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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #2133

Women? the coveted voting bloc: From waitress moms to the debates about womens health and incendiary comments like GOP Senate Candidate Richard Mourdock's saying pregnancy was something that "God intended" even if produced by rape? we head into the last days before the Presidential election.

European Parliament decries "men only" policy: Members of the European Parliament rejected a male candidate for a position at the European Central Bank because he was a man. Is this gender discrimination?

Kathleen Turner on Her New Role: Interview with the actress as she dabbles in art and politics in her new play, "Red Hot Patriot." She plays the bold journalist, Molly Ivins.

Panelists: National Council of Negro Women Executive Director AvisJones-DeWeever; Independent Womens Forum Policy Analyst Hadley Heath; SpikeTheWaterCooler.com Founder Marjorie Clifton; Conservative Blogger Crystal Wright. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: This weekly news analysis program is the only woman-centered national news/talk show on television. Dedicated to the premise that women of all ethnic backgrounds and political persuasions are an important part of the national dialogues, the series provides a platform for the multifaceted views of involved, informed women journalists and commentators. Topics range from women's health to family issues to women in the workplace, the environment, women in finance and education.

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