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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #1903

SEXISM IN WORKPLACE: 40 years ago a group of women sued Newsweek magazine for gender discrimintation. Now, Newsweek female writers are asking how far women have come since the historic lawsuit.

RARE PEDIATRIC TREATMENTS: A look at how DNA sequencing is helping the 25 million American children and adults who have rare diseases.

Panelists: U.S. News & World Report's Dr. Bernadine Healy; Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Center for Equal Opportunity Chair Linda Chavez; and PoliticsDaily.com Editor-in-Chief Melinda Henneberger. [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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