Is a lack of confidence the main thing holding women back? Young people report seeing harassment as normal. Why this author says the term is not a contradiction. PANEL: Ruth Conniff, Cari Dominguez, Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, Genevieve WoodWatch Video
Kathleen Sebelius Resigns. Why women don't vote for women. More women are staying home to raise children. Employing women veterans. PANELISTS: Francesca Chambers, Megan Beyer, Patricia Sosa, Jennifer MarshallWatch Video
Daughters earn less than their fathers. How will SCOTUS decision impact the funding of women candidates. The balancing act of work, life and modern technology. PANEL: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, Bettina Inclan, Francesca Chambers, Megan BeyerWatch Video
Confidence Gap: Is a lack of confidence the main thing holding women back? Sexual Assault: Young people report seeing ...
Men and women's perception of the "perfect" body varies, according to a new poll conducted by a lingerie company. PANEL: ...
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!Read More »
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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Girls gain approval for being good, perfect, pretty and very early on it sets them on the course to continue looking for this type of reinforcement. Such praise and their confidence grow intertwined. Phrases like, “you are so good,” and “look how pretty your are,” inspire girls and later trap women.
Sarah Haley, who specializes in pregnancy fitness, incorporates a combination of pull-ups, tricep dips, dead lifts, and lunges into her workout routine. But the constant stares, whispers, and comments in the gym make her feel as though she's being ganged up on.
Will Hillary Clinton's nomination hinder other women candidates?
Watch this parody of Dove’s “Real Beauty” campaign.
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Bonnie Erbé is a nonpartisan, award-winning American journalist and television host based in the Washington, D.C. area who has ...More »