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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

Justice Rising

10/14/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover the impeachment and how to make your voice heard at town halls with members of Congress; get the lowdown on a new paper covering solutions to the childcare crisis; hear about the Hyde Amendment and reproductive justice; and get inspired by some wins in the area of maternal justice. *Special guests include: Nathan Williams, Town Hall Project, @townhallproject; Katie Hamm, Center for America Progress, @amprog; Jennifer Wang, National Asian Pacific...

Duration:00:57:54

#HopeRising

10/7/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover the fight for affordable, assessable, high quality childcare and how it impacts YOU; what’s going on with elections these days; the inside scoop on a new report on Women Driving Change: A Pathway to a Better Mississippi; and get the lowdown on healthcare. *Special guests include: Catherine White, National Women’s Law Center, @nwlc; Gloria Pan, MomsRising, @MomsRising; Cassandra Welchlin and Andrea Johnson, MS Black Women’s Roundtable (MS-BWR), NWLC,...

Duration:00:57:54

#ShowingUpMakingChange

10/1/2019
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On the radio show this week we cover the latest with the Trump impeachment process and what you can do; find out what’s top of mind for many women across the nation and hear tips on how to talk to other people across differences; get an update on the human rights abuses happening in the name of Immigration enforcement by the Trump Administration; and get the lowdown on how to be an effective advocate at the city, state, and national levels, including how to run for office! *Special...

Duration:00:58:54

Best Of:#RiseUp

9/23/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover the growing (and winning!) movement for paid family/medical leave; how YOU can (and must) fight to protect access to healthcare and affordable medicine including via www.lowerdrugpricesnow.org; get the inside scoop on a breaking news win; and we also hear about the important movement to #ProtectTransHealth in a time when the Trump Administration is ridiculously and harmfully rolling back anti-discrimination laws. *Special guests include: Suzi LeVine,...

Duration:00:57:56

#SpeakingOut!

9/16/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover how to counteract white nationalism and white supremacy; tips on how to make a difference to end gun violence; why being part of the US Census is incredibly helpful (Have follow up questions about participating in the US Census? Call the NALEO hotline: 877-352-3676); and the WIC Act and how you can help women, infants and children. *Special guests include: Tim Wise, anti-racist writer and educator, @timjacobwise; Chelsea Parsons, Center American...

Duration:00:57:51

Women In Action!

9/9/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week, we talk about the urgent importance of ending police brutality and of advancing criminal justice reform; learn about the high impact of cultural change and how YOU are more powerful than you think; hear about Super Majority and the movement for women to rise in 2020; and find out more about #BlackBreastfeedingWeek and how you can get the information you need year all round. *Special guests include: Monifa Bandele, Senior Vice President MomsRising,...

Duration:00:57:51

#HowToBeHeard!

8/26/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we hear the inside scoop from a member of Congress about how to make your voice heard; find out about the military-style assault weapons ban that’s gaining momentum and what you can do to stop gun violence; get details about how to fight back against Trump’s attack on LGBTQ rights; and hear the latest about the Trump Administration’s actions to separate families and how you can help keep families together and safe. *Special guests include Po Murray, Newtown...

Duration:00:57:54

#RiseUp

8/19/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover the growing (and winning!) movement for paid family/medical leave; how YOU can (and must) fight to protect access to healthcare and affordable medicine including via www.lowerdrugpricesnow.org; get the inside scoop on a breaking news win; and we also hear about the important movement to #ProtectTransHealth in a time when the Trump Administration is ridiculously and harmfully rolling back anti-discrimination laws. *Special guests include: Suzi LeVine,...

Duration:00:57:54

#SpeakingOut!

8/12/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover how to counteract white nationalism and white supremacy; tips on how to make a difference to end gun violence; why being part of the US Census is incredibly helpful (Have follow up questions about participating in the US Census? Call the NALEO hotline: 877-352-3676); and the WIC Act and how you can help women, infants and children. *Special guests include: Tim Wise, anti-racist writer and educator, @timjacobwise; Chelsea Parsons, Center American...

Duration:00:57:54

Democracy, Debates, and Dancing!

8/5/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover what’s happening with democracy, the debates, and dancing; hear about a powerful campaign gaining ground to raise the minimum wage; find out about hunger in America and how you can help; and get the inside scoop on healthcare policy and the #MedicaidCoversUS project. *Special guests include: Reggie Hubbard, MoveOn, @MoveOn; Dr. Alicia Farris, ROC United, @rocunited; Josh Protas, @MAZONusa; and Katie Alexander, American Cancer Society Cancer Action...

Duration:00:57:54

#Hopetimist

7/29/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover the power of our stories to change our nation; why “go back” is so racist and horrifying; what you can do to help stop the human rights abuses happening in the name of immigration enforcement; and hear about a new program for rising leaders. *Special guests include Dream Hampton, award-winning author, Emmy-nominated film producer, and MomsRising consultant, @dreamhampton; Miriam Yeung, former executive director of National Asian Pacific American...

Duration:00:57:54

Best Of: #VotesAndLawsNotThoughtsAndPrayers

7/22/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover how healthcare is under attack and the ways you can fight back; the fight for gun safety and Virginia; what history warns us about the current crisis in detention centers on our southern border; and serial entrepreneurs, MyVillage and childcare. *Special guests include: Katie Keith, Out2Enroll, @Out2Enroll; Martina Leinz, Brady United, @bradybuzz; Andrea Pitzer, journalist, @andreapitzer; and Erica Mackey, Co-Founder of MyVillage, @MyVillageTeam

Duration:00:57:54

#BOOM!

7/15/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we talk about fair pay and soccer, hear about why healthcare is under threat again and what you can do about it, get the inside scoop on what’s happening with access to abortion care, and get breaking news on the Mom Platform! *Special guests include: Maya Raghu, National Women’s Law Center, @nwlc; Claire McAndrew, Families USA, @FamiliesUSA; Shaunna Thomas, UltraViolet, @UltraViolet; and Nina Perez, MomsRising, @MomsRising

Duration:00:57:54

#CantStopWontStop

7/8/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover #CloseTheCamps and the fight to stop human rights abuses from happening in the name of immigration enforcement; we discuss change and power and how YOU can make a difference; we get the lowdown on the debates and presidential candidates; and we hear about winning and women — and how women coming together create wins! *Special guests include: Sandra Cordero, Families Belong Together, @domesticworkers; Reggie Hubbard, MoveOn, @MoveOn; Melanie Campbell,...

Duration:00:57:54

#WeCanDoHardThings!

7/1/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover the horrors happening to children and families in detention centers in the US and how you can help; hear top takeaways from the debate, the #MomPlatform, and what’s next with Debate Bingo; get the latest on the fight for abortion care and the protection of Roe v. Wade; and then we close the show by covering the inspiring launch of an exciting, new Universal Family Care proposal. *Special guests include: Meagan Bell, MomsRising member who...

Duration:00:57:54

Best Of: FIGHT FOR LOVE!

6/24/2019
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On the #radio show this week we cover whats 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 DAllesandro, MomsRising, @MomsRising;...

Duration:00:57:54

#VotesAndLawsNotThoughtsAndPrayers

6/17/2019
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On the #RADIO show this week we cover how healthcare is under attack and the ways you can fight back; the fight for gun safety and Virginia; what history warns us about the current crisis in detention centers on our southern border; and serial entrepreneurs, MyVillage and childcare. *Special guests include: Katie Keith, Out2Enroll, @Out2Enroll; Martina Leinz, Brady United, @bradybuzz; Andrea Pitzer, journalist, @andreapitzer; and Erica Mackey, Co-Founder of MyVillage,...

Duration:00:57:54

#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