To The Contrary

Prostitution vs. "Sex Work"

Does the term "sex work" empower women, or does that terminology cause problems? We speak with New York Times columnist Pamela Paul about this important debate.

Prostitution vs. "Sex Work"

26m 46s

  • Nikki Haley's Rise; Remote Work Dilemma: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Nikki Haley's Rise; Remote Work Dilemma

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    Nikki Haley's Rise: Can a woman of color win in the GOP primary? Remote Work Dilemma: Working from home can be a blessing for many women, but will it hurt their advancement? PANEL: Fmr. Rep. Donna Edwards (D-MD), Fmr. Rep. Nan Hayworth (R-NY), Erin Matson, Rina Shah

  • Maryam Keshavarz, Director of The Persian Version: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Maryam Keshavarz, Director of The Persian Version

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    Bonnie Erbé interviews Maryam Keshavarz, the director of the new film, The Persian Version. The semi-autobiographical movie follows the story of an Iranian-American woman straddling both cultures’ equal yet disparate influences. It won two awards at the Sundance Film Festival.

  • Violence Against Women; Girls & Gangs

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    Violence Against Women: The SCOTUS takes up a case involving firearms as new legislation is proposed regarding violence against women. Girls & Gangs: Why some women and girls are joining gangs, and what can be done about it. PANEL: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Hadley Heath Manning, Lori Jump, Tiana Lowe Doescher

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