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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #2129

Girls with Guns: Second Amendment advocates tweet pictures of their young daughters with guns in their hands. This after Republican Vice President nominee Paul Ryan was spotted purchasing hunting equipment for his 10-year-old daughter. Is this going too far?

Science and discrimination: Female undergraduate science students learn their professors find them less competent than their male counterparts, even when their qualifications are equal.

BPA is found to be unsafe: Studies have found that Bisphenol A, a by-product of plastic production, is unsafe for humans, especially women who are trying to get pregnant.

Panelists: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Progressive Commentator Patricia Sosa; Public Notice Executive Director Gretchen Hamel. [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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