• 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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Beijing+20; Hillary Clinton Doctrine;

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 ...

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TTC Extra: SXSW Panel Interruption

TTC Extra: SXSW Panel Interruption

The lack of diversity in the tech field was awkwardly displayed at the South By South West festival. Google Chairman Eric ...

Women's News

Are Women's Colleges Doomed? What Sweet Briar's Demise Tells Us

March 26, 2015  | Read More »

Sweet Briar College in Virginia will close its doors in May, after 114 years of teaching women at its scenic campus in western Virginia.

40 Years After Women Went on Strike in Iceland, Here's What Gender Equality Looks Like

March 26, 2015  | Read More »

Imagine if 90% of American women walked off their jobs one day to protest the gender wage gap. That's precisely what the women of Iceland did on Oct. 24, 1975. Now celebrated annually as "Women's Day Off," the holiday remembers the 25,000 women (more than one-tenth of the entire population at the time) who gathered in the capital of Reykjavik to protest economic inequality for women, from unequal pay in the workplace to women's uncompensated housework and child care at home.

Women Facing Pregnancy Vs. Paycheck Decision, Supreme Court Finally Rules For You

March 26, 2015  | Read More »

The Supreme Court hasn’t tackled the workplace rights of pregnant employees since 1991, so yesterday was a landmark day if you are a woman — or care about women.

PASSIONATE VOICES: Two Remarkable Women – A Slave And A Suffragette – Whose Words Should Be Remembered

March 26, 2015  | Read More »

In the spring of 1772, wealthy Bostonians John and Susannah Wheatley sent a frail teenage girl to the fresh air of the countryside, hoping that the change of locale would spare her from maladies afflicting Bostonians. During her stay in the country, which to many colonial Bostonians was Dorchester, she grew stronger. Her name was Phillis, and she was a slave who would become the first black poetess in America to publish her work.


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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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