To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe
This all-female news analysis program, hosted by Bonnie Erbe, examines major issues of the day with participants of all ethnic and political backgrounds.
To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe Previous Broadcasts
KQED World: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 -- 10:30 AM
HEAVY SPENDING ON HOLIDAY SHOPPING: Despite the looming threat of the fiscal cliff, women are still planning on spending big on holiday shopping.
UK WILL NOT SEE WOMEN BISHOPS: The Church of England won't be setting an example of gender equality. The church did not pass a measure to ordain women bishops, despite growing support.
WOMEN AND HOURLY WORK: Working Mother Magazine's Carol Evans explains the costs and benefits of hourly work for women and businesses.
Panelists: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Hadley Heath Independent Women's Forum Policy Analyst; Marjorie Clifton SpikeTheWaterCooler.com Founder; Crystal Wright, Conservative Blogger.
- KQED World: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
KQED World: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 10:30 AM
WOMEN WIN: Flanked by the record number of Democratic women in the House of Representatives, Rep. Nancy Pelosi says she wants to remain House minority leader.
MARIANNE WILLIAMSON: The bestselling author and motivational speaker wants to change the way women talk about politics.
Panelists: Former US Treasurer Bay Buchanan; Women's Campaign Fund President Siobhan "Sam" Bennett ; Conservative Commentator Tara Setmayer; National Council of Negro Women Executive Director Avis Jones-DeWeever.
- KQED World: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
KQED World: Sat, Nov 10, 2012 -- 10:30 AM
WOMEN MAKE HISTORY IN POLITICS: 20 women will serve in the US Senate come January. There will also be a record number of women in the House of Representatives. Most of the winners this year were Democrats. Why and what will this mean for women?
THE WOMEN'S VOTE: Women make up 54% of the electorate who voted. Of that number, 55% voted for President Obama while 44% voted for GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney. Obama claimed the single women vote, while married women preferred Romney.
RETURNING WOMEN VETERANS: With Veterans Day right around the corner, we spoke with women vets about their experiences returning home and transitioning back to everyday life.
Panelists: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); FOX News Political Analyst Angela McGlowan; Women's Campaign Fund President Siobohan "Sam" Bennett; Republican Commentator Mercedes Viana Schlapp.
- KQED World: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
KQED World: Sat, Nov 3, 2012 -- 10:30 AM
THE FINAL PITCH: The Presidential candidates set off on their final quest to court women voters, particularly in swing states.
SAME SEX MARRIAGE: Voters to decide whether to take the plunge and vote on same sex marriage. This time, the citizens are making the decision. < br />CHINA'S ONE CHILD POLICY: The possibility of doing away with China's one child policy is becoming more of a reality.
Panelists: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Genevieve Wood The Heritage Foundation; Erin Matson National Organization for Women Vice President; Jennifer Sevilla Korn Hispanic Leadership Network Executive Director.
- KQED World: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 1:30 PM