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  November 2005
  • Wednesday, November 30

  • 9:01 PM
    Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting: Pundits Say Public Is Wrong About Iraq

  • 6:25 PM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich: Bush's Iraq "Victory" Plan About As Realistic As Iraq's WMD

  • 5:01 PM
    Win Without War Praises Minority Leader Pelosi’s Endorsement of Congressman Murtha’s Iraq Exit Plan

  • 3:16 PM
    Center for International Policy: Caracas Connect Blog Offers Opportunity for Dialogue about Venezuela

  • 3:15 PM
    People for the American Way: New Document: Alito Favored Overturning Roe v. Wade and State-Level Barriers to Reproductive Rights

  • 3:08 PM
    Human Rights Watch: U.S. Holding at Least Twenty-Six "Ghost Detainees"

  • 3:03 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Behind Bush's "National Strategy" on Iraq

  • 2:51 PM
    Rep. Henry Waxman Calls for an Investigation of US Military Efforts to Influence Iraqi Media Coverage

  • 2:47 PM
    Health GAP (Global Access Project) Statement in Advance of World AIDS Day

  • 12:57 PM
    Win Without War President’s Words on Iraq Ring Hollow with a Skeptical American Public

  • 12:31 PM
    Bread for the World: Religious Leaders Meeting with Secretary Rice Will Urge Our Nation to Be Bold in Efforts to Reduce Global Poverty Through Aid and Trade

  • 12:31 PM
    Center for Economic and Policy Research: Economic Study Refutes Myth that Women are Opting Out

  • 12:12 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: Ethics Commission Rejects Developer Inside Information Probe

  • 11:58 AM
    Human Rights Campaign Buyer's Guide for LGBT-Friendly Companies Released

  • 11:58 AM
    The Humane Society: Investigative Report Links U.S. Seafood Giant Gorton's of Gloucester to Japan's Whale Hunt

  • 11:46 AM
    National Organization for Women: Supreme Court Cases Impact Access to Abortion Services

  • 11:43 AM
    Rep. Henry Waxman: New Reports Find Major Flaws in Medicare Drug Card Program

  • 11:31 AM
    Amnesty International: Panel 2 in Amnesty International's Panel Series to Mount Action: "Confronting War Crimes against Women"

  • 11:17 AM
    Sierra Club Names America's Best New Development

  • 10:49 AM
    Senator Russ Feingold: Statement of U.S. Senator Russ Feingold On the President’s Speech Today

  • 10:30 AM President’s Speech Same Failed Policy, New Public Relations Campaign Not a Plan

  • 10:10 AM
    Center for Study of Responsive Law: Protecting Parcel Post - Letter from Ralph Nader to USPS Postmaster General John Potter

  • 8:24 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: National Parks to Seek Corporate Sponsorships

  • 8:14 AM
    Stop the War Coalition: International Peace Conference

  • 7:56 AM
    Human Rights Watch: Ukraine: Migrants, Asylum Seekers Regularly Abused

    Tuesday, November 29

  • 5:53 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Global Warming Summit

  • 3:54 PM
    Human Rights Campaign: State Department Involvement in Condemning United Arab Emirates Anti-Gay Arrests a Welcome Step

  • 2:52 PM
    Consumers Union: Statement of Gene Kimmelman in Response to FCC Chairman Kevin Martin’s Support for Cable “A la Carte” Pricing Before the Senate Commerce Committee’s Summit on Decency in the Media.

  • 2:52 PM
    Public Citizen: The Ghost of NAFTA Past: A Decade of Bad Results Haunts AFTA Talks as “Last Round” of Talks Collapse Just a Month After FTAA Burial in Argentina

  • 2:42 PM
    National Parks Conservation Association: Conservation Groups File Lawsuit to Protect National Parks From Harmful Off-Road Vehicle Use

  • 2:35 PM
    National Gay and Lesbian Task Force: Task Force Denounces Vatican Guidelines Barring Gay Men from the Priesthood

  • 2:35 PM
    Brennan Center for Justice: Congress Directs Census Bureau To Study New Approach to Counting People in Prison

  • 2:35 PM
    Brennan Center for Justice: Leading Faith-Based Groups Urge Congress to Lift Restriction on Privately Financed Civil Legal Aid

  • 11:21 AM
    Drug Policy Alliance: From the Back of the Bus to the Prison Cell

  • 10:48 AM
    Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays: New Vatican Instruction Drives Wedge Between Priests and Vocations, Families and Faith

  • 10:15 AM
    Basel Action Network: Is Computer Recycling a Cruel Hoax?

  • 10:03 AM
    Campaign for America's Future: Why Americans Rejected Bush's Raw Deal on Social Security and What it Means for 2006

  • 9:42 AM
    Feminist Majority Foundation: Supreme Court to Hear Two Cases to Stop Anti-Abortion Violence on Nov. 30

  • 9:42 AM
    Democracy Maine Airs Radio Ads Challenging Alito's Prior Views

  • 9:21 AM
    Worldwatch Institute: AIDS Disproportionately Affects Working Class in Developing Countries

  • 9:21 AM
    Human Rights Campaign: Vatican Document Released Today Dodges Responsibility and Scapegoats Gays

    Monday, November 28

  • 6:17 PM
    Friends of the Earth International: World Trade Talks Poised to Fail,Good News for People and Planet
  • 4:26 PM
    CREW Files IRS Complaint Against James Dobson's Focus on the Family

  • 4:25 PM
    Center for Science in the Public Interest: Transatlantic Cooperation on Food Marketing, Labeling, & Nutrition Urged to Help Curb Obesity Epidemic

  • 4:25 PM
    Amnesty International: 1,000th Execution Looms as Lottery of Death Reaches Shameful Milestone

  • 4:25 PM
    National Parks Conservation Association: Congress Visits CA to Examine Funding for National Parks

  • 3:52 PM
    East Timor Action Network: National Security Archive: A Quarter Century of U.S. Support for Occupation in East Timor

  • 2:22 PM
    House Leader Nancy Pelosi: President Bush's Latest Immigration Plan Falls Short

  • 2:15 PM
    Green Party: Calling for Palestinian Rights, Urge Divestment from Israel

  • 12:35 PM
    Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy: WTO Draft Text Fails Development

  • 11:35 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: Florida Waste Firm Used Illegal Aliens on Air Force Project

  • 11:35 AM
    Families USA: Medicare Information Resources for Your Community Listed in New Directory

  • 6:51 AM
    Greenpeace: Time is Running Out!

    Tuesday, November 22

  • 8:05 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: "Crude Designs": New Report Charges Big Oil "Rip-Off" of Iraq

  • 8:05 PM
    Center for Economic and Policy Research: World Bank’s Claims on WTO Doha Round Clarified

  • 8:05 PM
    ETAN Condemns Administration Waiver Permitting Weapons Sales to Indonesia

  • 11:31 AM
    Center for Science in the Public Interest: Food Processors & Supermarkets Move Forward on Trans Fat

  • 10:31 AM
    Human Rights Watch: Russia: Draft Law Would Eviscerate Civil Society

  • 10:31 AM
    Human Rights Watch: Iran: Two More Executions for Homosexual Conduct

  • 10:30 AM
    US Public Interest Research Group: Consumer Group Alerts Shoppers To Hidden Toy Hazards

  • 9:49 AM
    Rainforest Action Network: First Investment Bank Joins Growing Ranks of Global Financial Institutions Addressing Urgent Environmental and Social Issues

  • 9:00 AM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Hurricane Evacuees: No Home For the Holidays

    Monday, November 21

  • 10:15 PM
    Statement of the Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. Following His Visit With San Quentin Death Row Inmate Stanley "Tookie" Williams

  • 7:56 PM
    Human Rights Watch: CIA Whitewashing Torture

  • 5:27 PM
    Consumer Federation of America: Consumers Say: Less Likely to Spend More This Holiday Season than Last

  • 4:48 PM
    Action Against Hunger: World Food Day Fundraiser Honors Archbishop Tutu

  • 6:58 PM
    Public Citizen: NHTSA’s Proposed Roof Crush Rule Grossly Inadequate, Fails to Adequately Protect People in Rollover Crashes

  • 4:26 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Iraq Debate

  • 4:26 PM
    Citizens for Tax Justice: Two New 2006 Tax Cuts Benefit Only Wealthiest Few

  • 4:26 PM
    Center for Science in the Public Interest: Salmonella Outbreaks Linked to Produce on the Rise

  • 3:54 PM
    Free Press: Groups File Freedom of Information Act Requests for CPB Documents

  • 3:26 PM
    Public Citizen: Diabetes Drug Pargluva Should Not Be Approved, Public Citizen, Clinical Trial Experts Tell FDA

  • 1:30 PM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich Calls For Congressional Hearings On Vice President Cheney's False Statements On The War

  • 12:24 PM
    League of Women Voters Unveils 'Openness in Government' Project; Citizen Organization to Raise Awareness on Public's Rights to Government Information

  • 12:13 PM
    Electronic Frontier Foundation Files Class Action Lawsuit Against Sony BMG

  • 11:24 AM
    Center for Community Change / Fair Immigration Reform Movement: DREAM Act Introduction Represents Positive Step in Addressing Real Immigration Reform

  • 11:06 AM
    World Wildlife Fund: Pulp Mill Devastates Swans' Sanctuary in Chile

  • 11:06 AM New TV Ad Attacks Republicans for Lack of Iraq Exit Plan

  • 11:06 AM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich Calls For Congressional Hearings On Vice President Cheney's False Statements On The War

  • 11:06 AM
    Interfaith Alliance Foundation: Hill Briefing: Katrina Evacuees Victimized by Administration's Broken Promises, False Hope

  • 5:01 AM
    Greenpeace: Ministerial Conference of the Europe and North Asia Forest Law Enforcement and Governance (ENA-FLEG)

  • 12:01 AM
    ACLU Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Denver Residents Removed from Bush Event

    Friday, November 18

  • 4:10 PM
    AFL-CIO: Statement by President John Sweeney On Congressional Budget Vote

  • 4:08 PM
    Center on Budget and Policy Priorities: House Budget Bill, with Almost All of it's Low-Income Cuts Intact, Moves on to Conference with Very Different Senate Bill

  • 11:08 AM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich on Budget Reconciliation: War over Education, Tax Cuts over Health Care

  • 10:41 AM
    Senator Russ Feingold: Statement on Reauthorization of the US Patriot Act

  • 10:15 AM
    Bread for the World: House Cuts Food Stamps for More than 220,000 Vulnerable People While Poised to Cut Taxes for Wealthy

  • 10:04 AM
    Families USA: House Adopts Budget Reconciliation Bill That Will Harm Medicaid Enrollees

  • 10:04 AM
    Citizens for Tax Justice: Extending Capital Gains and Dividends Loopholes Would Mostly Benefit the Wealthiest 1%

  • 10:04 AM
    Earthjustice: House Narrowly Passes Nightmare Budget; Unacceptable Threats to the Environment Remain

  • 10:02 AM
    Sierra Club: House Passes Budget Reconciliation Bill Sans Arctic and Offshore Drilling

  • 5:16 AM
    Greenpeace: Defending Our Oceans, Protecting the Whales

  • 12:20 AM
    Electronic Frontier Foundation: Diebold Attempts to Evade Election Transparency Laws

    Thursday, November 17

  • 5:31 PM
    Bread for the World: Families Depending on Food Stamps at Thanksgiving Hardly Feast: Buying Minimal Meal Creates Food Budget Hole

  • 5:24 PM
    Government Accountability Project Praises New MDB Whistleblower Policies; Senators Lugar & Leahy Win “Best Practices” Mandate for Banks

  • 3:43 PM
    Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington: Demands Federici Be Referred to Department of Justic for Perjury Investigation

  • 3:43 PM
    Free Press / Center for Digital Democracy / Common Cause: Groups Demand Release of Rove-Tomlinson E-mails

  • 3:32 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold on Comments by Congressman John Murtha and the Need to Set Our Iraq and National Security Policies Straight

  • 3:12 PM
    Sierra Club Launches New TV Series with Robert Greenwald

  • 3:02 PM
    Consumer Federation of America: Latest Predatory Lenders Drive Borrowers into Debt With High-Cost Loans Secured by Cars

  • 3:01 PM
    American Civil Liberties Union: Men and Women at Orleans Parish Prison Detail Chaos Following Katrina

  • 1:31 PM
    School of the Americas Watch: Thousands Rally to Demand Closure of Controversial US Army Training School This Weekend

  • 1:31 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Wal-Mart Under Scrutiny

  • 1:03 PM
    Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy: New Briefing Report on Agriculture and the WTO Hong Kong Ministerial

  • 12:55 PM
    Amnesty International and Reprieve to Host Largest Gathering of Former “War on Terror” Detainees

  • 12:53 PM
    Media Matters for America Troubled by Lack of News Coverage of Republican Sen. Chuck Hagel's Speech

  • 12:52 PM
    Campaign for America's Future: Indictment Doesn't Deter Lobbyists Hoping to Keep Favor with DeLay, Group Says; DeLay Money Machine Represents HMOs, Pharmaceutical, Big Energy Industries

  • 12:19 PM
    Public Citizen: DeLay Collects $1.2m From Lobbyists, More Coming Tonight

  • 11:31 AM
    Service Employees International Union: December 5 Is Deadline for Entering National Contest Seeking Common Sense Ideas to Improve Americans’ Lives

  • 10:15 AM
    Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting: LA Times Dumps Liberal Columnist

  • 10:15 AM
    People for the American Way: With Alito in Trouble, Committee for Justice Tries to Change the Subject

    Wednesday, November 16

  • 9:17 PM
    People for the American Way: Conference Committee Signs Off on Flawed Patriot Act Behind Closed Doors

  • 5:53 PM
    Alliance for Responsible Trade / Public Citizen / Global Trade Watch: Members of U.S. Congress Speak Out on Andean Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA) Talks

  • 5:44 PM
    Public Citizen Calls on Senate Ethics Committee and SEC to Probe New Stock Trading Questions Involving Frist Trust Funds

  • 5:25 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold Pledges to Fight Final Patriot Act Reauthorization

  • 4:25 PM
    Center for Public Integrity: Cheney Sidesteps Travel Disclosure Rules

  • 4:25 PM
    Environmental Working Group: Former DuPont Top Expert: Company Knew, Covered Up Pollution of Americans' Blood for 18 Years

  • 4:25 PM
    Brennan Center Finds "Full Face Ballot" Law in New York Does Not Limit Elections Officials' Choice of Voting Systems

  • 4:25 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Inspector General Drops Probe of State Jobs for Campaign Cash

  • 4:24 PM
    Amnesty International: Zimbabwe: Human Rights and Civic Groups Call for African Leadership to Address Human Rights and Humanitarian Crisis

  • 4:24 PM
    Amnesty International: The Global Struggle Against Torture: Guantanamo Bay, Bagram and Beyond

  • 4:21 PM
    Green Party of the United States: Media Ignore Mounting Evidence of Widespread Vote Fraud and Election Manipulation, Charge Greens

  • 2:46 PM
    United for a Fair Economy: ALWAYS LOW: Assets; Shareholders File Challenge to Wal-Mart's Options Gap

  • 2:46 PM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich: Momentum In Congress Begins To Shift on Iraq; Discharge Petition Started On Homeward Bound Act

  • 1:40 PM
    Rep. Henry Waxman: Ample Precedent for Congressional Investigation into Disclosure of CIA Agent

  • 11:32 AM
    People for the American Way: New Revelations Undermine Credibility of Alito's Efforts to Discount His Own Words and Record

  • 9:07 AM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Bush in Asia

    Tuesday, November 15

  • 7:16 PM
    United for Peace and Justice: Take Action to Enable Displaced Katrina Residents to Return Home

  • 4:33 PM
    American Civil Liberties Union: Senate Restores Some Rights for Detainees: ACLU Says Move Welcome, But Still Falls Short

  • 4:32 PM
    Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting: NBC Chief: Liberals Don't Watch TV - Does this explain MSNBC's right-leaning lineup?

  • 3:30 PM
    Rep. Henry Waxman Requests Hearing on FDA's Plan B Decision

  • 3:25 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights: Statement of Habeas Counsel Denouncing Midnight Raid on Constitution

  • 2:32 PM
    Worldwatch Institute: Favorable Policies Spur Biofuel Growth

  • 2:32 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Uganda: Opposition Leader Arrested

  • 2:31 PM
    MoveOn Applauds Democratic Call For Iraq Exit Plan

  • 1:32 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold Statement On Senate Votes on Redeploying Troops from Iraq

  • 11:38 AM
    Sierra Club: Plan to Remove Endangered Species Protections for Yellowstone Grizzly Bear Premature

  • 11:31 AM
    Public Citizen Applauds Creation of Consumer Group Devoted to Protecting Food and Water

  • 11:16 AM
    Free Press: Groups Call for New Leadership at CPB After Report Reveals Ethical Violations and 'Political Tests' in Hiring

  • 11:01 AM
    Families USA: Medicare Prescription Drug Program and Plan Finder Complicated for Seniors

  • 11:01 AM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Scrutinizing the Koch Deal to Buy Georgia-Pacific

  • 10:01 AM
    Peace Action: Congressmembers Rebuke Bush’s Rewriting of History on Iraq

  • 8:32 AM
    United for a Fair Economy: No Correlation Between Bush Tax Cuts and Job Creation Rate

    Monday, November 14

  • 10:26 PM
    Iraq Veterans Against the War / Veterans For Peace / Code Pink / Gold Star Families for Peace / Crawford Peace House: Camp Casey for Thanksgiving

  • 6:21 PM
    Earthjustice: Stronger Pollution Controls Needed for Mercury Reductions

  • 5:59 PM
    National Organization for Women: Documents Reveal Alito is Wrong Choice for Supreme Court

  • 5:31 PM
    Earthjustice / Sierra Club: Logging Stopped in Giant Sequoia

  • 3:58 PM
    Amnesty International USA, Author Joy Berry Present Groundbreaking Children’s Book on Human Rights

  • 3:32 PM
    Congressman Dennis J. Kucinich: Iraq Is Bush's War - Buck Stops At His Desk And He Cannot Duck Responsibility Or Accountability

  • 3:27 PM
    Human Rights Watch: D.R. Congo: Protect Activists Returning From Exile

  • 3:27 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Tunisia: Alongside a World Summit, the Police Ban a Gathering of International and Tunisian Associations

  • 3:27 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Uzbekistan: Andijan Show Trial Ends With Guilty Verdict

  • 3:27 PM
    Brennan Center for Justice: Supreme Court Turns Down Historic Voting Rights Case

  • 1:47 PM
    Electronic Frontier Foundation: Sony-BMG Should Recall Infected CDs, Repair Damage Done

  • 1:17 PM
    LA Times Readers/Subscribers to Picket Outside Times Building To Protest Controversial Firing of Popular Columnist Robert Scheer

  • 12:57 PM
    People For the American Way: New Document Shows Alito’s Devotion to Ultra-Conservative Causes

  • 12:10 PM
    Rep. Henry A. Waxman: Details of FDA Decision on Plan B Revealed

  • 11:32 AM
    Senator Russ Feingold: Feingold on the Need for a Strategy to Finish the Mission in Iraq

  • 10:54 AM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Rewriting How the War Began

  • 10:16 AM
    Moving Ideas Network: New Report -- Ensuring Great Public Schools for All

  • 8:57 AM
    Friends of the Earth International: Court Orders Oil Companies to Stop Gas Flaring in Nigeria

    Friday, November 11

  • 11:53 PM
    Win Without War: Facts Contradict President’s Words in Veterans Day Speech Politically Weak, President Goes On Attack

  • 11:53 PM
    American Friends Service Committee: Widespread Torture Exists in US Prisons

  • 10:47 AM
    House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and Rep. Henry Waxman Request Documents Relating to Abramoff's Request for $9 Million to Arrange Meeting with Bush

  • 5:01 AM
    Greenpeace: Author José Saramago Joins with Greenpeace to Save Ancient Forests

  • 3:26 AM
    Friends of the Earth International: Trade Talks at a Standstill: Good for People and Planet

    Thursday, November 10

  • 5:31 PM
    Action Against Hunger: Huge Boost for Pakistan Emergency Aid

  • 4:14 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: New Jersey Facing Chromium Emergency – 1 in 10 Cancer Risks

  • 4:14 PM
    People for the American Way: Kansas School Board Undermines Science Standards (Again)

  • 4:01 PM
    Fellowship of Reconciliation: Insist that Congress Investigate Torture

  • 2:35 PM
    Amnesty International: Jordan: Attacks by Armed Groups Show Utter Disregard for Humanity

  • 2:35 PM
    U.S. PIRG Opposes Budget Reconciliation Bill Statement of Gene Karpinski, Executive Director

  • 2:15 PM
    Conyers John Conyers Calls for Changes in Patriot Act to Protect Nation's Civil Liberties

  • 1:31 PM
    Environmental Working Group: House Votes Today on Budget Package Including Worst Land Grab in American History

  • 1:19 PM
    The Wilderness Society Statement on House Decision to Drop Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Drilling from Reconciliation Bill

  • 11:32 AM
    People for the American Way: Patriot Act: Conference CTTE Can Protect Americans' Rights

  • 11:23 AM
    Ralph Nader / League of Fans: Nader to Lurie, Tagliabue: Rescind Terrell Owens' Suspension and Inactive Designation

  • 11:16 AM
    Organic Consumers Association: Nationwide Protests to Break the Chains; Week of Protests Part of Campaign to Call Attention to Destructive Wal-Mart Policies, Encourage Organic, Local and Fair Trade Buying

  • 11:16 AM
    People for the American Way: Senate Subcommittee Votes to Write Discrimination Into the Constitution

  • 11:01 AM
    Campaign for America's Future: D.C. Premiere of 'Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price'; Morning News Conference, Evening Screening to be Held Nov. 15

  • 10:33 AM
    Sierra Club: Threatened Environmental Law Works, Sierra Club Testifies

  • 9:36 AM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Bombings in Jordan

  • 8:36 AM
    Sierra Club: Arctic Refuge, Coastal Drilling Stripped from House Budget Bill

  • 8:00 AM
    American Rights at Work: Wal-Mart, Dragging Down U.S. Labor Standards

  • 7:10 AM
    Clean Air Watch: Smog Problems Nearly Double in 2005

  • 6:46 AM
    Greenpeace Activists Arrested for Peaceful Protest Against Coal Power Plant in the Philippines

    Wednesday, November 9

  • 7:31 PM
    United for Peace and Justice: Day of Action: November 12, 2005: Tell Ford to Get Serious About Breaking Its Oil Addiction

  • 4:29 PM
    Interfaith Alliance: Gaddy, TIA Question IRS on Church Investigation

  • 4:06 PM
    Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence: In New Jersey and Virginia, Common Sense Gun Policy Candidates Prevail

  • 4:05 PM
    Friends of the Earth: Big Oil Benefiting from $14 Billion in Taxpayer Handouts—Despite Making Record Profits

  • 4:05 PM
    Campaign for America's Future Urges Senators to Act in the Interest of Consumers, Not Oil Companies

  • 4:05 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Male Rape in U.S. Prisons

  • 4:05 PM
    American Civil Liberties Union: Department of Homeland Security Continues to Infringe on Whistleblower Rights

  • 4:05 PM
    American Civil Liberties Union: Global AIDS Gag Holds Critical Funding Captive to Politics

  • 4:05 PM
    American Civil Liberties Union Urges Supreme Court to Protect Rights of Disabled Prisoners

  • 3:07 PM
    Center for Voting and Democracy: Landslide Win For Election Reform

  • 2:24 PM
    Violence Policy Center Hails Passage of San Francisco Handgun Ban

  • 2:24 PM
    Sierra Club: Oil Execs: No Responsibility, No Accountability, No Remorse - Statement of Dave Hamilton, Director, Sierra Club Global Warming and Energy Program

  • 1:35 PM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich: House International Relations Committee Once Again Shuns War Oversight Duties

  • 1:00 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights: Groups Denounce Stealth Senate Amendment on Detainees

  • 12:34 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Extending Occupation and Oil Plans; Chalabi in D.C. ; House Vote on WHIG

  • 12:34 PM
    Representative Henry Waxman Urges Chalabi Hearings

  • 12:16 PM
    Refugees International: Report: African Union Mission in Sudan Cannot Protect Civilians in Darfur Without Greater US and UN Support

  • 9:41 AM
    Campaign for a Commercial Free Childhood: Children's Advocates Urge Former President Clinton to End Nickelodeon Partnership

  • 12:04 AM
    Electronic Frontier Foundation: News Website Can Keep Domain Name After Trademark Fight

    Tuesday, November 8

  • 5:57 PM
    Human Rights First: U.S. Congress Calls for Justice for Slain Indonesian Human Rights Hero

  • 5:15 PM
    Cinema Libre Studio: ‘Operation Last Patrol’ Follows Ron Kovic (‘Born on the Fourth of July’) and Veterans in Historic 1972 Protest

  • 4:03 PM
    People for the American Way: Sen. Obama Targets Deceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation with ‘Sorely Needed’ Legislation

  • 2:50 PM
    Sierra Club: Update on Congressional Action this Week on Several Environmental Fronts

  • 2:45 PM
    AFL-CIO: President John Sweeney on Delphi Attempt to Slash Wages and Benefits Through Bankruptcy

  • 2:45 PM
    Congressman John Conyers: Conyers, Hinchey, Members Request Chalabi Meeting

  • 1:04 PM
    Campaign to Defend the Constitution: Kansas School Board Decision Lambasted by Teachers, Scientist as Attack on Science

  • 12:31 PM
    Environmental Working Group: Pombo Proposal Amounts to Largest Land Sell-Off in Modern American History

  • 12:31 PM
    Center for Economic and Policy Research: Do Bubbles Bother Bernanke?Study Cites Recent Trends That Signal Housing Bubble

  • 12:23 PM
    Veterans for Common Sense: Troops Call for Independent Commission on Torture

  • 11:20 AM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich: House International Relations Committee To Vote On Resolution To Demand Documents Related To White House Iraq Group

  • 11:16 AM
    Campaign to Defend the Constitution: Teachers, Scientists, Oppose Kansas School Board Assault on Evolution

  • 10:51 AM
    Sustainable Energy Coalition: 126 Bipartisan Members of Congress Urge White House to Fully Fund Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Programs at Levels Authorized by New Energy Law

  • 8:00 AM
    Action Against Hunger: Archbishop Desmond Tutu To Be Honored this Friday at Action Against Hunger World Food Day Gala

  • 7:21 AM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: With Snow Forecast in Kashmir, Tens of Thousands at Risk

    Monday, November 7

  • 11:01 PM
    Greenpeace: Asian Development Bank Bankrolling Climate Change, says Greenpeace

  • 6:08 PM
    Amnesty International USA: Ten Years After Saro-Wiwa Execution, New Evidence of Human Rights Violations in Oil-Rich Niger Delt

  • 3:50 PM
    National Gay and Lesbian Task Force: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Rights Advocates Respond to Task Force Call to Action

  • 3:50 PM
    CARE Urges Congress and Administration To Provide More Funds For Bird Flu Prevention

  • 3:41 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Responses to Bush's Claim: "We Do Not Torture"

  • 3:31 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights: Family of Suicidal Guantanamo Detainee Plead for his Healthy Return

  • 2:16 PM
    Union of Concerned Scientists: Consumers Get "Extreme Workover" From Auto Lobbyists

  • 1:29 PM
    Amnesty International: New Report Corroborates 'Black Sites'; Provides Details on Torture and Secret Facility Conditions from Three “Disappeared” Yemeni Nationals

  • 1:01 PM
    Oxfam International Can Facilitate Trips for Reporters to Countries Struck by South Asian Tsunami; As One-Year Anniversary Approaches, Oxfam Invites Reporters to View Progress at Key Recovery Programs

  • 12:15 PM
    Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence: Supreme Court Nominee was Being Activist, Conservative Senator Says

  • 11:45 AM
    Farm Aid: A Song for America Hits Book Stores in Time for the Holidays; Book Recounts 20 Years of Music for Family Farmers and Good Food

  • 11:45 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: Wildlife Refuge Used for Genetically Modified Crops

  • 10:32 AM
    The Nation: Victor Navasky to Step Down from Nation Helm After 28 Years: Vanden Heuvel to be Editor and Publisher

  • 10:14 AM
    Commercial Alert: New Study Shows Why Schools Should Stop Advertising Movies That Portray Smoking

  • 9:45 AM
    Mobilization for Global Justice Media: Scores of People with HIV and Youth Arrested at White House in Makeshift Graveyard

  • 6:46 AM
    Greenpeace: Climate Change to Intensify Asia's Misery, Says Scientist

  • 6:04 AM
    Worldwatch Institute: Renewable Energy Markets Show Strong Growth - REN21 Releases "Renewables 2005: Global Status Report"

    Friday, November 4

  • 4:49 PM
    Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting (FAIR): The Consequences of Covering Up: Washington Post Withholds Info on Secret Prisons at Government Request

  • 4:26 PM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich Demands IG Investigation Into FBI's Handling Of Investigation Into Forged Niger Documents

  • 4:17 PM
    DEMOS: Colorado Votes for the Common Good; Advocate For Effective Government Praises Colorado Vote To Suspend Stifling Spending Cap

  • 2:17 PM
    Bill of Rights Defense Committee: Organizations, Local Governments, Veterans, and the Public Urge End to US Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment

  • 1:26 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights: Attorneys for Suicidal Gitmo Detainee File for Immediate Access to Client

  • 11:31 AM
    Families USA: A Confusing and Complicated Mess: A Review of the New Medicare Prescription Drug “Plan Finder”
  • 7:16 AM
    Moving Ideas Network: Civil Liberties at Stake in Alito Nomination Fight

  • 7:16 AM
    Greenpeace: Climate Change to Intensify Asia's Misery, Says Scientist

  • 2:27 AM
    Center for Digital Democracy: Board Scapegoats "Former Key Staff" in Statement to the Press, as Threat of Political Pressure Remains at CPB

    Thursday, November 3

  • 7:01 PM
    Free Press: Kenneth Tomlinson Resigns from CPB Board

  • 6:24 PM
    Sierra Club: Senate Passes Budget That Would Allow Oil Drilling in Arctic Refuge;
    All Eyes Turn to House in Historic Fight

  • 5:31 PM
    East Timor and Indonesia Action Network: Congress Upholds Restrictions on Military Assistance for Indonesia

  • 5:31 PM
    Greenpeace: Kimberly-Clark: Flushing Ancient Forests Down the Toilet; Demonstrations across Canada and the US spotlight company's role in ancient forest destruction

  • 5:17 PM
    People for the American Way: Senate OKs Education Relief Bill Including Voucher Mechanism

  • 4:59 PM
    Sierra Club: Senate to Vote on Final Budget, Arctic Refuge Drilling

  • 4:02 PM
    Amnesty International: Nigeria: New Evidence of Human Rights Violations in Oil-Rich Niger Delta

  • 4:02 PM
    American Civil Liberties Union Raises Security, Privacy Concerns As Congress Considers TSA’s "Registered Traveler Program"

  • 4:02 PM
    American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan Applauds Introduction of Legislation to Reform “Juvenile Life Without Parole” Sentences

  • 4:01 PM
    Institute of Public Accuracy: Bush in Latin America: A Hemisphere United?

  • 3:24 PM
    Environmental Working Group: Senators Sell Out On Reform Amendment To Curb Farm Subsidy Abuses

  • 3:11 PM
    Oxfam America: Senate Fails to Reform Inequitable Agricultural Subsidies

  • 3:03 PM
    Demos: National Voting Rights Group Urges Wisconsin Voters, Senate To Oppose Voter ID Amendment

  • 12:46 PM
    The Oakland Institute: Congress Blocks the Move for Local Procurement of Food Aid While Famine in Southern Africa Reinforces the Need for Drastic Changes

  • 1:02 PM
    Rainforest Action Network: Need To Protect North America’s Great Boreal Forest Spotlighted At 350+ Protests And Events

  • 12:25 PM
    School of the Americas Watch: Thousands to Rally to Demand Closure of US Army Training School

  • 11:57 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: EPA Creates “Intelligence” Unit in New Reorganization

  • 11:17 AM
    World Wildlife Fund Experts Available for Comment on Avian Flu, Bird Trade and Wildlife Impacts

  • 10:49 AM
    Sierra Club / The Wilderness Society: Where's the Fire?: Walden Logging Bill Is A Solution in Search of A Problem

  • 10:20 AM
    Brennan Center for Justice / Justice at Stake: Showdown Over Alito Likely to Trigger Major TV Air War; Data on Ads to Be Released by Brennan Center, Justice at Stake

  • 6:50 AM
    Electronic Frontier Foundation: File-Sharing Lawsuits Fail to Deter P2P Downloaders

    Wednesday, November 2

  • 8:47 PM
    Human Rights Watch: U.S.: Reject Torture as Policy Option

  • 3:46 PM
    Coalition to Stop Gun Violence: Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Blasts Alito Machine Gun Opinion

  • 3:03 PM
    Natural Resources Defense Council: 32 Community & Conservation Groups Warn Congress Not to Shortchange Health, Environment in Gulf Coast Restoration Spending

  • 3:03 PM
    CARE: Resuming Schooling Key to Children’s Recovery from Disaster

  • 1:00 PM
    ACLU Urges Federal Appeals Court to Uphold Two Rulings Blocking FBI's Use of Patriot Surveillance Power

  • 1:00 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights:
    Inter-American Commission on Human Rights Extends Precautionary Measures on Guantanamo Detainees

  • 12:54 PM
    Brennan Center for Justice: Federal Appeals Court Hears Oral Argument on Restrictions on Lawyers for the Poor

  • 12:52 PM
    Amnesty International: UK: Human Rights Under Sustained Attack in the ‘War on Terror’

  • 12:31 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: Wildlife Is Unjustified Scapegoat for Livestock Losses

  • 12:25 PM
    Permanent Human Rights Assembly of Bolivia: Exiled Bolivian President Served Legal Documents at Washington Wine and Cheese Reception

  • 12:01 PM
    Violence Policy Center: Supreme Court Nominee Samuel Alito’s Views Could Imperil Most Federal Gun, Ammo, and Explosives Laws, New Violence Policy Center Backgrounder Shows

  • 11:53 AM
    United for a Fair Economy: Book Release:
    Economic Apartheid in America, A Primer on Economic Inequality & Insecurity

  • 11:43 AM
    Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence: Bartenders: Please Stop Serving Jerry Kilgore-He's Had One Too Many

  • 8:00 AM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: The Bird Flu Threat: Public Health Vs. Pharmaceutical Profits

  • 6:52 AM
    Human Rights Watch: Iran: Journalist Tortured to Renounce Writings

  • 6:52 AM
    Human Rights Watch: Sierra Leone: War Crimes Court Makes Major Strides

    Tuesday, November 1

  • 5:31 PM
    Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting: Spinning the Libby Indictment

  • 4:46 PM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich to Democrats: It's the War!

  • 2:23 PM
    Free Press: Groups Demand Immediate Release of Report on Ex-CPB Chairman's Misdeeds

  • 2:13 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Fitzgerald · Alito

  • 1:46 PM
    MoveOn Leader’s Statement on Tom DeLay’s Corruption Case

  • 1:46 PM
    Environmental Working Group: Farm Subsidy Database Reignites Reform Efforts

  • 1:46 PM
    United for Peace and Justice: Action Alert

  • 1:13 PM
    American Lands Alliance: New Report : Logging after Fires is a Misplaced Priority, Impedes Forest Recovery, and Costs Taxpayers Millions

  • 12:47 PM
    National Priorities Project: Military Recruitment

  • 12:47 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Uzbekistan: Jailed Opposition Leader’s Health at Risk

  • 12:47 PM
    National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Policy Institute and National Latino/a Coalition for Justice release Hispanic and Latino Same-Sex Couple Households in the United States: A Report from the 2000 Census

  • 12:46 PM
    American Civil Liberties Union: Landmark Religious Freedom Law at Stake in Case Being Argued Today Before the High Court

  • 12:33 PM
    National Lawyers Guild Opposes Alito Nomination
  • 11:42 AM
    National Parks Conservation Association: Congressional Hearing Reviews Changes to Park Management Policies

  • 11:42 AM
    House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi: President's Tax Panel Would Demolish Building Blocks Middle-Class Americans Use to Reach American Dream

  • 11:26 AM
    National Priorities Project: Military Recruiters Enlist Lower and Middle Income Youth

  • 11:06 AM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich: To Prevent Avian Flu Pandemic US Must Break Roche's Monopoly On Key Anti-Viral Drug

  • 10:51 AM
    MAS Freedom Foundation: Center for Constitutional Rights, Amnesty International and Human Rights Activists Hold Noon Vigil for Gitmo Detainees

  • 10:51 AM
    Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence: How Samuel Alito Took a No-Brainer Case and Stepped Way, Way Out of the Mainstream

  • 10:45 AM
    Demos: Voting Rights Group Applauds Iowa Court For Upholding Recent Executive Order That Restores Voting Rights To People With Felony Convictions

    Monday, October 31

  • 3:46 PM
    Amnesty International: Uganda: East Africa and Horn of Africa governments must put an end to targeting of human rights defenders

  • 3:46 PM
    Public Citizen: “Magical Realism” vs. Fact: How to Read the Bush Administration’s FTAA Spin

  • 3:46 PM
    Feminist Majority Opposes Samuel Alito

  • 2:54 PM
    Justice at Stake: Alito Nomination Quickly Galvanizes Interest Groups on Both Left and Right

  • 2:54 PM
    Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence: "Machine Gun Sammy," A Perfect Halloween Pick

  • 2:54 PM
    The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force: Task Force Deplores Bush's Choice as He Further Divides the Country with a Hard Right Idealogical Nominee

  • 2:54 PM
    The Wilderness Society: Top 10 Halloween Horribles

  • 2:54 PM
    ACLU Urges Senate to Explore Supreme Court Nominee Alito's Record on Reproductive Rights, First Amendment

  • 2:07 PM
    Americans for Democratic Action: Trick but No Treat: Judge Samuel Alito: Latest Bush Nominee's Philosophy Is Ghoulish

  • 1:44 PM
    Earthjustice: Halloween Supreme Court Nomination a Scary Choice

  • 12:46 PM
    AFL-CIO: Statement by AFL-CIO President John J. Sweeney on Nomination of Samuel Alito to Supreme Court

  • 12:12 PM
    Public Citizen: "Water Market" Concept Betrays Public Interest, New Public Citizen Report Shows

  • 11:01 AM
    Human Rights Watch: Azerbaijan: Run-Up to Election Not Free or Fair

  • 11:01 AM
    Human Rights Campaign: Judge Alito is Far Right's Choice

  • 11:01 AM Alito Fails Basic Test: Sides with Powerful Special Interests Against Ordinary Americans

  • 10:54 AM
    National Abortion Rights Action League: Pro-Choice Americans Oppose Alito for the Supreme Court; President Bush Fails to Nominate Moderate Consensus Candidate to Replace Justice Sandra Day O'Connor

  • 10:01 AM
    Amnesty International NYC Women's Human Rights Action Team: Candlelight Vigil for the Murdered Women of Juarez

  • 9:48 AM Launches Nation's First Advertising Campaign About 'The Movie & The Secret Memo Wal-Mart Does Not Want You to See'

  • 8:01 AM
    People for the American Way: Bush Puts Demands of Far-Right Above Interests of Americans with High Court Nomination of Right-Wing Activist Alito

    October 2005


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