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To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe Previous Broadcasts

Episode #2207H

KQED World: Sat, Apr 27, 2013 -- 4:00 AM

The panelists discuss: Women in power; Wadjda, a groundbreaking Saudi film; and the internet, sexual assault and women on campus.
Panelists: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Former Bush Advisor Mercy Viana Schlapp, Feminist Activist Erin Matson, Conservative Commentator Darlene Kennedy.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Apr 28, 2013 -- 1:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sat, Apr 27, 2013 -- 10:30 AM

Episode #2206H

KQED World: Sat, Apr 20, 2013 -- 4:00 AM

ENVIRONMENTAL RACISM: Does pollution disproportionately affect women of color? Why the NAACP is taking on this issue.
FLAME RETARDANT DANGERS: Chemicals in furniture that are meant to keep you safe may cause big health problems.
Panelists: Dr. Avis Jones-DeWeever, Host of National Public Radio Focus Point; Jennifer Marshall, The Heritage Foundation; Amanda Terkel, The Huffington Post; Rina Shah, Republican Strategist; Renee Sharp, Environmental Working Group Director of Research.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Apr 21, 2013 -- 1:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sat, Apr 20, 2013 -- 10:30 AM

Episode #2205H

KQED World: Sat, Apr 13, 2013 -- 4:00 AM

SEXTREMISM: Radical women protesters have begun a movement called Femen. Their specialty? Protesting topless. Their most recent fight is supposedly for the rights of Muslim women, but Muslim women are saying that Femen does not represent their own beliefs.
THE IRON WOMAN: The death of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has brought about both criticism and praise. Was she a role model for women?
BEHIND THE HEADLINES: Female veterans building small businesses.
Panelists: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Women's Campaign Fund President Sam Bennett, Independent Women's Forum Senior Policy Analyst Hadley Heath, Former EEOC Chair Cari Dominguez.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Apr 14, 2013 -- 1:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sat, Apr 13, 2013 -- 10:30 AM

Episode #2204H

KQED World: Sat, Apr 6, 2013 -- 4:00 AM

Breaking the "Brass Ceiling": Taking a look at the increasing number of women in national security. Princeton Letter: Susan Patton's letter to the editor of The Princetonian, which encouraged women to find husbands while they are in college, caused uproar this week. Leading to the significant question, should women marry young? Behind the Headlines: Going Solo: A new book which takes a look at the highest amount of Americans ever living alone and apparently, they're thriving. Panelists: Rep. Donna Edwards (D-MD), Former Judge and Federal Prosecutor Debra Carnahan, Red Alert Politics Editor Francesca Chambers, Republican Strategist Cheri Jacobus

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Apr 7, 2013 -- 1:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sat, Apr 6, 2013 -- 10:30 AM
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