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  December 2007

Monday, December 31

  • 12:30 PM
    Institute For Public Accuracy (IPA): Benazir Bhutto and Pakistan

    Friday, December 28

  • 3:48 PM
    American Friends Service Committee & Peace Action New Hampshire: Anti-War Bus Tour to Precede NH Primary

  • 12:33 PM
    Voices for Creative Nonviolence/Des Moines Catholic Worker: Civil Disobedience at Presidential Campaign Offices in Des Moines, Iowa December 31, January 2 and 3

  • 12:24 PM
    Doctors Without Borders: Somalia: MSF Demands Access to the Area Where Two Expatriates Are Still in Captivity to Check Their Health Status

    Thursday, December 27

  • 5:30 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Pakistan: Bhutto Assassination a Tragedy

  • 4:45 PM
    Human Rights First: Bhutto Assassination a Tragedy for Pakistan and the Rule of Law

  • 4:44 PM
    Kucinich: Assassination of Benazir Bhutto Represents Dangerous Moment For The World

  • 4:30 PM
    Center For Biological Diversity: Feds to Allow Pebble Plains Plants to Go Locally Extinct

  • 4:20 PM
    Center For Biological Diversity: Conservation Group Challenges Interior Department’s Secrecy Over Agency Corruption

  • 4:13 PM
    Amnesty International Condemns Assassination of Benazir Bhutto

  • 4:01 PM
    Lakota Freedom: Chief Big Foot Riders Return To Wounded Knee, "We Want To Be Free"

  • 11:11 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): EPA to Surrender All Documents on California Waiver Decision

  • 10:11 AM
    Senator Russ Feingold On the Assassination of Former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto

    Wednesday, December 26

  • 1:55 PM
    National Resources Defense Council (NRDC): Bush Administration Plans to Remove Protection from Colorado's National Forests

    Friday, December 21

  • 2:50 PM
    Earthjustice: Judge Hears New York Brownfield Cleanup Case

  • 2:06 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Assessing Iraq

  • 2:00 PM
    Public Citizen: Latest WTO Internet Gambling Ruling Favors Antigua, Shows Effects of Harmful, Overreaching Trade Agreements on Domestic Policy

  • 1:59 PM
    Sierra Club: EPA Seeking to Exempt Factory Farms from Reporting Hazardous Air Pollution

  • 1:31 PM
    National Parks Conservation Association Says Big Cypress National Preserve Is Threatened By Damaging Off-Road Vehicle Use

  • 1:19 PM
    Council of Canadians: CRTC Foreign Ownership Decision Puts Canadian Media at Risk

  • 12:37 PM
    Friends of The Earth: EPA Finds Cruise Ship Discharges Are Highly Polluted

  • 12:32 PM
    Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR): USA Today Squeezes Edwards Out of Race

  • 12:19 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Congress Directs EPA to Re-Open Its Libraries

  • 10:41 AM
    ACLU Asks Full Spy Court to Reconsider Refusal to Release Legal Rulings

    Thursday, December 20

  • 3:01 PM
    US PIRG: Statement on Independent Ethics Enforcement Proposal

  • 2:36 PM
    Public Citizen: Legal, Financial and Real Estate Industries Dominate Presidential Fundraising, Study Shows

  • 1:22 PM
    Defenders of Wildlife: Ranch Hand Admits to Baiting Wolves to Prey on Livestock; Results in Removal of Endangered Wolves

  • 1:17 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Questioning the Candidates on Substance

  • 1:15 PM
    Common Cause Applauds End of von Spakovsky Nomination

  • 12:50 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Presidential Polling and Issues

  • 1:10 PM
    Center For Democracy & Technology on FTC Approval of Google-DoubleClick Merger and Commission Release of Behavioral Advertising Principles

  • 12:50 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights: Santa Claus Delivers 37,000+ Copies of Constitution to President Bush

  • 12:23 PM
    Brady Campaign To Prevent Gun Violence: Virginia Tech Families Praise Congress

  • 12:20 PM
    Center For American Progress: Debt is Haunting the American Consumer and Harming the Economy

  • 12:14 PM
    ACLU: House Judiciary Committee Discusses Detainee Interrogations

  • 11:58 AM
    ACLU Demands Virginia High School Stop Censoring Gay Student

  • 11:45 AM
    AFL-CIO Calls on Subprime Lenders to Halt Foreclosures in Wake of Record Wall Street Bonuses

  • 11:41 AM
    Amnesty International: Human Rights Groups and Investors Push Wall Street to Use Influence in Sudan to End War Against Civilians in Darfur

  • 10:04 AM
    Families USA: 61.6 Million Americans Are in Families That Will Spend More Than 10 Percent of Their Income on Health Care Costs In 2008

  • 9:56 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Forest Service Promises Road Closures to Stem ORV Ravages

  • 9:02 AM
    Lakota Freedom: Freedom! Lakota Sioux Indians Declare Sovereign Nation Status

  • 4:20 AM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for the Ribbon Seal

    Wednesday, December 19

  • 9:12 PM
    Rainforest Action Network (RAN): Freedom from Oil Campaign Slams EPA for Refusing to Allow California to Regulate Vehicle Greenhouse Gas Emissions

  • 7:17 PM
    Earthjustice: Federal Officials Embrace Wyoming Wolf Killing Plan

  • 7:00 PM
    Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW): Statement from CREW Executive Director Melanie Sloan on Final House Ethics Task Force Proposal

  • 6:55 PM
    Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation: Administration Misleading on Claims of Significant Reductions in US Nuclear Weapons

  • 6:42 PM
    Friends of The Earth: Bush Administration Blocks Global Warming Progress by States

  • 5:08 PM
    ACLU Demands Records of CIA Tape Destruction From White House, FBI

  • 3:59 PM
    National Low Income Housing Coalition: National Affordable Housing Trust Fund Act Introduced in Senate

  • 2:59 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights: Blackwater Accused of Another Civilian Killing in New Lawsuit

  • 2:10 PM
    League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Criticizes the Nation’s Top Political Show Hosts For Ignoring the Top Issue

  • 1:59 PM
    Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR): War Is Over--Say the Pundits

  • 11:36 AM
    Public Citizen: New Report, ‘Santa’s Sweatshop: Made in D.C. with Bad Trade Policy,’ Documents Root Causes of Imported Toy Crisis

  • 11:05 AM
    National Gay and Lesbian Task Force: New York City Study Confirms Nearly One-Third of City’s Homeless Youth Are LGBT

  • 10:34 AM
    Brennan Center for Justice: Voting Rights Groups Caution Four Midwestern States Over Program to Identify and Cancel Duplicate Voter Registrations

  • 10:10 AM
    Free Press Applauds House Media Ownership Act

  • 10:02 AM
    Americans United for Separation of Church and State Urges Government Officials To Remember Constitution When Erecting Holiday Displays

  • 9:40 AM
    World Wildlife Fund (WWF): Senate Passes Legislation to Prevent Imports of Illegal Wood

  • 9:25 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Pesticides to Carry Celebrity Plugs and Charity Promotions

  • 8:05 AM
    CODEPINK: Peace Movement Perspective on War Funding Passage

  • 3:05 AM
    Center For Biological Diversity: Suit Filed To Protect 13 Species In Four States

    Tuesday, December 18

  • 6:17 PM
    ACLU: Military Commission Judge Rebuffs Bush Administration and Applies Geneva Conventions to Guantánamo Detainee

  • 5:49 PM
    Free Press: FCC's New Media Rules Worse than Advertised

  • 4:02 PM
    Union of Concerned Scientists: Nuclear Power Loan Guarantees Shrivel

  • 3:42 PM
    ACLU Demands Disclosure of Legal Memos Justifying Illegal Spying

  • 2:39 PM
    Senator Bernie Sanders Opposes FCC Media-Ownership Rule Change

  • 2:37 PM
    Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR): C-SPAN Favors Conservative Think Tanks 3-to-1 Over Left-of-Center, Study Finds

  • 1:47 PM
    National Security Archive: House Poised to Pass FOIA Reform Bill; Measure Cleared Senate December 14

  • 1:20 PM
    Free Press Blasts FCC Media Ownership Vote

  • 1:04 PM
    ACLU: Massachusetts Education Department Drops Appeal of Adverse First Amendment Ruling

  • 12:25 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Lax Standard Fails to Prevent Souring Seas

  • 10:29 AM
    Government Accountability Project (GAP): Senate Approves Whistleblower Protection Legislation

  • 10:12 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Interior Ethics Initiative Evaporates Behind Closed Doors

  • 10:08 AM
    Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR): More Than 250 Torture Victims Come Forward to Sue CACI for Participating in Conspiracy to Torture

  • 9:00 AM
    National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (NNIRR): On International Migrants Day, Immigrant Rights Organization Issues Scathing Report on Human Rights Violations in US

    Monday, December 17

  • 6:29 PM
    Free Press: On Eve of Vote, FCC Faces Growing Public Outcry

  • 6:04 PM
    Friends of The Earth: Omnibus Measure Provides Massive Subsidies to Nuclear and Coal Industries When Focus Should Be On Promoting Clean Energy

  • 4:00 PM
    Public Citizen: Only Congress Can Change U.S. WTO Obligations; Administration Proposal to Bind Sensitive U.S. Storage, Postal Service Sectors to WTO as Compensation to EU in Gambling Case Must Obtain Congress’ OK

  • 3:10 PM
    SEIU: Carlyle Group Sewer Sludge Business May Increase Health Risks to Communities

  • 3:02 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Why Are Clinton, Obama and Edwards Backing Nixon's Health Plan?

  • 3:01 PM
    Nuclear Information and Resource Service (NIRS): 500+ Organizations Sign Statement Rejecting Nuclear Power As a Solution to Climate Crisis

  • 12:53 PM
    Consumers Union: Advertisements for Medical Devices, Implants Should Carry Warnings of Dangerous Side Effects, Infections

  • 12:45 PM
    World Wildlife Fund (WWF): Bali Launches Climate Negotiations, Weak on Substance

  • 12:40 PM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): Asian Migrant Workers Abandoned to Abuse

  • 12:30 PM
    Free Press: GAO Exposes Lack of Media Diversity

  • 12:16 PM
    Common Cause: Putting the Public Back in Public Interest

  • 12:05 PM
    Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) Releases List of Top Ten Ethics Scandals of 2007

  • 12:00 PM
    Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI): Sara Lee Accused of Whole Grain Whitewash

  • 11:16 AM
    Amnesty International Says Nigeria is Secretly Executing Prisoners, Deliberately Misleading the World

  • 10:44 AM
    ACLU Says New Jersey’s Historic Rejection of Death Penalty Reflects Shift in Public Opinion

  • 9:30 AM
    ACLU: Pivotal Domestic Spying Debate Begins Today, Congress Decides on Warrantless Wiretapping and Telecom Immunity

    Friday, December 14

  • 4:31 PM
    ACLU Opposes Government’s Attempt to Throw Out Rendition Case Under Guise of “State Secrets”

  • 2:23 PM
    Public Citizen: As Pact is Signed, Diverse Opponents of Peru NAFTA Expansion Pledge to Monitor Outcomes, Hold Proponents Accountable

  • 1:13 PM
    Food and Water Watch: New Study Shows Devastating Impacts of Industrial Fish Farming on Wild Fish Populations

  • 12:12 PM
    Amnesty International: Lifting Pakistan’s State of Emergency Fails to Remove Threat to Human Rights

  • 12:01 PM
    Green Party USA: Greens Urge Public Support for Nader and Romanelli Lawsuits Alleging Legal Abuse of Elections by Democrats

  • 10:20 AM
    Military Families Speak Out (MFSO): Once Again, Military Families Urge Congress to Stop Funding Military Occupation of Iraq

  • 8:00 AM
    It's Getting Hot In Here: International Youth Implore World Leaders: "PLEASE"

    Thursday, December 13

  • 8:11 PM
    ACLU Urges Congress Not to Repeat History With FISA

  • 7:35 PM
    ACLU Outlines Reasons Why Independent Prosecutor Is Necessary

  • 7:13 PM
    National Whistleblower Center: Major Civil Rights Tax Case Filed With Supreme Court

  • 7:02 PM
    Union of Concerned Scientists: Senate Passes Landmark Fuel Economy Bill

  • 5:51 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold: On the State of New Jersey Repealing the Death Penalty

  • 4:01 PM
    The Cornucopia Institute: Nation’s Largest Retailers Accused of Organic Fraud

  • 4:00 PM
    Demos: International Committee Urged to Scrutinize US Census Practices that Dilute Vote of Minority Populations

  • 2:40 PM
    US Human Rights Network/Advocates for Environmental Human Rights: Human Rights Groups Call Destruction of Low Income Housing Projects in New Orleans Act of Racial Cleansing

  • 2:40 PM
    Bread for the World: Senate Leadership Puts Special Interests Over the Needs of Hungry People, Sound Farm Policy

  • 2:32 PM
    Public Citizen: FDA Should Deny Over-The-Counter Access to Risky Cholesterol Drug

  • 2:30 PM
    Free Press: Martin Evades Tough Questions on Media Ownership

  • 1:04 PM
    Public Campaign: FEC Should Raise Voices of Small Donors

  • 12:30 PM
    Environmental Defense: Chamber of Commerce Water Bond Proposals Fail to Address Root Causes of State’s Water Supply Problems

  • 12:22 PM
    League of Conservation Voters: Minority of Senate Kills Efforts to Repeal Billions in Tax Giveaways to Big Oil

  • 12:10 PM
    Families USA: Bush Veto Torpedoes Bipartisan Effort to Provide Health Coverage for Uninsured Kids

  • 12:04 PM
    Center For Biological Diversity: States Petitioned to Halt Ocean Acidification Under Clean Water Act

  • 11:56 AM
    Amnesty International: Warner Bros. Records Presents $2.5 million From Sales of Instant Karma Cd to Amnesty International For Campaign on Darfur

  • 10:30 AM
    Constitution Project Welcomes Renewed Death Penalty Debate as New Jersey Abolishes

  • 7:51 AM
    Campaign For A Commerical-Free Childhood Demands Immediate End to Advertising on Webkinz.com

    Wednesday, December 12

  • 4:51 PM
    National Lawyers Guild (NLG) Urges New Orleans and HUD to Stop Racially Motivated Demolitions of Public Housing

  • 3:32 PM
    Union of Concerned Scientists: Court Rules Against Automakers; Defends California Tailpipe Law

  • 3:31 PM
    ACLU in Tennessee Court Today to Defend Religious Freedom

  • 3:15 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold: Senators Push For FISA Bill With More Oversight, Without Telecom Immunity

  • 3:03 PM
    Center for Media & Democracy Announces the 2007 Falsies Award Winners

  • 2:56 PM
    Friends of The Earth: Major Victory on California Global Warming Law

  • 2:00 PM
    Free Press: Consumer Groups Comment on Martin’s Cross-Ownership Proposal

  • 1:30 PM
    Center for American Progress: New Report: Virtuous Circle - Strengthening Broad-Based Global Progress in Living Standards

  • 1:25 PM
    Food and Water Watch: Bottled Water Industry Is Detrimental to American Communities

  • 1:22 PM
    Free Press: ‘White Spaces’ Key to Affordable Internet Access

  • 1:20 PM
    Instutute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (IATP): US, Canadian and International Groups Call for NAFTA Suspension

  • 1:17 PM
    ACLU: Special U.N. Rapporteur on Human Rights Calls for Granting of Habeas Corpus Rights to Prisoners and an End to Indefinite Detentions

  • 12:42 PM
    EcoJustice: Canadian MPs Should Not Override Nuclear Safety Regulator

  • 12:41 PM
    Free Press: Harry Potter Fans Mobilize Against 'Voldemedia'

  • 11:45 AM
    Advocates For Environmental Human Rights: Sears/Kmart Become Latest Retail Giants To Phase Out Toxic PVC Plastic

  • 11:12 AM
    Hip Hop Caucus: Protest Against HUD Secretary Jackson For Contributing to The Housing Crisis in New Orleans

  • 11:11 AM
    ACLU: Citing Destruction of Torture Tapes, ACLU Asks Court to Hold CIA in Contempt

  • 10:48 AM
    ACLU Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Women Prisoners Confined in Men’s Prison

  • 10:33 AM
    Center For American Progress: Torture: Destroying Accountability

  • 10:30 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Excessive Heavy Metal Levels Found in Federal Prison Industry

    Tuesday, December 11

  • 5:42 PM
    Bread for the World: Senators Waste Their Best Chance for Comprehensive Reform of the Farm Bill

  • 4:54 PM
    Nuclear Information and Resource Service (NIRS): 189 Organizations and Businesses Urge Congress: No Taxpayer Loan Guarantees for New Nuclear Reactors

  • 4:31 PM
    ACLU: FISA Court Denies Public Access to Records Concerning Wiretapping

  • 3:40 PM
    Families Against Mandatory Minimums (FAMM): Sentencing Commission Votes in Favor of Crack Cocaine Retroactivity

  • 2:32 PM
    Public Citizen: Democratic Leaders, Rank and File Unmoved by Corporate Push for Expansion of NAFTA to Colombia

  • 2:30 PM
    Doctors Without Borders: Somalia: Displaced Fleeing War in Mogadishu Face Humanitarian Crisis

  • 2:25 PM
    Center for Democracy and Technology (CDT) and OMB Watch Release Report on Searchability of Government Information

  • 2:21 PM
    Americans United for Separation of Church and State Protests South Carolina Ministry's Foot-Washing Ritual At Public Schools

  • 2:20 PM
    Earthjustice: California Attorney General, Environmental Groups Challenge Weak Energy Efficiency Standards

  • 2:16 PM
    Oxfam International: US Threatens To Undermine Funding For Climate Change Adaptation

  • 2:02 PM
    Oxfam International / Global Campaign for Education: World Off Track To Meet Education Goals, 72 Million Still Out of School

  • 1:54 PM
    Veterans For Peace: Former US Soldiers Meet With The Syrian Ambassador

  • 1:29 PM
    Friends of The Earth: Groups Demand Action on Poverty and Climate

  • 12:59 PM
    Marijuana Policy Project: Teen Drug Survey Reveals Disturbing Trends

  • 12:54 PM
    ACLU: Court Rules 'Material Support' Provision of Patriot Act Unconstitutional

  • 11:10 AM
    Drug Policy Alliance: US Sentencing Commission to Decide on Making Crack Sentencing Reductions Retroactive for 19,500 Incarcerated People over Next Three Decades

  • 11:03 AM
    Environmental Working Group (EWG): Chemical Exposures on the Job May Be Linked to Diseases in Nurses

  • 11:00 AM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): Egypt: Torture and Coerced Confessions Used in High-Profile Terrorism Investigation

  • 10:56 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Off-Road Violations Out of Control, Say Federal Rangers

  • 8:00 AM
    Fairness and Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR): The Lou Dobbs Primary? Immigration More An Issue For Media Than Voters

  • 7:03 AM
    Progressive Democrats of America Go On Offensive Against Iraq Funding

  • 4:26 AM
    Global Justice Ecology Project: Groups Protest World Bank

    Monday, December 10

  • 4:48 PM
    Amnesty International Statement on Human Rights Discussion with Secretary Rice

  • 4:00 PM
    Food and Water Watch: Flawed Offshore Aquaculture Plan Draws Critics Across Gulf Region

  • 3:38 PM
    Constitution Project Applauds Supreme Court Sentencing Decision

  • 2:57 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Argues Appeal of Case Charging Former Israeli General With War Crimes in Attack On United Nations Compound

  • 2:37 PM
    ACLU: Supreme Court Gives Judges Greater Leeway in Drug Sentencing

  • 2:04 PM
    Government Accountability Project: Congress Set to Pass Defense Contractor Whistleblower Protections

  • 12:03 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold Writes Mukasey on CIA Detention and Interrogation

  • 11:22 AM
    Transnational Institute for Grassroots Research and Action (TIGRA): Western Union: Stealing So Much More Than Money

  • 11:10 AM
    Oxfam: 400,000 Lives Hang in the Balance As EU Member States Drag Feet on Chad Force

  • 11:00 AM
    People for the American Way (PFAW): Huckabee v. Huckabee

  • 10:52 AM
    National Security Archive: Fujimori On Trial: Secret DIA Intelligence Cable Ties Former President to Summary Executions

  • 10:32 AM
    CODEPINK: US Citizens Rally at White House Against U.S. Human Rights Abuses

  • 10:14 AM
    ACLU Report Details Pervasive Racial Discrimination in America

  • 9:54 AM
    US Human Rights Network: Whitewash: Human Rights Group Says US Report On Race Covers Up Reality of Discrimination in America

  • 9:08 AM
    Africa Action: US Must Support Full Spectrum of Human Rights in Africa

  • 5:47 AM
    Step It Up 2007: Global Youth Rally Hundreds to Call for Urgent Action In Bali - Spell out "Action Now" in Aerial Art Project

    Friday, December 7

  • 1:35 PM
    MSF/Doctors Without Borders: Uganda: MSF Teams Confront Ebola

  • 1:32 PM
    Public Citizen: Bush Stealthily Authorizes Full Access to U.S. Roads for Even More Mexico-Based NAFTA Trucks

  • 1:15 PM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): US: Immigration Detention Practices Endanger Health, Life

  • 1:10 PM
    Food and Water Watch: Congress Needs to Address Urgent Global Water Crisis

  • 1:00 PM
    Environmental Defense: California Establishes Historic Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reporting Program

  • 12:52 PM
    Center for American Progress: Lifelong Learning -New Strategies for the Education of Working Adults

  • 12:50 PM
    Friends of The Earth: Big Oil, Anti-Environment Lobby Block Energy Bill Progress in Senate

  • 12:38 PM
    CODEPINK: US Activist Tighe Barry Arrested at US Senate Foreign Relations Committee Hearing on Assistance to Pakistan

  • 12:34 PM
    Constitutional & Human Rights Groups: In Wake of French Immunity To Rumsfeld Rights Groups Ask — Will France Become a Safe Haven For Torturers?

  • 11:43 AM
    Union of Concerned Scientists UCS: GOP Senate Leaders Cripple Energy Bill

  • 9:48 AM
    California Nurses Association/National Nurses Organizing Committee: Nurses to Publish Hard-Hitting Health Care Ads in Top 10 Iowa Papers Ad says Vice President Cheney “Would Probably Be Dead” Without Government Healthcare

  • 2:51 AM
    Global Forest Coalition: Indigenous Peoples Protest UNFCCC

  • 12:45 AM
    Youth Against War & Racism: Foster High Students Hold Press Conference to Protest Administration’s Constitutional Violations After Police Break Up Student Gathering

    Thursday, December 6

  • 8:53 PM
    Torture On Trial: Tucson Judge Denies Bail; Declares Two Who Protest Torture "...A Danger to The Community"

  • 6:46 PM
    ACLU Responds to CIA’s Destruction of Harsh Interrogation Tapes

  • 4:16 PM
    Center For Biological Diversity: Bush Administration Delays Protection of 280 Imperiled Species

  • 2:00 PM
    Consumer Federation of America: Senate Democrats & Republicans, Food Industry and Consumer Groups to White House: Under Funded FDA Jeopardizes Food Safety

  • 1:58 PM
    Greenpeace: Ireland to Ban Energy-Wasting Lightbulbs in Early 2009

  • 1:54 PM
    Campaign For A Commercial-Free Childhood: Statement of CCFC’s Dr. Susan Linn on the FTC’s Failure to Take Enforceable Action Against Baby Einstein and Brainy Baby for False and Deceptive Marketing

  • 1:53 PM
    Violence Policy Center: SKS Assault Rifles–A Menace to Public Safety

  • 1:43 PM
    Grist.org & AlternativeEnergy.com: Expands Presidential Candidate Coverage

  • 1:40 PM
    Union of Concerned Scientists UCS: GOP Senate Leaders Cripple Energy Bill

  • 10:18 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Yellowstone Doubles Its Cell Phone Use Amid Tower Struggles

  • 9:00 AM
    Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence: America Again Witnesses The Cost Of Assault Weapons In Civilian Hands

  • 6:51 AM
    Baring Witness: More-Gasm, Not Wargasm

    Wednesday, December 5

  • 6:37 PM
    Friends of The Earth: Statement on Lieberman-Warner Global Warming Bill’s Committee Passage

  • 5:50 PM
    Groups Testify on Impact of Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Transportation and Storage

  • 5:33 PM
    Union of Concerned Scientists: House Energy Bill Analysis

  • 4:42 PM
    Amnesty International: 25th Anniversary of Lethal Injection in US

  • 4:20 PM
    ACLU Responds to Chertoff’s Attack on “No Match” Rule

  • 3:02 PM
    Amnesty International Urges the U.S. Supreme Court to Reject Administration's Arguments

  • 2:38 PM
    ACLU Calls for Release of Three Secret Torture Memos

  • 2:30 PM
    Public Campaign: Statement from Public Campaign President and CEO Nick Nyhart on the Introduction of The Presidential Public Funding Act of 2007

  • 2:21 PM
    National Parks Conservation Association: Groups Ask Interior Dept. and Park Service to Protect National Parks from Jet Skis

  • 2:20 PM
    League of Women Voters Calls Presidential Public Financing Bill

  • 2:07 PM
    Human Rights Watch: UN: Impose Burma Arms Embargo to End Child Soldier Use

  • 1:58 PM
    Earth Justice: States, Cities and Environmental Groups Urge EPA to Reduce Global Warming Pollution from Aircraft

  • 1:42 PM
    Doctors Without Borders: Angolan Government Must Put An End to The Abuses Committed by Its Army Against Congolese Migrants During Their Expulsion From The Country

  • 1:25 PM
    Common Cause: Time to End The Presidential Fundraising Race

  • 1:15 PM
    Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW): New CREW Dept. of Homeland Security Report Details Massive Failures and Billions Wasted -- Upon Agency’s Fifth Year Anniversary

  • 1:08 PM
    Center For Constitutional Rights: Guantánamo Attorneys to Justices: Restore the Constitution

  • 12:58 PM
    Conservation Groups, States, and Cities Urge EPA to Reduce Global Warming Pollution From Aircraft

  • 12:45 PM
    ACLU Says Specter Substitution Misses the Mark in FISA Debate

  • 12:44 PM
    Public Citizen: Much-Needed Legislation Would Overhaul the Financing of Presidential Campaigns

  • 12:38 PM
    Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood (CCFC) Blasts McDonald’s Report Card Advertising

  • 12:09 PM
    International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (IGLHRC): Iran: Young Man Executed for Alleged Sex Crime

  • 10:51 AM
    Environmental Working Group (EWG): BPA Levels in Canned Infant Formula Poses

  • 8:09 AM
    Progressive Democrats of America: Kucinich First, Edwards Second in PDA Straw Poll

  • 8:00 AM
    Youth Coalition: US Youth Delegation Poised to Confront State Department Over Plan to Kill Bali Climate Negotiations

  • 7:51 AM
    America First Party: Dollar Collapsing, Inflation Spiking - Founding Fathers' Ideals Could Have Prevented This

    Tuesday, December 4

  • 5:12 PM
    Public Citizen: In Peru Trade Vote, Senate Democrats Break With Base, Dismiss Widespread Public Opposition to More-of-the-Same Trade Policy and Join GOP to Vote for Another Bush NAFTA Expansion Pushed by Corporations

  • 4:50 PM
    Free Press: Consumer Groups Applaud Media Ownership Act

  • 3:28 PM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): EU-Africa: Summit Should Take Concrete Steps to Tackle Rights Abuses

  • 3:23 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Lebanon: Refugees Coerced to Return to Iraq

  • 3:10 PM
    Human Rights First: Retired Generals, Admirals Discuss Torture, Prisoner Treatment Policies With Candidates

  • 3:07 PM
    Drug Policy Alliance: Time for a New Bottom Line on the Failed War on Drugs

  • 3:04 PM
    Senator Sherrod Brown: Statement On Senate Peru Trade Agreement Vote

  • 2:48 PM
    Government Accountability Project (GAP): New UN Ethics Guidelines Greatly Misleading

  • 2:43 PM
    Justice At Stake: Ahead of Major High Court Case, Justice at Stake Report Highlights Role of Courts in Wartime

  • 1:55 PM
    National Iranian American Council: Bush Iran Stance Ignores Reality,Says Iran Scholar

  • 3:09 PM
    CODEPINK: Update: US Human Rights To Be Deported From Pakistan

  • 2:12 PM
    CODEPINK: Update: US Human Rights Activist Released In Pakistan

  • 1:08 PM
    Center For Constitutional Rights: Fox News Channel Rejects Danny Glover Guantanamo Ad

  • 1:15 PM
    Oxfam: Rich Countries Must Pay Up to Help Poor Countries Adapt to Climate Change

  • 1:08 PM
    CODEPINK: US Human Rights Activists Detained by Pakistani Government Today

  • 11:22 AM
    Amnesty International: Saudi Arabian Lawyer Must Not Be Punished for Defending Gang Rape Victim

  • 11:14 AM
    Free Speech TV Launches 'It’s Our Web' Campaign

  • 11:03 AM
    ACLU to Monitor Guantánamo Military Hearing Wednesday

  • 10:49 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Cash Starved Forest Service Spends $600,000 to Buy Tasers

  • 10:30 AM
    Constitution Project Cries Foul In Case of Prosecutorial Misconduct

  • 10:15 AM
    National Lawyers Guild (NLG): Students Demonstrate to Draw Attention to Supreme Court Case That Will Determine Justice for Detainees at Guantánamo

  • 1:31 AM
    Witness Against Torture: As Supreme Court Hears Guantanamo Cases Concerned Citizens Fast and Vigil Outside, Appealing For Justice and Rights For Prisoners

    Monday, December 3

  • 4:22 PM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich: New NIE Report Shows Bush Administration Has Once Again Tried To Falsify Grounds For A War With Iran

  • 4:14 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: U.S. Report Stating Iran Halted Nuke Program Finally Released

  • 4:12 PM
    Free Press: Media Ownership Fight Moves to Capitol Hill This Week

  • 3:27 PM
    World Wildlife Federation: Record Breaking Year for Climate

  • 3:03 PM
    National Parks Conservation Association Reveals New Vision to Rebuild Flamingo in Everglades National Park

  • 2:38 PM
    Center For Science In The Public Interest: Despite Official Spin, Report Shows FDA Can Easily Find Experts Without Conflicts of Interest

  • 2:20 PM
    Americans United Praises Court Ruling That Upholds Separation Of Church And State

  • 2:07 PM
    Friends of the Earth Action Welcomes Reports that Energy Bill Is Nearing Completion

  • 12:37 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Bush Administration Delays Protection of Penguins Threatened by Global Warming; Conservation Group Will Sue

  • 12:26 PM
    Youth Coalition Calls For A Bali Breakthrough

  • 12:11 PM
    Media Matters: Statement on the Return of Don Imus

  • 11:08 AM
    ACLU in Court Wednesday to Call for Release of Secret Torture Memos

  • 10:58 AM
    CODEPINK: US Activists Not Allowed to Visit Lawyer Aitzaz Ahsan Under House Arrest

  • 10:41 AM
    Keep Antibiotics Working Coalition: New Study Links Animal Agriculture to More Than 20% of MRSA Infections in the Netherlands



    November 2007



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