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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #2039

Secretary Speaks for Equality: Speaking to the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, Clinton outlined abuses suffered by gays around the world. She equated the targeting of gays to violence against women.

No plan-b for Plan-b: FDA recommends that the morning after pill, or Plan-B, be made available over the counter to anyone. Right now girls under 17 need a prescription? but Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius blocked the FDA's recommendation.

Breast Cancer Screenings: Even with false positives, over diagnosis and changing requirements, one breast cancer expert explains why mammograms are still the best measure we have.

Panelists: Del. Elenor Holmes Norton (D-DC); The Heritage Foundation's Genevieve Wood; Former Judge and Federal Prosecutor Debra Carnahan; and Conservative Commentator Tara Setmayer. [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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