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Confidence Gap; Sex Assault Normalized;<br>Jesus Feminist

Confidence Gap; Sex Assault Normalized;
Jesus Feminist

Confidence Gap: Is a lack of confidence the main thing holding women back? Sexual Assault: Young people report seeing ...


TTC Extra: The Perfect Man and Woman?

TTC Extra: The Perfect Man and Woman?

Men and women's perception of the "perfect" body varies, according to a new poll conducted by a lingerie company. PANEL: ...


Leave Hillary and her grandchild alone!

April 21, 2014 Leave Hillary and her grandchild alone!

Punditry flashed its ugly underbelly this week following last week's announcement that Chelsea Clinton is pregnant. The response to the news ranged from the ridiculous to the sublime. Some pundits wondered how being a grandmother would impact Hillary Clinton's campaign, or, perish the thought, her presidency. The answer is NOT. Has anyone wondered how Jeb Bush's grandchildren would impact his campaign? Or how Mitt Romney managed to campaign for President while having 18 grandchildren?  Enough said!

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Confidence Gap; Sex Assault Normalized; Jesus Feminist

April 18, 2014 Confidence Gap; Sex Assault Normalized; Jesus Feminist

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss The Confidence Gap by journalists Katty Kay and Claire Shipman, the disturbing acceptance of sex assault, and whether Jesus was a feminist.

On the panel this week joining host  Bonnie Erbe is Progressive Magazine Editor-in-chief Ruth Conniff,  Former EEOC Chair Cari Dominguez, Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), The Heritage Foundation’s Genevieve Wood

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Women's News

The Women of the 2014 TIME 100

April 24, 2014  | Read More »

Here are the 41 women included on this year's list, plus some numbers that reflect the breadth and depth of the influence they've had on politics, culture, sports, activism, business and more.

Hillary Clinton: Welcome ‘Older Women’

April 24, 2014  | Read More »

Hillary Clinton, in her keynote address at the Simmons Leadership Conference, called for an end to age discrimination, saying of women who left the workforce in their 20s and 30s to raise families, “their brains have not atrophied.” Quoting anthropologist Margaret Mead, Clinton added by the time men are ready to retire, their female counterparts are “raring to go."

Aaron Sorkin: Women Need to Write 'More Good Scripts' to See Increase in Female Starring Roles

April 24, 2014  | Read More »

Aaron Sorkin told an audience ‘There are roughly as many women who can green-light a film in Hollywood as there are men,’ as an explanation for why there are so few women in starring roles.

The Cheerleaders Rise Up

April 24, 2014  | Read More »

Why are NFL cheerleaders putting down their pom-poms all of a sudden? Cheating cheerleaders out of a living wage is an American tradition almost as old as football itself. The dual exploitation of cheerleaders—you’ll perform our jiggle test, and you’ll do it for pocket change!—is nothing new. Ultimately, though, the culture of silence around NFL cheerleading was broken by the courage of one woman—28-year-old Raiderette Lacy T.—who took personal risks to stand up for all of the workers in her field.

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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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