrary

"Becoming Papa" Preview: Men Turning From Violence in Brazil

How do men from violent backgrounds become great fathers?

2:39

"Becoming Papa" Preview: Men Turning From Violence in Brazil

2:39

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary TTC Extra: VEET Ad Offends Women

To The Contrary

TTC Extra: VEET Ad Offends Women

A new VEET ad offends women

3:07

TTC Extra: VEET Ad Offends Women

3:07

Video thumbnail: To The Contrary TTC Extra: Paternity Leave Controversy

To The Contrary

TTC Extra: Paternity Leave Controversy

Professional Baseball player is criticized for missing opening day for child's birth.

5:05

TTC Extra: Paternity Leave Controversy

5:05

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