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    Women's Workplace Issues

    Veronique de Rugy and Vicki Shabo talked about workplace issues affecting women, including paycheck inequality, family leave policy, and pregnancy discrimination. They also talked…

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    President Obama on Gender and the Workplace

    President Obama spoke at a town hall meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina, about policies affecting women in the workplace, including pay equity and family and medical leave. President…

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    Women's Issues

    USA Today White House reporter David Jackson was interviewed by telephone about work by the Obama administration on women’s issues, including paycheck fairness, family and paid leave,…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for comments from women viewers on the question: “What is your top public policy issue?” David Jackson spoke by phone about Obama administration…

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    Women and the Economy

    Carly Fiorina spoke about a range of issues, including her business leadership experience, and ongoing international security, defense, and economic concerns of the United…

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    Book Discussion on The Feminine Voice of Islam

    Professor Najwa Raouda talked about her book, The Feminine Voice of Islam: Muslim Women in America, about the challenges of being female and Muslim in the U.S. C-SPAN’s Local Content…

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    Women in Politics and Leadership

    Former Texas State Senator Wendy Davis (D) spoke to students at the University of California in Berkeley. She talked about women and politics, gender issues, and the difficulties she…

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    State of Black Women in America

    Melanie Campbell talked about the state of black women in America. She talked about the National Coalition on Black Civic Participation’s 4th Annual Black Women’s…

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    Panel Discussion on Women and Power

    Panelists talked about powerful American women such as Catherine Beecher, Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, Shirley Chisholm, and Angela Davis. Participants included Cindy Lobel, author of…

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    Women's History Month Reception

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) paid tribute to Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan at a…

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    Status of Women in 2015

    Eleanor Smeal talked the status of women in 2015 and efforts to improve their rights and opportunities. She also spoke about a report on the issue that was released by the Clinton…

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    Weekly Presidential Address

    President Obama delivered his weekly address. He talked about his Let Girls Learn Initiative launched earlier in the week. It was designed to help teenage girls worldwide remain…

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    Education for Girls Worldwide

    Participants of the White House’s new education initiative, “Let Girls Learn” spoke to reporters following President and Mrs. Obama’s remarks officially…

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    Presidential Remarks on Education for Girls Worldwide

    President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama officially launched the education initiative, “Let Girls Learn,” designed to help teenage girls worldwide remain in school and…

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    Book Discussion on Men

    Professor Laura Kipnis talked about Men: notes from an Ongoing Investigation, her book of essays on men and the influence they have in society.

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    Influential Women of the West

    Former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor and Girl Scouts of the USA CEO Anna Maria Chavez talked about how their upbringing in the west impacted their lives and shaped…

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    Women's Rights in Afghanistan

    Rula Ghani, the first lady of Afghanistan, spoke about the role of women in her home country, and the need to support and encourage them. She described her life growing up as a…

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    Book Discussion on Belles of Liberty

    Linda Beatrice Brown talked about her book, Belles of Liberty: Gender, Bennett College, and the Civil Rights Movement, about the February 1960 sit-in that took place at a food counter in…

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    Women Veterans Historical Collection

    The Women Veterans Historic Project at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro was profiled, and speakers talked about the role women have played in the U.S. military throughout…

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    Gender Equity

    Chai Feldblum talked about gender equity 50 years after the 1964 Civil Rights Act. Topics included gender stereotyping, pay equity, sexual harassment, and the rights of pregnant women…

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