United SHE Stands

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By: Ashley & Sara

We're here as two average, midwestern women to build a community where we can bring kindness and women into politics by ensuring we, as humans, can have difficult conversations and we, as women, are educated, empowered, and involved to solve our nation’s greatest problems. 

The Battle for Ohio's Fair Representation: Ending Gerrymandering with Mia Lewis
#75
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In episode 75, we sit down with Mia Lewis from Common Cause Ohio to talk about gerrymandering in Ohio and dissect  the deceptive tactics that skew our districts and distort our votes.

Mia is Associate Director at Common Cause Ohio, which is a non-profit, non-partisan advocacy organization that works to strengthen public participation in our democracy and ensure that public officials and public institutions are accountable and responsive to citizens. Mia joined Common Cause during the push to pass 2018’s anti-gerrymandering Issue 1, coordinating teams across Ohio to push for a “Yes” vote. She comes from an organizing and educati...


Trailblazers and Trendsetters: America's History-Making First Ladies
#74
04/02/2024

In episode 74, we cover the incredible journey of America's First Ladies! We bring you the stories of how these women transformed the role of First Lady, leaving an indelible impact on the nation's history. 

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The Top 10 Most Influential First Ladies (thoughtco.com)Top 10 Influential First Ladies of the United States | Articles on WatchMojo.comRoles of the First Lady - White House Historical Association (whitehousehistory.org)First Lady's Role | George W. Bush Library (georgewbushlibrary.gov)Anna Eleanor Roosevelt | The White HouseEleanor Roosevelt - W...


Embracing Activism Amidst Division: Danielle Fascione's Journey to Political Engagement
#73
03/19/2024

In episode 73, we sit down with Danielle Fascione, who walks us through her transformative journey to political activism from the cozy, liberal streets of Lakewood, OH to the conservative heartbeat of Wadsworth, OH.

Danielle is a 34 year old, part-time helping professional, part-time DIYer/home beautifier, and now, part-time activist. She is married with two cats and she and her husband have lived in Wadsworth for the last 5 years.


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Navigating Nuance in Politics: Reflecting on Our Interviews with Ohio's State Representatives from Each Party
#72
03/05/2024

In episode 72, we reflect on the two conversations we had with a democrat and a republican from the Ohio House of Representative. The candid discussions with our guests from both sides of the aisle reminded us that the political landscape is as diverse and nuanced as the individuals who navigate it.

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This episode was edited by Kevin Tanner. Learn more about him and his services here:

Website: https://www.kevwyxin.com/Instagram: @kevwyxin

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