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Women World Leaders: Interviews with Women in Power

Women World Leaders: Interviews with Women in Power

Some To The Contrary Classics: interviews with women who have attained the highest office in their countries. We speak with ...

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TTC Extra: Trans Women Rights at Women's Colleges

TTC Extra: Trans Women Rights at Women's Colleges

Trans women activists want women's colleges to incorporate gender inclusive language, in a larger bid to gain more ...

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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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Transgender Hate Crimes, Shareholders vs. Women CEOs, and Lacking Diversity- Women of Color in STEM.

February 13, 2015 Transgender Hate Crimes, Shareholders vs. Women CEOs, and Lacking Diversity- Women of Color in STEM.

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss Transgender hate crimes, women CEOs, and increasing the number women of color in STEM.

On the panel this week joining host Incite Unlimited President Avis Jones-DeWeever, Senior Fellow at the Independent Women’s Forum Patrice Lee, Center for American Progress Fellow Danielle Moodie-Mills, and Republican Strategist Rina Shah Bharara.

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Women's News

Why March 4 Is A Great Day For Women In Politics

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Two women took historic public offices on this day On the same date, March 4, many years apart, two women made history in American politics. In 1917, Jeannette Rankin took office as a representative of Montana, the first woman ever in Congress. The first female member of a president’s cabinet, Frances Perkins, took her post on Mar. 4, 1933. Both were pioneers, carving out their roles as they went along. But their accomplishments extended beyond just showing up as the first women in what had previously been male political spheres. Rankin took an influential stand for women’s suffrage and pacifism, and Perkins’ ideas laid the groundwork for the New Deal and social security.

In India, CCTV Cameras Touted As Quick Fix For Women’s Safety

March 04, 2015  | Read More »

NEW DELHI — Last month, a Nigerian woman in New Delhi accepted a ride home from an upscale shopping mall with four men who then raped her in a moving car before pushing her out onto the road. Although her assailants fled the scene, a surveillance camera captured the grainy image of the car as it sped away, and within hours the police arrested the alleged attackers.

Gender Bias Rampant In Workers’ Comp Cases, Women’s Groups Charge

March 04, 2015  | Read More »

A Bay Area mechanical designer suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome said she had her workers’ compensation reduced for a reason that has caught the attention of women’s groups and lawmakers: She was postmenopausal.

Young Women Introduced To The World Of Aviation

March 04, 2015  | Read More »

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Women of Aviation, the world-wide celebration is March 2 through March 8. Organizers have brought the program to the Albuquerque Sunport for the week in the hopes of introducing the field of aviation to young women. On Tuesday morning, a group of seventh grade girls from Van Buren Middle School prepared for a number of test flights they’ll likely never forget.

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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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