Common Conversation

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Jun 28, 2017

What does your DC Senator care about? His ego and getting credit.
DC women are results driven. New survey from Rutgers University.

May 22, 2017

Women Need to Step Up and Be Represented in Politics. Want to Run for Office? Learn How to Brand Yourself Right Here.

Apr 23, 2017

The most meaningful thing women can do today is run for politics. Don't wait to be asked. Follow these tips on how to run.

Apr 12, 2017

Bombing a Syrian airbase was another diversion to keep reporters off the trail of Trump/Russia ties. This interview with former President Barack Obama explains why war with Syria is a bad idea.

Apr 9, 2017

Trump Administration Wants to Make Huuuge Budget Cuts to EPA Funding and Toxic Waste Dumps.Think you are safe? Surprise! They are literally in your backyard. Listen why, and find out how close you are to a toxic Superfund site.

Apr 7, 2017

Journalism Students in Kansas Uncover Dark Side of New Principal. The Result? The New Principal Resigns. Oh, and, Steve Bannon is booted off National Security Committee.

Mar 22, 2017

Steve Bannon tells the Wall Street Journal a tale of woe and loss in the crash of 2008, and how it changed his life. Now listen to this his words and then his completely opposite actions.

Mar 21, 2017

If you're like me, keeping up with 4-5 publications a day about politics, perhaps you've experienced whiplash? Is Trump a Master Deceptionist or a psychotic mess? Psychoanalyst, Joel Whitebook, explains psychological conditions and its effect on politics.

Mar 17, 2017

Today's snowstorms may be tomorrow's summer. See how the New Seasons will change in 20 or 30 years. A letter from an environmental researcher.

Feb 23, 2017

We all know the Russians hacked the United States Presidential election. Listen how the New York Times connects the dots. And what you can do about it.

Feb 21, 2017

Consumers now have protection from predatory finance advisors, so why would Trump and his top economic advisor want to roll it back? Greed. Just listen, then act. Your 401k may get smaller.

Feb 15, 2017

For five years, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has protected us from predatory lenders like big banks, Wall Street, credit agencies, and con men. So why is Chairman of the House of Finance Committee out to castrate its power?

Feb 9, 2017

To win hearts and minds you need to know the opposition. Especially, when the opposition is hate and the president is Trump. Listen to a story written by Breitbart contributor about how Trump/Bannon view The Left. You will be shocked. 

Feb 2, 2017

Mexico is not our enemy. In fact, trade with Mexico ensures American jobs. So why is Trump Targeting Mexico? This podcast spells out just how important Mexico is to the United States and our economy.

Feb 2, 2017

Listen as Roya Massou, a first-generation American-born Muslim finishing her MBA in Health Science, talks about what it means to be an American, a woman and explains her idea of American values.

Jan 24, 2017

Newscasters and men want to know what the Women's March meant.  Find out right now in 5 minutes.

Jan 9, 2017

Why the women interviewed in the New York Times misunderstand the importance of the Women's March and why it is essential to the future of women. In this podcast Diana covers why you should attend the march and a story about the woman who took off her pants to eat at an upscale restaurant. Join us for an important episode on women's rights. Find details on marches in your town on our website:

Jan 4, 2017

Republican House tries to gut the ethics committee... Who is Mike Pence?... What steps were taken to stop Steve Bannon?... And action steps you can take to mobilize.

Nov 24, 2016

There are things to be thankful for even in times of uncertainty.