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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #1835

SAME-SEX FAMILIES: The number of same-sex couples with children is on the rise and new research finds the children of same-sex couples fair no differently than the children of heterosexual couples.

ALTERING ALIMONY: Opponents of alimony are calling for changes in divorce laws claiming the alimony system is outdated.

WOMEN WARRIORS: The organization, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, has released a report on the state of women veterans detailing the discrepancies in access to healthcare.

Panelists: Former EEOC Chair Cari Dominguez; National Council of Negro Women's Dr. Avis Jones-DeWeever; Former Labor Dept. Official Karen Czarnecki; and Women's Campaign Forum President Sam Bennett. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: This weekly news analysis program is the only woman-centered national news/talk show on television. Dedicated to the premise that women of all ethnic backgrounds and political persuasions are an important part of the national dialogues, the series provides a platform for the multifaceted views of involved, informed women journalists and commentators. Topics range from women's health to family issues to women in the workplace, the environment, women in finance and education.

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