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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #2113

Nuns v. Vatican: American nuns who were chastised by the Vatican for going against the Catholic Church are now rejecting the Vatican's criticism through the Leadership Conference of Women Religious. Panelists discuss the rift between the nuns and Vatican charter.

Boy Scouts and Sexuality: The Boy Scouts of America is going to consider revising its national anti-gay policy. Panelists debate whether the organization will actually change its policy.

Women in the Military: A look at the misconception about women who fight for our country and what the military can do to fix this problem.

Panelists: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Conservative Blogger Crystal Wright; National Organization for Women's Vice President Erin Matson; Republican Strategist Cheri Jacobus. [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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