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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.
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Dumfries, VA

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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.

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Episodes

#WearOrange - Stop Gun Violence

6/10/2019
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In recognition of #WearOrange National Gun Violence Awareness Day, we have an entire show dedicated to stopping gun violence. We cover the impact of the Trump administration’s proposal to transfer oversight of international arms sales to he Commerce Department, talk about the impact of gun violence on kids and how you can help keep your children safer in real time; cover why it’s a horrible idea to arm teachers and how you can effectively speak out for safety; and reveal the ways in which...

Duration:00:57:54

The Doom & The Solutions #StopTheBans

6/3/2019
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On the radio show this week we cover the full on assault on womens rights thats happening with the abortion bans and how you can fight back; strategize about healthcare access for everyone; discuss how you can help end childhood hunger in America, particularly in the summer months; and dive into maternal justice and maternal mortality, the crisis and the solutions. *Special guests include: Treasure Mackley, Planned Parenthood, @PPVNH; Adam Searing, Georgetown University McCourt School of...

Duration:00:57:54

Best Of: Eyes On The Prize!

5/27/2019
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On the #RADIOshowthis week we cover winning fair pay in the states (and how you can make your state a winning state); along with #TrumpsTaxScam and how we can have better tax policy; and also discuss the most recent assault on healthcare and the ways you can fight back; and we close theshowgetting fired up about supporting women in politics! Originall aired April 29, 2019

Duration:00:59:05

This is not a drill!

5/20/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover the attack on women’s bodily autonomy and what you can do to protect your rights; what’s happening in Washington DC that’s hopeful and not-so-hopeful, including around impeachment; the good news about the BE HEARD Act; and how we can win against all odds. *Special guests include: Erica Sackin, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, @PPFA; Reggie Hubbard, MoveOn, @MoveOn; Vania Leveille, ACLU, @ACLU; Erin Bennett Leighton, MomsRIsing, @MomsRising

Duration:00:57:54

We are the champions, my friends!

5/13/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover the incredible MOMentum of paid family/medical leave that’s happening now; how moms are rising across the nation to stop family separation; where moms are running for office and why it makes a difference; and why WIC lifts families and how to access that program. *Special guests include: Ruth Martin, MomsRising, @MomsRising; Amy Toran Perry, @MothersDayRally; Kirstin Larson, community leader; and Geri Henchy, Food Research and Action Center,...

Duration:00:58:56

Fight for Love!

5/6/2019
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On the #radio show this week we cover what’s happening with asylum protections for children; hear early reports from New Hampshire on the Presidential race and on policies that are rising; get the inside scoop on the trouble with the National Rifle Association; and discuss how music is changing our culture with Kyroman and his new album, Fight for Love. *Special guests include: Jennifer Podkul, Kids in Need of Defense (KIND), @supportKIND; Christina D’Allesandro, MomsRising, @MomsRising;...

Duration:00:58:56

Eyes On The Prize!

4/29/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover winning fair pay in the states (and how you can make your state a winning state); along with #TrumpsTaxScam and how we can have better tax policy; and also discuss the most recent assault on healthcare and the ways you can fight back; and we close the show getting fired up about supporting women in politics! *Special guests include : Maggie Humphreys, MomsRising, @MomsRising; Dana Bye, Tax March, @TaxMarch; Eva Stahl, Health Initiative at Community...

Duration:00:58:54

Best Of: Table Shakers, Justice Seekers, and Truth Tellers

4/22/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we talk with newly elected Superstar U.S. Representative Ayanna Pressley and get her advice on activism; we get the inside scoop on what’s happening inside the beltway with the FAMILY Act and Trump; then we hear about some incredible wins relating to banks announcing they’ll stop banking the private prison industry and how you can be involved; and get the very bad, no good awful news about the Trump proposed budget. *Special guests include: U.S. Representative...

Duration:00:58:05

Moving Mountains

4/15/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover how to BAN the bans and ways to work for fair treatment of all immigrant families; get the inside scoop on how taxes can be used for good (and bad); hear from the author of a spectacular new book, We Live for the We: The Political Power of Black Motherhood; and get tips from one of the best organizers on the planet. *Special guests include: Manar Waheed, ACLU, @ACLU; Amy Matsui, National Women’s Law Center, @nwlc; Dani McClain, author of a spectacular...

Duration:00:57:54

Make Legislative Change Real Change

4/8/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week, we cover why the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VOWA) is critically important right now; as well as how YOU can keep marching and also help advance the Extreme Risk Protection Order Act; then we learn about some big wins relating to the #FREEnewyork criminal justice reform campaign in New York; and we close the show covering how the End Diaper Need Act is desperately needed and why your help is essential to moving it forward. *Special...

Duration:00:57:54

So Excited

4/1/2019
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On the radio show this week we cover the GIANT win of JPMorgan Chase announcing they will “no longer bank the private prison industry;” discuss the “work beneath the work” and the childcare crisis in America; hear about more WINS; and get the inside scoop on how Russian trolls are doing harm to our country and what you can do about it. *Special guests include: Daniel Altschuler, Make The Road NY, @altochulo @MaketheRoadNY; Lauren Hogan, National Association for the Education of Young...

Duration:00:58:04

Powered UP & Ready to go!

3/25/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover the power of YOU, how YOU can help get the Domestic Workers Bill of Rights passed through Congress; tips for doing big things; how access to early learning & childcare is finally catching fire (thank goodness!); and how you can help save lives! *Special guests include: Ai-jen Poo, National Domestic Workers Alliance, @domesticworkers; Cheryl Contee, Do Big Things, @ch3ryl; Lauren Hipp, MomsRising, @MomsRising; Nadia Hussain, MomsRising, @MomsRising

Duration:00:57:54

Table Shakers, Justice Seekers, and Truth Tellers

3/18/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we talk with newly elected Superstar U.S. Representative Ayanna Pressley and get her advice on activism; we get the inside scoop on what’s happening inside the beltway with the FAMILY Act and Trump; then we hear about some incredible wins relating to banks announcing they’ll stop banking the private prison industry and how you can be involved; and get the very bad, no good awful news about the Trump proposed budget. *Special guests include: U.S. Representative...

Duration:00:57:54

So Excited

3/11/2019
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On the radio show this week we cover the GIANT win of JPMorgan Chase announcing they will no longer bank the private prison industry; discuss the work beneath the work and the childcare crisis in America; hear about more WINS; and get the inside scoop on how Russian trolls are doing harm to our country and what you can do about it. *Special guests include: Daniel Altschuler, Make The Road NY, @altochulo @MaketheRoadNY; Lauren Hogan, National Association for the Education of Young Children...

Duration:00:57:54

Moving Forward Justice!

3/4/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we talk about the power of the Oscars to move forward justice; we cover the power of YOUR story, cover a new National Academy of Sciences MAJOR report on child poverty and how to end it, and discuss the nutrition/NAP crisis hitting Puerto Rico if Congress doesn't take action in the coming weeks and how you can help. *Special guests include: Jessica Morales Rocketto, National Domestic Workers Alliance, @domesticworkers; Justina Chen, bestselling author and story...

Duration:00:57:54

Powered UP & Ready to go!

2/25/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover the power of YOU, how YOU can help get the Domestic Workers Bill of Rights passed through Congress; tips for doing big things; how access to early learning & childcare is finally catching fire (thank goodness!); and how you can help save lives! *Special guests include: Ai-jen Poo, National Domestic Workers Alliance, @domesticworkers; Cheryl Contee, Do Big Things, @ch3ryl; Lauren Hipp, MomsRising, @MomsRising; Nadia Hussain, MomsRising, @MomsRising

Duration:00:57:54

The Power of YOU!

2/18/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover how to help stop the fake national emergency; why (and how) we need to address the childcare and Pre-K crisis in our nation; how you can help one fair wage move forward so tipped workers aren’t stuck earning only $2.13 per hour; and cover how the Paycheck Fairness Act is finally moving forward! *Special guests include: Felicia Burnett, MomsRising, @MomsRising; Marquita Davis, Gates Foundation, @gatesfoundation; Saru Jayaraman, Restaurants...

Duration:00:57:54

WOMENS MARCH, WOMEN WIN, WOMEN RISE FOR CHANGE

2/11/2019
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RE-AIR: On the #RADIO show this week, we covered the Women's March on January 19th and how you can march; why even businesses love the new Washington Paid Family/Medical Leave law; the powerful win relating to Cyntoia Brown regaining freedom; and get the inside scoop on how a bipartisan bill for universal background checks for gun purchases is moving through the US Congress. *Special guests include:: Linda Sarsour, Womens March, @Womensmarch, @lsarsour; Julia Gorton, Washington...

Duration:00:57:44

Positive Proactive MOMentum!!!

2/4/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover the shutdown, the re-opening, and the power of older women; we also cover the introduction of the Paycheck Fairness Act and FAMILY Act in Congress (Yay!); and we close the show covering how to help prevent Muslim youth from being bullied in our communities. *Special guests include: Elyssa Koidin Schmier, MomsRising, @MomsRising; Deborah Vagins, AAUW, @AAUW; Dr. Madiha Tahseen, The Family and Youth Institute, @TheFYI_org; Ruth Martin, MomsRising,...

Duration:00:57:54

#DemocracyIsNotASpectatorSport

1/29/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover the government shutdown, re-opening, and what’s happening next; we get the inside scoop from a structural engineer about the literal faults in Trump’s ridiculous wall; we hear the impact of using children’s access to healthy food as a political football; and get inspired by some moving legislation that will improve our democracy and help make sure every vote counts. *Special guests include: Donna Norton, MomsRising, @MomsRising; Amy Patrick,...

Duration:00:58:17