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Flex Time; TV War for Women; Young Female Voters

Flex Time; TV War for Women; Young Female Voters

Flex Time: Research shows that a majority of men have a flexible work schedules, but they do not do more house or childcare. ...

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TTC Extra: Groundbreaking Transgender Rights Case

TTC Extra: Groundbreaking Transgender Rights Case

A veteran and civilian software engineer for the army has won a groundbreaking gender discrimination case. She was called ...

Women's News

'Treated Like Cattle': Yazidi Women Sold, Raped, Enslaved by ISIS

October 30, 2014  | Read More »

Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan (CNN) -- Jana was a 19-year-old in her final year of high school, with dreams of becoming a doctor. Then, ISIS came to her village last August, and her world collapsed.

Mission Accomplished? U.S. Marine Corps Might Lower Combat Standards For Women

October 30, 2014  | Read More »

The first three women to successfully complete the Marine’s Combat Endurance Test (CET) have been asked to leave the rigorous, infantry officers training course for failing to meet the physical standards required.

GamerGate Anger at Women All Too Real for Gamemaker

October 30, 2014  | Read More »

Brianna Wu, a software engineer so absorbed in her work that she considers eating a waste of time, did not want to be a cultural figure. “I got into video games,” she said recently, “to make video games.” But Wu was thrust into the spotlight on Oct. 9, when she tweeted what she intended as a joke. It mocked members of a shadowy and threatening gaming movement called GamerGate, ridiculing them for, among other things, “fighting an apocalyptic future where women are 8 percent of programmers and not 3 percent.” That’s when the harassment began — a frightening online campaign threatening rape and death that forced Wu to flee her Arlington home.

What Women's Votes Could Mean For The Midterms

October 30, 2014  | Read More »

In presidential elections, Democrats have been on the winning end of the gender gap — but that hasn't been true in midterms. Renee Montagne speaks with NPR's Mara Liasson about women in this election.


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Flex Time; TV War For Women; What Millennials Want

October 24, 2014 Flex Time; TV War For Women; What Millennials Want

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss men enjoying flex time, Republican Senator Mitch McConnell advocating for women’s rights, and young unmarried women voters.

On the panel this week joining host  Bonnie Erbe is Pres., Network of Enlightened Women, Karin Agness; Pres., Incite Unlimited, Avis Jones-DeWeever;  Advisor, Center for American Progress, Danielle Moodie-Mills; Republican Strategist, Rina Shah

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Women CEOs; Egg Freezing; Male Sexual Assault

October 17, 2014 Women CEOs; Egg Freezing; Male Sexual Assault

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss why women still have a long way to go in the business world, the controversy of egg freezing benefits for female employees, and male sexual assault.

On the panel this week joining host  Bonnie Erbe is The Daily Signal’s Genevieve Wood; Senior Fellow at the Independent Women’s Forum Patrice Lee; Progressive Commentator Patricia Sosa; President of the National Network to End Domestic Violence Kim Gandy

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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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