• Afghani Women Leaders;<br>Women's Colleges; All-Female Mosque

    Afghani Women Leaders;
    Women's Colleges; All-Female Mosque

    Women forming part of Afghani president Ashraf Ghani's delegation say support from the US is vital. The closing of Sweet Briar College may point toward a demise of all-women's schools. We speak with one of the woman behind the first mosque in the US for women only.

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  • Beijing+20; Hillary Clinton Doctrine; <br>

    Beijing+20; Hillary Clinton Doctrine;
    "War on Women" Over?

    Beijing+20: How far have women come and what still needs to be done, 20 years after the famed women's conference? Hillary Clinton Doctrine: How much has Hillary Clinton done to improve women's lives? "War on Women": Democrats say it's back, while Republicans say it's over.

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  • Women World Leaders

    Women World Leaders

    Our interview with Benazir Bhutto, former Prime MInister of Pakistan, Helen Clark of New Zealand, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia, Janet Jagan of Guyana, and Gro Harlem Brundtland of Norway.

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  • Retirement Gap; Female ''Viagra'';<br>Angelina Jolie & Difret

    Retirement Gap; Female ''Viagra'';
    Angelina Jolie & Difret

    Minority families do not have nearly as much in savings as white families do. In their third attempt, Sprout Pharmaceutical believes their drug to help women with HSDD will be approved. Angelina Jolie executive produces an Ethiopian film about child brides.

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Afghani Women Leaders; Women's Colleges; All-Female Mosque

Afghani Women Leaders; Women's Colleges; All-Female Mosque

Afghani Women Leaders: Women forming part of Afghani president Ashraf Ghani's delegation say support from the US is vital. ...

Webisode

TTC Extra: UPS Accused of Pregnancy Discrimination

TTC Extra: UPS Accused of Pregnancy Discrimination

The Supreme Court has ruled that UPS employee Peggy Young can proceed with her lawsuit against the shipping company for ...

Women's News

How LinkedIn Helps Women Shatter The Glass Ceiling

April 01, 2015  | Read More »

LinkedIn is no longer an add-on career management activity; it has become essential for anyone who is serious about career advancement. And for women, who comprise only 23 of the S&P 500’s CEOs according to Catalyst, LinkedIn is poised to become a sledgehammer that will help tear down the glass ceiling once and for all.

If Women Lead, Will More Follow?

April 01, 2015  | Read More »

When I was growing up in Rockford, Illinois, the after-school ritual of snacking on microwave popcorn while watching “Gilmore Girls” was a sacred one. I don’t mean to invoke the cliché that’s so often trotted out by women my age in the journalism industry so early on this essay, but the series spanned a time period in my life (2000-2007) in which I became the journalist I am today.

11 Women’s Rights Activists You Should Know

April 01, 2015  | Read More »

In celebration of Women’s History Month, msnbc.com profiled 11 different women leaders in the month of March who are fighting for women’s rights issues, including getting more women in technology, as well as achieving gender parity in business, women’s healthcare and human rights, equal pay, and beyond.

Up to 25% of Pregnant Women Will Experience This. So Why Aren’t We Talking About It?

April 01, 2015  | Read More »

Women rarely have a problem announcing that they're going to have a baby, and will even post the ups and downs of pregnancy (including morning sickness and feeling fat) on Facebook. But when it comes to posting anything about a miscarriage, the experience is nearly never shared publicly out of sheer shame.


Blog

Beijing+20, The Hillary Doctrine & “War on Women”: Resurging or Over?

March 20, 2015 Beijing+20, The Hillary Doctrine & “War on Women”: Resurging or Over?

On the panel this week joining host  Bonnie Erbe is President,Center For American Progress Neera Tanden; Republican Pollster Kellyanne Conway; Liberal Commentator Erin Matson; and  Republican Strategist Rina Shah,

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Retirement Gap; Female "Viagra"; Angelina Jolie & Difret

February 20, 2015 Retirement Gap; Female

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss the retirement gap, "female Viagra," and the Ethiopian film Difret, with executive producer Angelina Jolie.

On the panel this week joining host  Bonnie Erbe is Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), IWF Executive Director Sabrina Schaeffer, Civil Rights Lawyer Jenifer Rajkumar,The Daily Mail’s Francesca Chambers


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About the Host - Bonnie Erbé

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 ...

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