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Breaking Through with Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner (Powered by MomsRising)

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Fun. Feisty. Relevant. MomsRising Radio hosted by Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner is talk radio for moms, and for everyone who’s ever had a mom. This hour-long show is produced by We Act Radio and airs on WPWC 1480AM in Washington, DC--as well as in a podcast online at WeActRadio.com and MomsRising.org. The show is hosted by Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, author and MomsRising Executive Director/CEO & co-founder, as an informative and entertaining exploration of the hottest issues and policies that impact real people on Main Streets across the nation everyday. Tune in to listen to lively conversation with inspiring experts, celebrities, real moms, and elected leaders as they share the inside scoop on the topics that everyone's talking about right now.

Fun. Feisty. Relevant. MomsRising Radio hosted by Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner is talk radio for moms, and for everyone who’s ever had a mom. This hour-long show is produced by We Act Radio and airs on WPWC 1480AM in Washington, DC--as well as in a podcast online at WeActRadio.com and MomsRising.org. The show is hosted by Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, author and MomsRising Executive Director/CEO & co-founder, as an informative and entertaining exploration of the hottest issues and policies that impact real people on Main Streets across the nation everyday. Tune in to listen to lively conversation with inspiring experts, celebrities, real moms, and elected leaders as they share the inside scoop on the topics that everyone's talking about right now.

Location:

Dumfries, VA

Description:

Fun. Feisty. Relevant. MomsRising Radio hosted by Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner is talk radio for moms, and for everyone who’s ever had a mom. This hour-long show is produced by We Act Radio and airs on WPWC 1480AM in Washington, DC--as well as in a podcast online at WeActRadio.com and MomsRising.org. The show is hosted by Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, author and MomsRising Executive Director/CEO & co-founder, as an informative and entertaining exploration of the hottest issues and policies that impact real people on Main Streets across the nation everyday. Tune in to listen to lively conversation with inspiring experts, celebrities, real moms, and elected leaders as they share the inside scoop on the topics that everyone's talking about right now.

Language:

English


Episodes

RISE UP: Care Economy Week of Action in the House (and your house too!)!

6/14/2021
On the radio show this week, we cover the Care Economy Week of Action in the House... the U.S. House of Representatives! We also cover how you can make a difference from your house to help build a Care Infrastructure including childcare, paid leave, home- and community-based care and services for people who are disabled and the aging, raising the minimum wage to $15 per hour, a permanent child tax credit (CTC), health care for everyone, a path to citizenship for all essential and care...

Duration:00:57:54

Best Of: Powering Up!

6/7/2021
On the radio show this week, we cover the latest with Planned Parenthoods past, present, and future; hear about the new Made to Save campaign to make sure everyone has access in an equitable way to the COVID-19 vaccine; dive into new polling that shows Democrats, Republicans, Independents and more strongly support building a Care Infrastructure ASAP; and we cover Black Maternal Health Week, historic happenings, and the changes that are needed now. *Special guests include: Alexis McGill,...

Duration:00:57:54

Big change & Big checks (Get your Child Tax Credit check!)

5/31/2021
On the radio show this week we cover the summer of paid leave; why you may be eligible for a big check via the Child Tax Credit and how to get it; how building the Care Infrastructure includes creating a path to citizenship; and we close the show in conversation with two directors of the new film, “Forget Me Not." *Special guests include: Ruth Martin, MomsRising, @MomsRising @MamasConPoder; Amy Matsui, National Women’s Law Center, @nwlc; Donna Norton, MomsRising, @MomsRising...

Duration:00:58:46

COVID Relief - Getting the Benefits & Making BIG Change!

5/24/2021
On the radio show this week we cover how to get the FCC’s new broadband benefit designed to help make the internet more affordable for those impacted by the pandemic (https://www.fcc.gov/broadbandbenefit); dive into the new “child check” via the Child Tax Credit this year and how to still get it; cover the big news about the new Care Economy Business Council of over 200 major businesses pushing for a care infrastructure; and touch on the ways in which your voice is still needed to help get...

Duration:00:57:54

#CareCantWait: Celebrating the #AmericanRescuePlan & activating for the future!

5/17/2021
O n the #radio show this week, we cover why the care infrastructure is part of our nation’s basic infrastructure — and how #CareCantWait; we dive into the power of your story; discuss how you can support the AAPI community and work to stop anti-Asian violence; and explore what’s in the #AmericanRescuePlan for families, including those in search of childcare. *Special guests include: Ai-Jen Poo, National Domestic Workers Alliance and Caring Across Generations, @domesticworkers; Justina...

Duration:00:57:54

Celebrating moms & making change! Mother’s Day Special with champion members of Congress.

5/10/2021
On the radio show this week we talk with members of Congress about the power of moms, as well as the contributes and needs of moms and families, and get tips on how you can have the biggest impact in pushing forward much needed change like finally, FINALLY building the care infrastructure that moms, families, businesses, and our economy needs to thrive. *Special guests include: U.S. Representative Debbie Dingell, @RepDebDingell; U.S. Representative Katie Porter, @RepKatiePorter; U.S....

Duration:00:57:54

Powering Up!

4/26/2021
On the radio show this week, we cover the latest with Planned Parenthood’s past, present, and future; hear about the new Made to Save campaign to make sure everyone has access in an equitable way to the COVID-19 vaccine; dive into new polling that shows Democrats, Republicans, Independents and more strongly support building a Care Infrastructure ASAP; and we cover Black Maternal Health Week, historic happenings, and the changes that are needed now. *Special guests include: Alexis McGill,...

Duration:00:57:54

#CareCantWait: Celebrating the #AmericanRescuePlan & activating for the future!

4/19/2021
On the #radio show this week, we cover why the care infrastructure is part of our nation’s basic infrastructure — and how #CareCantWait; we dive into the power of your story; discuss how you can support the AAPI community and work to stop anti-Asian violence; and explore what’s in the #AmericanRescuePlan for families, including those in search of childcare. *Special guests include: Ai-Jen Poo, National Domestic Workers Alliance and Caring Across Generations, @domesticworkers; Justina...

Duration:00:57:54

How-To Get the Benefits (including direct payments!) in the America Rescue Plan

4/12/2021
This week’s radio show is a stream of a special online event to give people tips and tactics on how to get the benefits in the American Rescue Plan as we also activate for the future. You’ll hear from a very special guest, the U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, and also from some of our nation’s foremost advocates, leaders, and experts about how to access the new benefits (including direct cash to your family!) that just recently passed in the American Rescue Plan, including: Extended...

Duration:00:57:54

#CareCantWait: Celebrating the #AmericanRescuePlan & activating for the future!

4/5/2021
On the #radio show this week, we cover why the care infrastructure is part of our nations basic infrastructure " and how #CareCantWait; we dive into the power of your story; discuss how you can support the AAPI community and work to stop anti-Asian violence; and explore whats in the #AmericanRescuePlan for families, including those in search of childcare. *Special guests include: Ai-Jen Poo, National Domestic Workers Alliance and Caring Across Generations, @domesticworkers; Justina Chen,...

Duration:00:58:51

Equal Pay & Justice!!

3/29/2021
On the radio show this week we cover what’s happening in our nation’s capitol and the benefits coming your way due to the passage of the American Rescue Plan; hear the latest on how we can best push for progress, pay equity, and women’s leadership from the Center for America Progress; find out how we can both create good jobs and enable parents to work by investing in our child-care infrastructure (which we need to do yesterday); and we discuss the need for pay equity — and the Paycheck...

Duration:00:57:54

Stopping Hate & Advancing Equality

3/22/2021
On the radio show this week we cover whats in the American Rescue Plan for YOU and how you can access those benefits; the Equality Act thats moving forward in Congress and what you can do to help make this critically important bill pass; how you can help stop anti-Asian hate and violence; and we hear about a new initiative called We As Ourselves and discuss the importance of the invest and divest frame as we advance public policies. *Special guests include: Laura Peralta-Schulte, The...

Duration:00:57:54

Help Is On The Way! #AmericanRescuePlan

3/15/2021
On this radio show we cover how policy relating to the fair treatment of all immigrant families is moving forward and what you can do to help; whats in the American Rescue Plan for YOU!; how and why were finally going to get to paid leave for all; and the ways in which the American Rescue Plan can help businesses. *Special guests include: Xochil Oseguera, MomsRising MamsConPoder, @MomsRising @MamsConPoder; Amy Matusi, National Womens Law Center, @NWLC; Dawn Hucklebridge, Paid Leave for...

Duration:00:57:54

Women RISING!

3/8/2021
On the #radio show this week, we cover the power to make change at the city and local levels and how to build the capacity of municipal leaders to develop and sustain early childhood systems that support young children, prenatal through age three and their families; the latest priorities for the Womens March and how YOU can get involved; new polling about the priorities of women and what that means in terms of change in motion at our nations capitol; tips on activism, engagement, and power...

Duration:00:57:54

Be the Wind Beneath the Winds of Change

3/1/2021
On the #radio show this week we cover upcoming investments in building our nation’s infrastructure, including childcare, and how you can most effectively make your voice heard by leaders at the very top; next up we cover the importance of speaking out against the over 1000% increase in hate crimes against people in the Asian American Pacific Islander community; after that we cover the importance of reducing gun violence by increasing community safety and advancing justice; and we close the...

Duration:00:57:54

Best Of: From Resistance to Resilience & Insistence on Transformative Change!

2/22/2021
On the radio show this week we cover the importance of a caring infrastructure like childcare, paid leave, and longterm care, along with the continued need for fair pay; we also dive into where we were four years ago, where we are now, and what needs to happen to move forward transformative change; next up we discuss the COVID-19 relief package that Biden is pushing and whats in it for you; and we close the show covering the fair treatment of all immigrant families, whats moving in our...

Duration:00:57:56

Hope & change on the move!!

2/15/2021
On the radio show this week we cover women, the economy and the policies we all need to advance gender justice, racial justice, and economic justice; key opportunities for change in this critical moment in history; and why building democracy is still important, as is keeping our voices raised! *Special guests include: Dr. C. Nicole Mason, Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR), @IWPResearch; Teresa Younger, Ms. Foundation for Women, @msfoundation; and Jess Morales Rocketto, Care in...

Duration:00:57:54

Raise Your Voice, Raise Change!

2/8/2021
On the #RADIO show this week we cover how you can help save democracy and stop voter suppression; we cover the equitable distribution of the vaccine and The Peopless Vaccine project; how you can help increase the minimum wage and move forward paid leave for everyone; and talk about the importance of ending structural racism in policing and getting counselors in schools, not cops. *Special guests include: Jana Morgan, Declaration for American Democracy, @DFADCoalition; Robbie Silverman,...

Duration:00:57:54

Moving Forward Justice!

2/1/2021
On the #RADIO show this week, we cover what needs to happen to move forward justice in our nation; how you can help advance the fair treatment of all immigrant families; why raising the minimum wage raises our economy; and how passing the Paycheck Fairness Act would help advance racial justice, gender justice, and economic justice. *Special guests include: Dara Baldwin, Center for Disability Rights, Inc. (CDR), @NJDC07, @CDRNYS; Claudia Tristan, MomsRising/MamasConPoder, @MomsRising,...

Duration:00:57:54