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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #2024

Guest Host: Global Summit of Women President Irene Natividad.

Topics: The Female Vote: As women celebrate Women's Equality Day, the impact of women voters is examined.

Swiss Women's Political Power: An interview with former Swiss President Doris Leuthard on women, politics and what the US can learn from Switzerland.

Wedded Weight Gain: Women are gaining weight after marriage but men don't gain weight until their marriages dissolve.

Panelists: Progressive Commentator Patricia Sosa; Independent Women's Forum Fellow Sabrina Schaeffer; Journalist and Blogger Danielle Belton; and Conservative Commentator Dana White. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

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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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