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To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe Previous Broadcasts

Episode #2137H

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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 1:30 PM

Episode #2136H

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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 1:30 PM

Episode #2135H

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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 1:30 PM

Episode #2134H

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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
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