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Father's Day - What Dads Need To Know Too

June 16, 2013
#RADIO - Addressing rape culture. Moving forward gun policy reform. Exploring the fact that motherhood is now a bigger predictor of wage discrimination than gender. Talking with a new dad about paternity leave. And a DIY moment: How to make the dads in your life a boo-boo kit for Father's Day to...
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#RADIO this week! – #ManPanic

June 9, 2013
A Pew study came out showing that moms are now 40% of breadwinners, and conservative "pundits" and politicians starting a #ManPanic, saying working moms are a "catastrophe" making America "mediocre," and more. Ridiculous! On this show experts and moms tell the real story about how having moms in...
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#RADIO this week! "It is so much better to do something than to do nothing!"

June 1, 2013
"It is so much better to do something than to do nothing!" On this show we uncover what's going on with kids and access to food; hear the latest about the 49 public school closures in Chicago; learn about what started a key leader on the path to leadership when she was five years old; and find out...
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#RADIO this week! – The Art of Kicking Butt!

May 28, 2013
From the art of writing novels that empowers girls, to the art of creating effective legislative actions, music, videos and rock 'n' roll; women are making their voices heard. This week on MomsRising Radio With Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner we talk with experts and award-winning artists about the many...
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#RADIO this week! - National Women's Health Week

May 20, 2013
This week on MomsRising Radio With Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner we discuss birth control, yummy & healthy foods, fitness programs that work, getting pre-existing conditions covered--and how to get access to affordable health care. It's National Women's Health Week and we’ll cover it all on this show...
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#RADIO this week! — Football, Democracy & Happiness

January 24, 2013
We start out hearing from U.S. Representative Sandy Levin about the fight in Congress around unemployment insurance--and hear what's really going on in those marbled halls. Next up we find out about the FAMILY Act and what it could mean for your family. Then we talk patriotism, democracy and...
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#RADIO: The Post-Election Lowdown

November 10, 2012
What an election! There was a clear choice made on Election night and people, including women and moms, made a strong statement. Our nation voted to continue increasing access to affordable health care. Our nation voted to keep moving forward on fair pay for women. Our nation voted to not redefine...
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A Teachable Moment About the U.S. Election - Thanks to Foreign News

November 5, 2012
Driving this morning with my nine year-old, as we half-listened to the BBC news on the radio, yielded a nice teachable moment. They advertised their round-the-clock election coverage of the U.S. Presidential race. It sounded momentous and a little urgent. I took their tone for granted, but I’m glad...
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#RADIO: Rock the Vote! What’s at Stake and Who’s Voting!

November 3, 2012
I’m exc ited about this show! We have inspiring guests and we’re going to cover the latest on voter suppression and how you can report when you see people trying to stop other people from voting. We’re going to cover what’s at stake for lots of people in this election -- from healthcare to...
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#RADIO: Bayonets, Big Birds & Binders

October 27, 2012
Well folks, according to Internet memes, we figured out what the important issues are in this presidential election; and I have to tell you, it’s brought to you by the letter “B.” Binders, Big Bird, and Bayonets. That’s it. End of story. Make your voting decisions based on that. Just kidding! All...
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