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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #2011

Medicare in a Crisis: The GOP's proposed budget would privitize Medicare, a move that Democrats say hurts women.

The War on Gay Marriage: A prominent evangelical leader spoke out this week about how Christians have "lost" the war on gay marriage. A Decline in Nuns: As the Catholic Church's U.S. membership is on the rise, fewer women are becoming nuns.

Panelists: Global Summit of Women President Irene Natividad; Former EEOC Chair Cari Dominguez; The Citizen Engagement Laboratory's Erica Williams; and Conservative Commentator Dana White. [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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