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Women's March
January 21

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Join Alicia Keys and MomsRising to End Mass Incarceration
Tell Congress: Take action to roll back the incarceration industry in America.

It's time to pass funding for Flint and to prevent lead contamination.

The United States has the largest prison population and the highest incarceration rate in the entire world.

Let's make sure all city leaders make early learning a top priority!
A strong start for our littlest learners means building a strong future for our cities and our economy.

Moms Are Talking
“My husband and I found ourselves with a surprise pregnancy when our two children were 10 and 12."

Sandy, Washington

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Attending a #WomensMarch? Download free signs to show what you're rising for!

Posted January 15, 2017 by Karen Showalter

Why do you rise? Show others which issues you're most passionate about with our free signs, below! Check out versions in both color and black/white. Click on each for a link to a full-resolution download.  Don't forget to print the MomsRising logo for the back of your sign too, so you can help others connect [...]

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Must-have resources before you March tomorrow!

Posted January 21, 2017 by Nina Perez

The Women’s March on Washington and hundreds of sister marches are TOMORROW! We are excited, fired up, and ready to GO GO GO! Tomorrow, MomsRising will be standing up with our families, children, neighbors, and hundreds of partnering organizations to protect our rights, our safety, our families, and our democracy, and to say NO to hate. [...]

Educating Our Leaders About the Real Healthcare Experiences of Families

Posted January 20, 2017 by S. Nadia Hussain

Last Wednesday, I went to my Congressman’s office to hand deliver MomsRising’s healthcare storybook which has stories from moms and dads across the country, including New Jersey. I’ve called my Congressman’s office more times in the last two weeks than I have in the entire time I’ve been his constituent. I’d already made a few [...]

This Is Hunger

Posted January 19, 2017 by Abby Leibman

Stories of hunger where you least expect it are plentiful – yet they are hidden from view.  “In the fall of 1997, I drove up to my $3 million home and saw a small note tacked on the door saying the house was going to be auctioned off in 30 days.... Circumstances like divorce and job [...]

Justice for Ramarley Graham

Posted January 19, 2017 by S. Nadia Hussain

“True peace is not merely the absence of tension: it is the presence of justice.” -Dr. Martin Luther King Junior   On Martin Luther King Day this past Monday, people around the country paid tribute to the legacy of a now celebrated leader who fought vehemently for equality, accountability and the dignity of black people. [...]

Q&A with Joan Alker about repealing the Affordable Care Act

Posted January 17, 2017 by Say Ahhh

This Q&A originally appeared on Question: From a policy point of view, it seems inevitable that the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, is heading for repeal or major changes. How has the law helped children and families?   Answer: Congressional leaders have made clear that repealing the Affordable Care Act is a top priority for them [...]

#YesWeCan and #YesWeDid – Say farewell & thank-you to the Obamas!

Posted January 13, 2017 by Sara Alcid

Thank you!“For now, whether you are young or whether you're young at heart, I do have one final ask of you as your president. The same thing I asked we take a chance on eight years ago. I am asking you to believe, not in my ability to bring about change but in yours.” – President Barack Obama This [...]

Speak out to protect healthcare!

Posted January 11, 2017 by Elyssa Koidin Schmier

Take Action!Thank you for all you have done so far to speak out against some U.S. members of Congress’ plans to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and make major, damaging changes to Medicaid and Medicare. I don’t have to tell you that, if these changes succeed, our families’ healthcare will suffer. But moms, dads, [...]

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