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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #2110

Majority Minority: For the first time in U.S. history, white newborns are outnumbered by babies of color.

Women on the Front Lines: The U.S. Army recently made history by officially opening jobs in combat battalions to women, but direct ground combat roles are still exclusive to men.

Foreign Service: To The Contrary travels to China to explore the role the U.S. Foreign Service plays in diplomacy overseas.

Panelists: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Public Notice Executive Director Gretchen Hamel; Politic365 Senior Editor Alicia Menendez; Independent Women's Forum Senior Fellow Nicole Kurokawa Neily; Assistant Secretary of State Janice Jacobs. [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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