To the Contrary

With women in the forefront of politics and on the cutting edge of national agendas, To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe continues to provide an important, timely forum for diverse women to discuss national and international issues and policies. It presents news and views that are rarely, if ever, available elsewhere on television.

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Funding for TO THE CONTRARY is provided by Sam's Club and the Life Technologies Foundation. Additional funding provided by the Colcom Foundation, the Charles A. Frueauff Foundation, and the Sanofi-Aventis Foundation.

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Misogyny & Shootings; Dartmouth Sexual Assault Settlement


The link between mass shootings & hatred of women. Dartmouth pays out $14 million

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Competence Stereotypes; 2nd Primary Debates; Adultification


Stereotypes of women in the workplace, presidential race, and bias against black girls.

Women Thought Leaders: Service Women & Women Veterans Caucus


A bipartisan effort to protect women who serve.

Trump vs. The Squad; The Rise and Risks of E-Cigarettes


Trump's attacks on Ilhan Omar, and the dangers of vaping.

Acosta’s Resignation; Equal Pay; Democratic Division


Labor Secretary resigns, US Soccer, & Pelosi vs. progressives?

Woman Thought Leader: Linda Greenhouse


What is the future of Roe V. Wade?

First Democratic Debate & Women vs. Cable News


We discuss female candidates and whether our media has gotten too combative