To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe
Birth Control Ban?: GOP Presidential Candidate Rick Santorum's opposition to birth control has progressive activists anticipating another fight over women's reproductive rights.
Higher Pay for Low-Wage Workers: More than one million low-income workers in eight states got pay raises thanks to an increase in minimum wage. Women are expected to benefit most since they make up the majority of minimum wage employees.
Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison: The Republican Senator from Texas talks about her political career and shares why she decided to retire from Congress.
Panelists: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); The Heritage Foundation's Genevieve Wood; Former Judge and Federal Prosecutor Debra Carnahan; and Former EEOC Chair Cari Dominguez. [26 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
Full Program: Birth Control Ban?; Minimum Wage Increases; Rep. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX) 25:31
Full Program: Coming Out, Is This Progress? Bay & Her Boys 25:30
TIME Magazine controversy over its cover. 05:49
Full Program: Women: Obama or Romney?; "Radical" Nuns; Nobel Peace Prize Winners 25:29
No Mother's Day? 02:37
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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.
All Upcoming Episodes
These episodes of To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.
- Episode #2417
- Episode #2416
- Episode #2415
- Episode #2414
- Episode #2311
- Episode #2336
- Episode #2411
- Episode #2410
- Episode #2409
- Episode #2408
- Episode #2407
- Episode #2406
- Episode #2405
- Episode #2404
- Episode #2403
- Episode #2402
- Episode #2401
- Episode #2352
- Episode #2351