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  March 2008

Monday, March 31

  • 6:19 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): The Fed's Dealings: For Public or Private Interest?

  • 5:00 PM
    Rainforest Action Network: Bank of America CEO Kenneth Lewis Named Fossil Fool of the Year

  • 4:20 PM
    Physicians for a National Health Program: Most Doctors Support National Health Insurance, New Study Shows

  • 3:59 PM
    Americans United for The Separation of Church & State: Utah Religious Group Seeks To Place Its 'Seven Aphorisms' Beside The Ten Commandments

  • 3:15 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Denounces Use of Flawed Secretive Guantánamo Commissions to Try Suspect

  • 2:57 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Lead-Safe Repair Rules for Pre-1978 Buildings Enacted

  • 2:50 PM
    Peace Alliance: I Stand for Peace, Campaign Focuses on the Epidemic of Youth Violence in the US

  • 2:20 PM
    Sunlight Foundation Invites Collaboration on New Transparency Bill

  • 2:02 PM
    Government Accountability Project: New Report Criticizes GNEP

  • 1:19 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Government Misses Endangered Species Act Deadline for Declining California Seabird

  • 1:10 PM
    Americans United for Separation of Church and State: Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Controversy Over Religious Symbols on Public Property

  • 1:00 PM
    ACLU: South Carolina Stands Firm Against DHS and Real ID

  • 12:46 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Israel: Stop Demolishing Homes, Remedy Discriminatory Land Allocation

  • 12:38 PM
    Earthjustice: EPA, Army Corps Announce Misguided Plan to Prevent Stream and Wetland Loss

  • 12:29 PM
    Amnesty International: Unlawful Homes For Israeli Settlers, Demolitions For Palestinians

  • 12:22 PM
    Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood (CCFC) Honors Strong Stance against Marketing to Children

  • 10:15 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Rhode Island Yacht Club Fined for Polluting Lobster Nursery

  • 9:31 AM
    Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR): Unionization Substantially Improves the Pay and Benefits of African Americans

  • 9:29 AM
    Coalition for Peace Action (New Jersey): Students Protest Detention Over Their Iraq War Walkout

    Friday, March 28

  • 2:59 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Feds Review Global Warming Impacts of Fuel-efficiency Standards for Cars, Pickups, and SUVs

  • 2:29 PM
    Amnesty International Student Activists Launch National Week of Action to Close Guantanamo

  • 1:47 PM
    Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR): Study Finds Decline of Think Tank Citations in Media

  • 11:56 AM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Conservation Groups Support Mining Ban to Protect Grand Canyon Watershed

  • 10:30 AM
    Corporate Accountability International: Organizations Highlight Dangers of Philip Morris Split

  • 10:01 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): EPA to Re-Open Libraries by Fall - But They Won't Be the Same

    Thursday, March 27

  • 5:00 PM
    Public Citizen: Anniversary of Three Mile Island Reminds Us, Nuclear Power is Still Not the Answer

  • 4:55 PM
    NRDC: American West Heating Nearly Twice as Fast as Rest of World, New Analysis Shows

  • 3:10 PM
    Earthjustice: Groups Oppose Pollution Reporting Exemption for Factory Farms

  • 2:45 PM
    Conservation and Health Groups Petition Four Southern States to End Commercial Harvest of Depleted Freshwater Turtles

  • 1:10 PM
    Government Accountability Project: Media Advisory: New Comprehensive Report Lambastes GNEP – Press Conference Next Monday

  • 12:35 PM
    Food & Water Watch: UN Must Recognize Water as a Basic Human Right

  • 12:25 PM
    Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS): Three Mile Island 29 Years Later: Nuclear Safety Problems Still Unresolved

  • 11:27 AM
    Africa Action: US Unilateralism Bolsters Mugabe as Zimbabweans Struggle for Democracy

  • 9:47 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Loudoun County Staffer Fired for Filing Environmental Report

  • 8:00 AM
    Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR): NPR Underreports Iraq Deaths

    Wednesday, March 26

  • 6:31 PM
    World Wildlife Fund’s Earth Hour Celebrations Spread to Six Continents in Largest Climate Change Event in History

  • 6:20 PM
    Common Cause: Presidential Candidates Should Help Break Senate Deadlock Over FEC Nominations

  • 5:58 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Escalating Warfare in Iraq

  • 5:50 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Iraq War: The Real Cost

  • 4:00 PM
    Children's Defense Fund: CDF Report Finds Low-Income Families Lose Billions to Predatory Commercial Tax Preparers

  • 3:48 PM
    Center for Consitutional Rights (CCR): Rep. Delahunt Holds Field Briefing in Boston on Guantánamo’s Refugees

  • 3:07 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Arctic Seals Threatened by Global Warming Advance Toward Endangered Species Act Protection

  • 2:35 PM
    Amnesty International: NGOs Press President Uribe of Colombia to Address Wave of Violence Against Rights Defenders, Unionists

  • 2:29 PM
    Amnesty International: Israeli Army Denying Cancer Patient Vital Treatment

  • 1:12 PM
    Public Health and Environmental Groups Sue EPA over Renewed Clean Air Determination for the San Joaquin Valley

  • 1:10 PM
    ACLU: Media Advisory: Panel Discussion "Restoring Constitutional Order"

  • 12:46 PM
    Riverkeeper Releases Policy and Legislative Agenda For 2008

  • 11:28 AM
    Food & Water Watch: Foul Fowl: Group Releases Exposé on Contaminated Chicken

  • 10:55 AM
    Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation: Star Wars Turns 25 Years Old, but Effective and Capable Missile Defense Still Elusive

  • 10:27 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): EPA Pushing Pesticide Promotions on Safety Labels

    Tuesday, March 25

  • 6:10 PM
    National Gay & Lesbian Task Force Recognizes Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Women Leaders Championing Equality

  • 6:02 PM
    AFL-CIO: One in Three Skip Medical Care Because of Cost, Nationwide Survey Shows

  • 5:39 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: McCain: Consistent on Iraq War?

  • 5:12 PM
    Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS): Protection of Iraqi Civilians is Paramount

  • 4:40 PM
    Center for Public Integrity: Center’s Collateral Damage Project Awarded First Place in Online Category by Investigative Reporters and Editors

  • 4:07 PM
    American Constitution Society for Law and Policy: The State Secrets Privilege: Time for Reform?

  • 3:59 PM
    Friends Committee on National Legislation: 16 National Religious Organizations Oppose New Nuclear Bomb Plant

  • 3:56 PM
    Amnesty International: Protection of Iraqi Civilians is Paramount

  • 3:06 PM
    Choice USA: Students Launch Campaign to Restore Birth Control Costs on Campus

  • 2:47 PM
    People For The American Way (PFAW): Roberts Court Scoffs at International Law

  • 2:39 PM
    NRDC: Radiation Monitors Cannot Reliably Detect Highly Enriched Uranium at U.S. Ports and Border Crossings

  • 1:42 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Saudi Arabia: Heavy Price of Unfair Justice System

  • 1:02 PM
    ACLU And MALDEF File Lawsuit Against Arizona Town Over Anti-Solicitation Law

  • 12:18 PM
    Environmental Working Group (EWG): CDC: Most Americans' Blood Tainted With Toxic Sunscreen Chemical

  • 11:38 AM
    Campaign for Peace and Democracy-NY: Czechs Launch Online Petition Against Planned U.S. Military Base

  • 11:36 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Environmental Whistleblowers Fare Poorly Under Bush

  • 11:30 AM
    ACLU: Domestic Violence Survivor Asks International Tribunal To Hold U.S. Responsible For Human Rights Violations

  • 9:52 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): New Jersey Asks Business to Rewrite Environmental

    Monday, March 24

  • 6:40 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Estimate: 120 Veteran Suicides Per Week

  • 6:28 PM
    Human Rights First: HRF Applauds Release of Pakistan's Judges

  • 5:42 PM
    Defenders of Wildlife: New Analysis Finds Mojave Desert Contributes More Than a Billion Dollars Annually to California Region

  • 5:35 PM
    Amnesty International: Hundreds of Tibet protesters arrested in Nepal

  • 5:20 PM
    Congressman Keith Ellison Pays Homage to Fallen; Decries Continuation of Iraq War

  • 12:40 PM
    ACLU: High Court Refuses to Review Arizona Prison’s Abortion Policy

  • 12:36 PM
    National Lawyers Guild Welcomes Discussion of Racism Occasioned by Senator Barack Obama's Historic Speech

  • 11:42 AM
    Military Families Speak Out (MFSO) Mourn 4,000th Troop Death In Iraq

  • 10:36 AM
    CODEPINK: National Peace Organizations Honors 4,000th US Military Death in Iraq with Call For Vigils

    Friday, March 21

  • 3:42 PM
    Public Citizen: Federal Court Rejects Wal-Mart’s Trademark Claim Against Web Critic

  • 1:58 PM
    Food & Water Watch: World Water Day Marks Opportunity for Commitment to Clean Water

  • 1:00 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Government Misses Endangered Species Act Deadline for Ice Seal Threatened by Global Warming

  • 12:40 PM
    Corporate Accountability International: World Water Week Marked by Shift Away From Bottled Water

  • 12:36 PM
    Center for Economic and Policy Research CEPR Paper Responds to Foreign Affairs on Venezuela

  • 11:42 AM
    MAPLight.org: FISA: Telecom PAC's gave $10,660 ea. for No Vote

  • 10:36 AM
    Environmental Working Group (EWG): FDA Cites Discredited Industry Science in Justifying High Levels of Contaminants in Infant Formula

    Thursday, March 20

  • 1:27 PM
    Friends of the Earth: Clinton, Obama Coal Comments Criticized by Environmental Group

  • 12:24 PM
    EarthRights International/Amazon Watch: Federal Court to Hear Argument on Why Indigenous Peruvians' Human Rights Suit Against Occidental Petroleum Should Be Tried in US

  • 12:21 PM
    Demos: Report: Election Day Registration Would Boost Voter Participation in Massachusetts

  • 12:09 PM
    The Wilderness Society: Bush Administration's Rush to Develop Oil Shale and Tar Sands Endangers Local Communities and Wild Lands in Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming

  • 11:52 AM
    Food and Water Watch Launches National Restaurant Campaign to Take Back the Tap

  • 10:50 AM
    NOW: 2008 Summit on Economic Justice for Women: Empowering Women in Business, Health, Economics, and Public Policy

  • 10:07 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Oil Deal for Alaska Wildlife Refuge on Fast Track

    Wednesday, March 19

  • 6:56 PM
    Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR): Media Ignore Contractors Killed in Iraq

  • 3:40 PM
    Riverkeeper: “Independent” Does Not Equal Company-Paid Review

  • 12:34 PM
    Media Matters For America: Media Firestorm Over (Repeated) McCain Al Qaeda Gaffe? Hardly

  • 12:28 PM
    Constitution Project Applauds Supreme Court's Reaffirmation of Right to a Fair Trial

  • 10:11 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): EPA Dropped Ball on Pharmaceuticals in Drinking Water

  • 10:08 AM
    Water Advocates Calls for More Drinking Water and Sanitation Projects

    Tuesday, March 18

  • 3:19 PM
    Veterans For Peace and Their Families Travel to DC For Peace Rally

  • 12:19 PM
    CODEPINK: Anti-War Efforts Get Creative for Iraq War Anniversary

  • 11:47 AM
    War Resisters To Block IRS Headquarters

  • 9:00 AM
    Fairnewss & Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR): No Antiwar Voices in NYT 'Debate'

    Friday, March 14

  • 2:10 PM
    Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC): New EPA Diesel Rule Will Clean up Dirty Trains and Ships

  • 2:00 PM
    Human Rights Watch: China, India, Nepal: Free Tibetan Protesters

  • 1:57 PM
    Amnesty International: Former Detainee Reveals Details of Secret CIA Program

  • 1:50 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Federal Judge Orders Return of Endangered Species Protection for Bald Eagle in Arizona

  • 1:26 PM
    Environmental Working Group (EWG): Almost Half Of All 'Natural' Personal Care Products Contain Known Carcinogen

  • 1:25 PM
    Government Accountability Project: Climate Change Report Buried by DOT; Author Blocked From Reporters

  • 1:00 PM
    Organic Consumers Association (OCA): Carcinogenic 1,4-Dioxane Found in Leading 'Organic' Brand Personal Care Products

    Thursday, March 13

  • 7:15 PM
    ACLU Lauds Introduction of House State Secrets Bill

  • 7:12 PM
    Art of Politics 2008 Draws Young Artists to Political Issues

  • 5:46 PM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich Mourns Loss of Former Senator and Mentor Howard Metzenbaum

  • 5:06 PM
    Water Advocates: Launch of the U.S. WASH-in-Schools Initiative

  • 4:50 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Five Years Later -- Oil Contracts: Success of War?

  • 4:25 PM
    Free Press: House Members Take Up Anti-Consolidation Crusade

  • 3:55 PM
    NARAL Pro-Choice America Applauds Senate’s Rejection of Two Anti-Choice Amendments to Budget Resolution

  • 2:36 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for 32 Snail and Slug Species of the Pacific Northwest

  • 2:30 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Iran: Reformist Candidates Barred From Election

  • 2:20 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Report Details Rollbacks for Idaho Backcountry

  • 2:17 PM
    Public Campaign: New Report Correlates Campaign Contributions

  • 2:10 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Olympics: Japan Should Press for Human Rights in Beijing

  • 2:01 PM
    Brennan Center for Justice: Motion Filed Questioning Brutal Conditions of Al-Marri Confinement

  • 1:55 PM
    ACORN Members 'Foreclose' on Mortgage Bankers Conference

  • 9:48 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold Calls For Swift Action to Protect Privacy of Americans

  • 9:48 PM
    Campaign for Innocent Victims in Conflict (CIVIC): Pakistan: US Must Investigate Claims of Civilian Casualties

  • 9:48 PM
    ACLU Sues To Uncover Records Detailing Torture And Abuse Of Guantánamo Prisoners

  • 9:48 PM
    Amnesty International: New Pakistani Parliament Must Restore the Constitution and Human Rights Protections

  • 9:48 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold Responds to President's Comments on Retroactive Immunity

  • 9:48 PM
    Constitution Project Welcomes Introduction of State Secrets Reform Bill

  • 9:48 PM
    ACLU: FBI Audit Exposes Widespread Abuse Of Patriot Act Powers

  • 10:45 AM
    Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS): GAO Report Finds EPA Library Closures Undercut Agency’s Mission; UCS Research Concludes Closures Impede Fed Scientists’ Work

  • 10:35 AM
    Human Rights First: New Report: China’s Oil Interests in Sudan Fueling Darfur Violence

  • 9:48 AM
    Constitution Project: Former Congressmen Urge House to Reclaim War Powers

    Wednesday, March 12

  • 5:10 PM
    Earthjustice: Groups Seek to Close Superfund Law Loophole

  • 4:11 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Energy Department Fails to Consider Environmental Impacts of Southwest Energy Corridor on at Least 95 Endangered and Threatened Species

  • 4:10 PM
    Drug Policy Alliance: Drug Czar John Walters Testifying in Congress Today in Support of Bush’s 2008 National Drug Control Strategy

  • 4:02 PM
    Public Citizen: Rollover Study Latest Proof That Feds Failing to Protect Public

  • 4:00 PM
    League of Women Voters Expresses Concern With New Ethics Procedures

  • 3:58 PM
    Greenpeace: 'America's Climate Security Act' Insufficient

  • 3:45 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR): Guantánamo Attorneys Say Detainees Will Not Be Tortured if Returned to Yemen

  • 3:40 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Iraq Veterans Speak: Winter Soldier Hearings

  • 3:22 PM
    ACLU Continues Monitoring Illegitimate Guantánamo Hearings This Week

  • 2:57 PM
    CODEPINK: Pink Police to Cite Members of Congress For Excessive Vacationing

  • 2:12 PM
    Amnesty International Condemns Harsh Crackdown on Peaceful Tibetan Protesters

  • 1:50 PM
    National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Responds to Alarming Rates of STDs Among Teenage Girls

  • 1:45 PM
    Human Rights Watch: China: Beijing's Migrant Construction Workers Abused

  • 1:34 PM
    Conservation Groups Challenge Uranium Mine Exploration Near Grand Canyon

  • 1:30 PM
    Government Accountability Project: Groups Urge Telecom Immunity Rejection Pending Review of GAP Client's Affidavit

  • 1:27 PM
    Military Families Speak Out (MFSO): Five Years Into The War In , Military Families Say: "Funding This War Is Killing Our Troops!"

  • 12:27 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Congress to Take First Look At Off-Road Ravages on Public Land

  • 12:22 PM
    Brennan Center for Justice: Fundamental Legal Rights in Jeopardy in Omar and Munaf Supreme Court Cases

  • 10:13 AM
    Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS): Industry Groups Kick off Tour to Kill Climate Bill

  • 10:02 AM
    Human Rights First: New Report: China’s Oil Interests in Sudan Fueling Darfur Violence

  • 9:31 AM
    Free Press: 2008 National Conference for Media Reform Coming to Minneapolis

  • 8:55 AM
    Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) Calls on FBI to Investigate White House Destruction of E-mails -- Including Plame Wilson Discussions

  • 8:07 AM
    ACLU: Stunning New Report on Domestic NSA Dragnet Spying Confirms ACLU Surveillance Warnings

    Tuesday, March 11

  • 5:24 PM
    Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS): EPA to Announce New Ozone Pollution Standard

  • 5:05 PM
    Human Rights First: State Department Human Rights Reports Highlight Need for US Leadership

  • 4:24 PM
    Common Cause: House Votes In Support of Ethics Enforcement

  • 4:10 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Five Years into Iraq War, a Key Question: How Did This Happen in the First Place?

  • 1:58 PM
    Corporate Accountability International: Statement on Associated Press Report Finding Pharmaceuticals in Water Supplies

  • 1:38 PM
    Amnesty International: Palestinian Homes Demolished Without Warning

  • 1:05 PM
    National Lawyers Guild Calls On Congress To Override Bush Veto of Intelligence Authorization Bill

  • 12:58 PM
    Friends of the Earth: Nanotech Exposed in Grocery Store Aisles

  • 12:12 PM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): Somalia: UN Security Council Must Not Ignore Abuses

  • 12:00 PM
    Defenders of Wildlife: Bush Administration's Inaction Pushes Jaguar Closer to Extinction in US

  • 11:46 AM
    Center for Democracy and Technology (CDT) Launches Health Privacy Project

  • 11:45 AM
    ACLU: Death Sentence of Mentally Ill Man Reversed

  • 9:31 AM
    Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR): Publicly Funded Drug Trials Will Counteract the Corruption and Inefficiency of Testing

    Monday, March 10

  • 4:07 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Bush and McCain on Torture

  • 3:07 PM
    Riverkeeper Calls for Action on News of Drugs in Water

  • 2:30 PM
    Earthjustice: Same Old Story: EPA Turning a Blind Eye to San Joaquin Valley's Pollution Problems

  • 2:01 PM
    SEIU: Attempt Made to Deny Union for Healthcare Employees in Ohio

  • 1:34 PM
    Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC): Bush Administration Refuses to Protect Endangered Species Habitat in Michigan and Missouri National Forests

  • 1:30 PM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): US: Move New Guantanamo Cases to Federal Courts

  • 1:03 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Environmental Groups Sue Bush Administration to Force Polar Bear Protection

  • 12:55 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Federal Judge Orders Return of Endangered Species Protection for Bald Eagle in Arizona

  • 11:44 AM
    Environmental Working Group (EWG) Calls on EPA To Protect The Health of Americans and Set Standards for Pollutants in Tap Water

  • 11:24 AM
    Human Rights First: New Report: Coerced Evidence Contaminating Judicial System, Undermining Terrorist Prosecutions

  • 10:30 AM
    Human Rights Watch: UN: War on Drugs Does Not Justify Rights Violations

  • 10:18 AM
    Human Rights Watch: Kosovo: EU Should Ensure International Mission is Accountable

    Saturday, March 8

  • 12:00 PM
    ACLU Condemns Bush Veto Of Intelligence Bill Preventing Torture

    Friday, March 7

  • 2:46 PM
    Government Accountability Project (GAP): Hails Whistleblower Rights in CPSC Bill

  • 2:27 PM
    Peace Action Demands Exxon Mobile Be Held Accountable for Missing Iraq Funds

  • 2:17 PM
    United for Peace and Justice: Massive Day of Nonviolent Action in Washington, D.C. on March 19 to Mark Anniversary of 5 Years of War in Iraq

  • 2:00 PM
    Amnesty International: Targeting of Chinese Lawyers Suggests Tightening Stranglehold on Activists Before Olympics

  • 12:27 PM
    Congressional Progressive Caucus: Progressives Introduce New Legislation to Reassert Congress’ Co-Equal Constitutional Authority and Block Bush Administration End-Run to Permanently Base US Troops in Iraq

  • 12:22 PM
    ACLU: International Human Rights Experts Denounce U.S. Record On Racial And Ethnic Discrimination

    Thursday, March 6

  • 7:01 PM
    US PIRG: Consumer Groups Applaud Senate on Passage of Strong Bi-Partisan Product Safety Legislation

  • 6:00 PM
    National Parks Conservancy Association (NPCA): Bureau of Reclamation Five-Year Plan to Flood Grand Canyon Not Environmentally Sound

  • 5:23 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): The Presidential Candidates and South America Tensions

  • 3:40 PM
    Earthjustice: EPA Finally Sets Plans for Mercury Limits on Cement Kilns

  • 3:30 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: California Wildlife Agency Ignores Global Warming Threat

  • 3:21 PM
    Greenpeace: House Security Committee Passes Chemical Plant Anti-Terrorism Bill

  • 3:10 PM
    Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW): Delay in Ethics Office May Affect Outcome of 2008 Election

  • 3:00 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): The Presidential Candidates and Israel

  • 1:13 PM
    Coalition for the International Criminal Court: Global Coalition Says National Implementation of Rome Statute Critical to Ending Impunity for Violence against Women

  • 1:02 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: World’s Most Endangered Whale Receives New Legal Protection

  • 12:56 PM
    Interfaith Alliance Criticizes White House School Voucher Effort

  • 12:41 PM
    International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW): As Delegates Convene in London, Conservation of the Worlds Whales in Jeopardy

  • 12:20 PM
    Civil Society Institute (CSI): Support for Cape Wind Rises Ahead of Public Hearings, Boosted by Draft Federal Report Showing No Major Environmental Harms

  • 12:02 PM
    ACLU Lawsuit Charges Grossly Inadequate Medical Care at State Prison in Nevada

  • 12:00 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Sri Lanka: ‘Disappearances’ by Security Forces a National Crisis

  • 11:38 AM
    Amnesty International: Women Unite To Defend Their Rights

  • 11:25 AM
    Americans United Asks IRS To Investigate Houston Church That Endorsed Congressional Candidate

  • 11:14 AM
    ACLU Joins U.N. Official On Human Rights Panel

  • 10:53 AM
    Center for Economic & Policy Research (CEPR): US Recession Will Hurt Major U.S. Trading Partners, Projections Show

  • 9:56 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Drive to Axe Federal Predator Eradication Program

    Wednesday, March 5

  • 5:30 PM
    National Gay & Lesbian Task Force: Article of Faith: A Call to People of Faith to Stand Against Anti-LGBT Violence

  • 5:17 PM
    Center for Media and Democracy Proud to Host Superdelegate Transparency Project on SourceWatch

  • 4:57 PM
    National Organization for Women (NOW) Supports Senate Resolution Promoting Diversity in Media Ownership

  • 4:49 PM
    EcoJustice: Environmentalists Win landmark Tar Sands Lawsuit

  • 3:24 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Conservation Groups Challenge Proposed Natural Gas Pipeline in Colorado Roadless Areas

  • 2:42 PM
    ACLU: Texas School Board Agrees to Stop Teaching Unconstitutional Bible Class in Public Schools

  • 2:39 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): With McCain Visiting the White House, New Spotlight on Lobbying Scandal

  • 1:58 PM
    Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL): House Votes to Authorize a 'Civilian Response Corps'

  • 1:38 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Burma: Heed UN Envoy on Constitutional Reform

  • 1:23 PM
    Free Press: Senate Bill Would Veto Big Media Giveaway

  • 12:18 PM
    Institute for Local Self-Reliance (ILSR): 22 Vermont Towns Join East Central Vermont Community Fiber Network

  • 10:54 AM
    ACLU Urges Senate: Ask FBI the Tough Questions

  • 10:51 AM
    US Human Rights Network: Activists and Experts Available to Comment On UN Committee Review of US Race Record

  • 9:00 AM
    ACLU Calls for True Oversight of DHS Failures

    Tuesday, March 4

  • 7:00 PM
    Rainforest Action Network Joins Brazilian and Paraguayan Groups in Denouncing Cargill’s Planned Soy Port

  • 6:10 PM
    AFL-CIO: Statement by AFL-CIO President John Sweeney on Sen. McCain's Embrace of Failed Bush Social Security Plan

  • 6:00 PM
    ACLU Urges Congress Not to Rubberstamp FISA Plan

  • 5:38 PM
    ACLU and BlackElectorate.com Announce Partnership To Raise Awareness Of Felony Disfranchisement

  • 4:15 PM
    Human Rights Campaign Organizes Capitol Hill Lobby Day

  • 3:54 PM
    Gay, Lesbian & Civil Rights Groups: Same-sex Couples Ask California Supreme Court to Strike Down Marriage Ban

  • 3:10 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Bush Administration Admits Wolves Removed After Alleged Baiting Incident Revealed

  • 3:01 PM
    Children's Defense Fund Calls President Bush's FY09 Budget Shameful

  • 2:40 PM
    Earthjustice: Yellowstone Area Landowners: Leave the Buffalo Alone

  • 1:36 PM
    Media Matters: Double Standard on Supporters

  • 1:10 PM
    Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS): Renewable Energy Tax Package Will Save Consumers Money, Boost Economy, Create Jobs, Says Business-Consumer Coalition

  • 12:57 PM
    Women Won't Wait: HIV&AIDS Programmes and Financial Allocations Continue to Fail Women and Girls

  • 12:42 PM
    National Lawyers Guild Calls Third Summons to Grand Jury of Dr. Sami Al-Arian Punitive Government Harrassment

  • 9:01 AM
    Center for Economic & Policy Research (CEPR): Foreclosure Plans Benefit Banks, But Do Little for Homeowners

  • 2:57 AM
    KPFA Radio to Broadcast Historic Winter Soldier Event in Full

    Monday, March 3

  • 6:45 PM
    Public Citizen: Product Safety Agency Drags Feet on Critical Rules, Relies on Manufacturers to Police Themselves

  • 6:28 PM
    Human Rights First: Low Iraqi Resettlement Rate Is Troubling

  • 6:09 AM
    Greens Urge Economic Pressure and Cutoff of All Military Aid to Israel as Gaza Situation Worsens

  • 4:50 PM
    Earthjustice: Conservationists Challenge Federal Approvals of Rock Creek Mine Plan

  • 3:50 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): From Gaza

  • 3:01 PM
    Earthjustice: Conservationists Challenge Federal Approvals of Rock Creek Mine Plan

  • 2:45 PM
    Public Citizen: Product Safety Agency Drags Feet on Critical Rules, Relies on Manufacturers to Police Themselves

  • 2:35 PM
    Human Rights First: Low Iraqi Resettlement Rate Is Troubling

  • 12:05 PM
    ACLU To Ask For Review Of Lawsuit Challenging FBI Brutality

  • 10:30 AM
    Amnesty International: Children and Civilian Bystanders in Gaza Death Toll

  • 10:22 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Interior Department Stages Grand Canyon Green Wash

  • 10:06 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Growing No Confidence Chorus Confronts EPA Head




    February 2008



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