Breaking Through with Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner (Powered by MomsRising)

On this show we talk with the legislative champion who passed paid family leave in Rhode Island; we get an update on the latest in immigration policy reform; we hear about summer opportunities for teens; and get the inside scoop on how small cows took over Congress for gun safety reform.

Special Thanks to: Rhode Island State Senator Gayle Goldin; Wendy Cervantes, First Focus; Sonia Torres, Summer Search; and Gloria Pan, MomsRising!

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Category:politics -- posted at: 3:31pm EST

 From victories to current battles, on this show we talk about the power of people to make our democracy work for all.

Thank you to special guests, including: Michael Petit, President, Every Child Matters Education Fund; Ilyse Hogue, President, NARAL; Dream Hampton, author, filmmaker and MomsRising Fellow;  Monifa Bandele, MomsRising Senior Campaign Director; Ali Smith, author and photographer of MOMMA LOVE and more.

Direct download: MomsRising_070613_Ep61.mp3
Category:politics -- posted at: 10:06am EST

Here are some of the best interviews from the last few weeks. Back next week with a brand new show! 
Thank You To All Of Our Incredible Guests:
Joel Silberman, Founder & President of Media 2.0 Inc.
Jody Huckaby, Executive Director of PFLAG
Mona Cadena, Campaign Strategist for Equal Justice
Lakshmi Sridaran, Policy Director at the Praxis Project
Veronica Arreola, Professional Feminist, Speaker, Mom, Wife & Writer (Viva La Feminista)
Direct download: MomsRising_062913_Ep60.mp3
Category:politics -- posted at: 3:33pm EST