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MomsRising Radio this week: Rise Up

October 25, 2014
The radio show starts off this week with the inside scoop on how some in Congress are gambling with children's health -- and what you can do about it. Stand your ground laws and the sexist way they are used is next up on the show. Then we hear from the Health Program director from the NAACP about...
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MomsRising Radio this week: Mid-Term #Election2014 Analysis!

November 8, 2014
A historic background check for gun purchases initiative overwhelmingly passed in Washington state, marking a new trend for the nation. We talk about it with experts — and also look at the growing number of economic security measures—like increasing access to sick days, affordable childcare, and...
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MomsRising Radio this week: #ElectionDay2014 #CriminalJusticeReform #VeteransDay #NetNeutrality

November 15, 2014
You may have missed it: There was just an election debate on criminal justice reform — and change happened. We talk about it on the #RADIO show this week. Don’t miss out. Our next segment takes a close look at children and healthcare—and why kids health is being used as a political football. Again...
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MomsRising Radio this week: #Feminism #ImmigrationAction #EquityInTheBalance #Extreme Daycare #RespectTheBump

November 22, 2014
*Special guests on this show include: Ilyse Hogue, NARAL Pro-Choice America; State Senator Pramila Jayapal; Alice Proujansky, documentary photographer; Jill Reese , Alliance for a Just Society; Shannon Henderson; Wal-Mart and organizing Black Friday . LISTEN : In the DC-area, on many stations...
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MomsRising Radio this week: #ICantBreathe #BlackLivesMatter #EricGarner #JusticeForMikeBrown #WeStandWithPeggy

December 6, 2014
*Special guests include: Dr. Justin Hansford, St. Louis University School of Law and founder of The Georgetown Journal of Law and Modern Critical Race Perspectives; Esther Armah, radio host of The Spin, playwright, and creator of Emotional Justice; Liz Watson, Director of Workplace Justice for...
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MomsRising Radio this week: #NewYear - New Opportunities & Challenges: What’s ahead!

January 10, 2015
Happy New Year! Happy 2015! On this show we spend some time reflecting on New Year’s resolutions. Do you have one? Are you going to keep it? Get some tips for how to have a healthy 2015. Then our next segment takes a close look at the often overlooked issue of civil asset forfeiture. Heard of that...
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MomsRising Radio this week: Double Rainbow - Inspired & Fired Up

January 17, 2015
It was the equivalent of a double rainbow in politics this week with big advancements in states and in our nation’s capitol. President Barack Obama announced groundbreaking new initiatives for sick days and paid family (maternity/paternity) leave; and states across the country ramped up their...
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MomsRising Radio this week: #ForwardTogether

February 7, 2015
This show includes the following segments: Forward Together: The Moral Monday Marches in North Carolina and how they’re building a movement. " What Marshawn Lynch and Richard Sherman Teach Us About Respectability & Black Masculinity .” The President’s budget & what’s in it for you. Inside...
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MomsRising Radio this week: #BlackLivesMatter #PreKNow #InvestInUS #FairTaxesBalancedBudget

December 20, 2014
This show starts our covering how the push for affordable, assessable early learning and childcare is gaining momentum as people realize that parents need safe, enriching places for their kids to be so they can work, and kids need high quality early learning so they can thrive. Turns out it’s a win...
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MomsRising Radio this week: How To Change Our World For The Better

April 3, 2015
This show starts with tips for you on how to use Facebook, Twitter, and email to change the world from a social media guru. In the next segment a Washington Post journalist shares some surprising insights. And then a surprise guest shares insights on breaking through partisan barriers. We close the...
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