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Jill Abramson; GOP Women; Women's History Museum Air date: 05-16-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365248339/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The first female executive editor of the New York Times controversially fired. The Republican party lags behind the Democratic Party when it comes to female candidates. Reps. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN)... /episodes/get/12767 /episode/12767 To The Contrary: Jill Abramson; GOP Women; Women's History Museum /episode-player/12767
Nigerian Schoolgirls; Teen Pregnancy Lows; Infertility Air date: 05-09-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365243645/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Nigeria's Schoolgirls: U.S. women senators call for action on the abduction of Nigerian schoolgirls. Teen Pregnancy Lows: Teen pregnancy and abortion reach record lows. Infertility: The pros and cons of the infertility industry. PANELISTS: Republican Strategist Bettina Inclan, Women Thrive... /episodes/get/12698 /episode/12698 To The Contrary: Nigerian Schoolgirls; Teen Pregnancy Lows; Infertility /episode-player/12698
Sexual Assault; Feminist Men; Girls Abducted; Child Slavery Air date: 05-02-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365238276/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Sexual Assault: The White House says men can stop rape. Feminist Men: Why men don't advocate for women's rights. Girls Abducted; The need to act in the case of 200 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped this week. Behind the Headlines: former child slave Shyima Hall. PANEL: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton,... /episodes/get/12620 /episode/12620 To The Contrary: Sexual Assault; Feminist Men; Girls Abducted; Child Slavery /episode-player/12620
The Drying of America: Too Many People, Too Little Water Air date: 04-25-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365232338/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false To the Contrary takes an in-depth look into our depleting water supply; the causes and what, if anything, we can do to reverse this trend. From Nevada, Arizona and California in the west to North and South Carolina on the east coast, this provocative documentary takes you to communities struggling... /episodes/get/12531 /episode/12531 To The Contrary: The Drying of America: Too Many People, Too Little Water /episode-player/12531
Confidence Gap; Sex Assault Normalized; Jesus Feminist Air date: 04-18-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365227457/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Confidence Gap: Is a lack of confidence the main thing holding women back? Sexual Assault: Young people report seeing harassment as normal. Behind the Headlines: Jesus Feminist. Why this author says the term is not a contradiction. PANEL: Progressive Magazine Editor-in-chief Ruth Conniff, Former... /episodes/get/12525 /episode/12525 To The Contrary: Confidence Gap; Sex Assault Normalized; Jesus Feminist /episode-player/12525
Sebelius Resigns; Women Voters; At-Home-Moms; Women Veterans Air date: 04-11-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365221636/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Sebelius Resigns: Secretary of Health... /episodes/get/12425 /episode/12425 To The Contrary: Sebelius Resigns; Women Voters; At-Home-Moms; Women Veterans /episode-player/12425
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November 2, 2012
We ask which candidate is better for women from two of the women who know the candidates best, Former U.S. Treasurer Bay Buchanan and Obama campaign insider Karine Jean-Pierre; Voters in four states will decide whether to take the plunge and vote on same sex marriage this election season.
Air date: 11/02/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2299905106/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false We ask which candidate is better for women from two of the women who know the candidates best, Former U.S. Treasurer Bay Buchanan and Obama campaign insider Karine Jean-Pierre; Voters in four states will decide whether to take the plunge and vote on same sex marriage this election season. /episodes/get/6090 /episode/6090 To The Contrary: November 2, 2012 /episode-player/6090
November 9, 2012
As record number of women take office in Senate and the House this January, we look at what their win means to women; Women who are 54% of the electorate voted in record numbers and they voted overwhelmingly for President Barack Obama this election; The challenges faced by disabled women veterans...
Air date: 11/09/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2302634223/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false As record number of women take office in Senate and the House this January, we look at what their win means to women; Women who are 54% of the electorate voted in record numbers and they voted overwhelmingly for President Barack Obama this election; The challenges faced by disabled women veterans... /episodes/get/6149 /episode/6149 To The Contrary: November 9, 2012 /episode-player/6149
November 16, 2012
Panelists discuss how the newly elected women will change things in the next Congress. Then, a new UN report says access to contraception could boost the world's economy by billions of dollars. Behind the Headlines. Marianne Williamson on changing the way women talk about politics.
Air date: 11/16/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2305631933/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Panelists discuss how the newly elected women will change things in the next Congress. Then, a new UN report says access to contraception could boost the world's economy by billions of dollars. Behind the Headlines. Marianne Williamson on changing the way women talk about politics. /episodes/get/6226 /episode/6226 To The Contrary: November 16, 2012 /episode-player/6226
November 23, 2012
Shopping Spree: Despite the looming fiscal cliff, women are still planning to shop strong this holiday season; the Church of England voted this week against allowing women to serve as bishops, the highest office in the church; a look at the challenges and rewards of working in a non-exempt job,...
Air date: 11/21/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2307570531/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Shopping Spree: Despite the looming fiscal cliff, women are still planning to shop strong this holiday season; the Church of England voted this week against allowing women to serve as bishops, the highest office in the church; a look at the challenges and rewards of working in a non-exempt job,... /episodes/get/6263 /episode/6263 To The Contrary: November 23, 2012 /episode-player/6263
December 14, 2012
Panelists discussion what it means for the rights of women represented by unions as Michigan becomes the 24th right-to-work state, the United Nations criticizes the Afghan government for failing to implement the laws that protect women.And, Behind the Headlines. why it is important to have women on...
Air date: 12/14/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2316204350/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Panelists discussion what it means for the rights of women represented by unions as Michigan becomes the 24th right-to-work state, the United Nations criticizes the Afghan government for failing to implement the laws that protect women.And, Behind the Headlines. why it is important to have women on... /episodes/get/6450 /episode/6450 To The Contrary: December 14, 2012 /episode-player/6450
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