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  August 2008

Thursday,  August 28...

  • 8:30 AM
    Iraq Veterans Against the War (IVAW): Iraq Vets Lead Biggest Successful Action of DNC: Push Obama Toward Real Antiwar Position

    Wednesday, August 27

  • 6:51 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Biden and Dividing Iraq

  • 3:14 PM
    Equality California: Community Mourns Loss of Beloved Civil Rights Leader Del Martin, 87

  • 2:56 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Obama and Afghanistan

  • 2:54 PM
    Progressive Democrats of America (PDA): Wexler and Ellison to Discuss Restoring and Maintaining Our Constitutional Rights

  • 2:52 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Bush Administration Ignores Science-based Recovery Plan, Removes West Virginia Northern Flying Squirrel From Endangered Species

  • 2:29 PM
    Real News Network: Polls, The Media and Who Will Win in 2008

  • 2:26 PM
    CODEPINK: Arrested CODEPINK Member Released From Jail, Optimistic For Further Action

  • 2:19 PM
    ACLU: ACLU Files Lawsuit To Protect Religious Freedom Of Florida High School Students

  • 1:18 PM
    US Campaign to Ban Cluster Bombs at the DNC

  • 11:03 AM
    ACLU Asks Appeals Court to Affirm Decision Striking Down Patriot Act’s 'National Security Letter' Provision

  • 10:55 AM
    Amnesty International USA: Lake Filling in Cambodia Must Not Lead to Forced Evictions

  • 8:25 AM
    Free Gaza Movement: Palestinians Have a Right to Their Own Coastal Waters

    Tuesday, August 26

  • 5:12 PM
    Physicians for a National Health Program (PNHP): Slight Drop in Uninsured Masks Deepening Problem, Doctors Say

  • 4:40 PM
    World Wildlife Fund: Fishing Technology That’s Letting Turtles Off the Hook

  • 4:36 PM
    Win Without War: New Poll Shows Mainers Want Timetable for Withdrawal of Troops from Iraq

  • 4:32 PM
    NRDC: Study Links California Hospitalizations to Hotter Weather

  • 4:31 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): D.C. Statehood Out of Democratic Platform

  • 4:27 PM
    Greenpeace: Sea Ice at 2nd Lowest Level; Polar Bears in Open Water; Fay Floods FLA; Glacier Melting in Greenland

  • 4:10 PM
    Consumers Union: Latest US Census Estimates Show 45.7 Million Americans Are Uninsured

  • 4:02 PM
    Bread for the World: New Government Poverty Figures Paint Incomplete Picture of Struggling Low-Income Families

  • 2:55 PM
    Recreate 68 Alliance: DNC Protest Organizers to Hold Press Conference at Denver Police Department

  • 2:33 PM
    CODEPINK Member Arrested Near Denver's Civic Center Park

  • 1:47 PM
    Free Gaza Movement: SS Free Gaza & SS Liberty to Leave Gaza Port on Thursday

  • 10:08 AM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Bush Administration Set to Undermine Habitat Protections for Endangered Peninsular Bighorn Sheep

  • 10:00 AM
    American Rights at Work: Ten Employers Top 2008 Labor Day List

    Monday, August 25

  • 6:00 PM
    The Real News Network: Morales Wins Referendum but Opposition Hits Back

  • 5:00 PM
    The Real News Network: The Chinese Communist Party

  • 3:40 PM
    ACLU: Lilly Ledbetter to Address DNC on Women’s Equality Day

  • 3:12 PM
    ACLU: Guantánamo Military Lawyers Request Extension in 9/11 Cases to Prepare Adequate Defense

  • 2:19 PM
    Healthcare Reformers Hold Reception for Congressional HR 676 Caucus at Democratic National Convention, Tues. Aug 26

    Friday, August 22

  • 5:14 PM
    YES! Magazine Beyond Red-Blue Politics, There's More We Share in Common Than Divides Us

  • 4:55 PM
    ACLU: Preliminary Congressional Investigation Finds Watch Lists Plagued with Systemic Flaws

  • 4:47 PM
    National Parks Conservation Association Launches New Public Service Ad Campaign

  • 4:30 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Gaza Siege Challenged by Sea

  • 3:58 PM
    RFK Center and Anti-Slavery International Celebrate International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and Its Abolition

  • 3:32 PM
    American Bird Conservancy Fisheries Regulators Choose Short-term Economic Interest Over Species Survival

  • 3:28 PM
    International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL): Kidnapped Afghan Deminers Should Be Immediately Released

  • 3:22 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Is Obama Clinton 2.0?

  • 3:12 PM
    Americans United for Separation of Church and State: Fundamentalist Group Drops Public Funding Windfall After Americans United Protest

  • 2:58 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity Challenge Prompts Bureau of Land Management to Reroute Nevada Off-road Race to Protect Imperiled

  • 1:12 PM
    Human Rights Watch: China: Hosting Olympics a Catalyst for Human Rights Abuses

  • 12:06 PM
    Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS): UCS Anti-Nuclear-Weapons Ad Removed from Denver Airport

  • 11:47 AM
    Endangered Species Coalition: 104 Citizens Groups Criticize Anti-Democratic Rulemaking

    Thursday, August 21

  • 5:12 PM
    Council of Canadians: Time for Harper to Stop Trading Away Our Water

  • 5:02 PM
    Food & Water Watch: FDA Approves Irradiation Despite Uncertainties About Consumer Safety

  • 5:00 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Assessing China and the Olympics

  • 4:31 PM
    Center for Public Integrity Unveils Finalists for Daniel Pearl Award for Outstanding International Investigative Reporting

  • 4:27 PM
    Food & Water Watch, St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay Issue Call for Water Trust Fund

  • 4:00 PM
    Greenpeace: Wall*E + Kleenex = Iron*E

  • 3:09 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Polar Bears at Risk of Drowning in the Chukchi Sea

  • 2:39 PM
    Riverkeeper: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Affirms Indian Point’s Adverse Impacts on Hudson River Fish

  • 2:16 PM
    Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood: CCFC Praises France Baby TV Ban; Urges FTC Action in the US

  • 1:49 PM
    Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation: Nuclear Suppliers Group Must Not Cave In To Bush Administration on U.S.-India Nuclear Deal

  • 1:33 PM
    Amnesty International USA: Mindanao Civilians in the Phillippines Under Threat From MILF Units and Militias

  • 12:00 PM
    The Real News Network: Full Spectrum Dominance; Welcome to the New Cold War

    Tuesday, August 19

  • 4:38 PM
    The Coalition Solidarité Santé and the Council of Canadians Are Concerned by Doctors Embracing Privatization and Two-Tier Health Care

  • 4:15 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Why Not Rate Candidates Like in the Olympics?

  • 3:40 PM
    Action Against Hunger (ACF): Emergency Teams Assist Displaced Georgians

  • 3:30 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Paraguay: * Liberation Theology * End of an Era in Latin America?

  • 2:47 PM
    Brave New Films: Michael Moore Unleashes His 2008 Election Guide on Meet the Bloggers

  • 2:36 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Park Service Waves White Flag on Little Bighorn Visitor Center

  • 2:06 PM
    Conservation Groups: Alpine 'Boulder Bunny' Imperiled by Global Warming

  • 1:30 PM
    Environmental Groups: Court Strikes Down Bush Administration Pollution Monitoring Loophole, Upholds Public's Right to Know

  • 1:10 PM
    Human Rights First: Blueprint for the Next President Provides Step-by-Step Guide to Closing Guantanamo

  • 1:04 PM
    CREW Files FEC Complaint Against Rep. Vern Buchanan

  • 12:50 PM
    The National Lawyers Guild and Pakistan Justice Coalition Welcome Musharraf’s Resignation

  • 12:47 PM
    Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS): Northwest Airlines Asks Clear Channel to Pull Science Group's Anti-Nuclear-Weapons Ad in Minneapolis Airport

  • 12:41 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR): Antiwar Activists Win $2 Million Settlement From New York City in Major Victory for Free Speech Rights

  • 12:00 PM
    The Real News Network: Musharraf Quits as Pakistan President

  • 11:30 AM
    Environmental Working Group (EWG): No Show Legislators Help Chemical Lobby Defeat Bans on Toxic Food Contaminants

  • 10:40 AM
    Amnesty International USA Brings Guantanamo Cell Replica to St. Paul

  • 10:00 AM
    Human Rights First Remembers Two Leading Human Rights Activists

    Monday, August 18

  • 4:11 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity: Conservation Group Uncovers More Holes in Proposed National Gas-Mileage Standards; Court of Appeals Denies Government’s Request to Revisit Decision Overturning Previous Standards

  • 3:00 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Presidential Policies and Morality

  • 2:58 PM
    Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC): EPA Buzz Kill: Is the Agency Hiding Colony Collapse Disorder Information?

  • 2:34 PM
    Rights Groups: Joint Statement of Amnesty International USA, East Timor and Indonesia Action Network (ETAN), and West Papua Advocacy Team Concerning Congressional Letter to President Yudhoyono

  • 2:00 PM
    The Real News Network: Russians Checkmate US in Georgia

  • 1:03 PM
    SEIU: McCain Health Care: Putting Moms Last

  • 12:58 PM
    Human Rights First: Pakistan’s Leaders Must Dismantle Musharraf’s Legacy

  • 12:20 PM
    The Real News Network: Shock Doctrine Opens Way for Oil Drilling

  • 12:05 PM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): Syria: Wives of Islamist Suspects Detained, Whereabouts Unknown

  • 11:50 AM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): Colombia: Bomb at Party Kills Many Civilians

  • 11:47 AM
    Amnesty International: Sudan Still Holding Hundreds Without Charge Months After Attacks Ouside Khartoum

  • 10:08 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Reclamation Jettisoning Environmental Functions

  • 10:00 AM
    Brennan Center for Justice: Study: Recent Attacks on NJ’s Clean Elections Program Are Unfounded and False

  • 9:40 AM
    Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence: Senior Advisor to John McCain Oversaw Gun Lobby Office That Hired Spy

  • 3:15 AM
    Brave New Films: AFL-CIO and SEIU Team Up With Brave New Films to Tell Public That Multimillionaire John McCain Is the Real Elitist

    Friday, August 15

  • 2:09 PM
    Peace Action Maine: Mainers Unite to Prevent War With Iran

  • 2:07 PM
    CIVIC: Georgia: After Dropping Cluster Bombs, Russia Has Responsibility to Help Civilians

  • 2:00 PM
    The Real News Network: Russia-Asia Cooperation a Nightmare for US Hawks

  • 1:50 PM
    International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL) Condemns Russian Use of Cluster Munitions in Georgia

  • 12:00 PM
    The Real News Network: China's Top 1% Control 70% of Wealth

  • 11:18 AM
    SEIU to Count Down to Better Health Care With 365 Stories for Next 365 days

  • 10:04 AM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): Georgia: Russian Cluster Bombs Kill Civilians

  • 9:00 AM
    Americans United for Separation of Church and State: Voters Have Heard Enough About the Presidential Candidates and Religion

    Thursday, August 14

  • 7:58 PM
    American Friends Service Committee (AFSC): California Becomes First State to Condemn Use of Torture in 'War on Terror'

  • 4:43 PM
    American Rights At Work: Formal Complaint for FEC Investigation of Wal-Mart's Unlawful Federal Election Activity

  • 4:20 PM
    AFL-CIO Joins Worker Rights Groups in Filing Formal Complaint with FEC Against Wal-Mart

  • 4:00 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): 'The Long War'; Russia and Expanding NATO

  • 3:33 PM
    India Resource Center: Coca-Cola Plant Shut Down in India

  • 2:49 PM Files Official Complaint Against Wal-Mart With The FEC and Calls For An Investigation

  • 2:44 PM
    National Family Farm Coalition: US Family Farmers Applaud Demise of Doha Negotiations

  • 2:41 PM
    National Family Farm Coalition: Dairy Farmers Praise Monsanto Selling Off rBGH Divsion

  • 2:25 PM
    Planned Parenthood: American Journal of Public Health Study Shows Public Clinics Provide More Choices, More Care

  • 2:03 PM
    Conservation Groups: Southern California National Forests in Peril; Lawsuit Seeks Protections for Wildlife and Roadless Areas

  • 12:47 AM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): SADC: Adopt Gender and Development Protocol

  • 12:00 PM
    Greenpeace: Activists Block Entrance, Drop Huge Banner at Kimberly-Clark’s Area Office to Demand Kleenex Makers Stop 'Wiping Away Ancient Forests'

  • 11:30 AM
    The Real News Network: Winners and Losers in the New China

  • 10:31 AM
    Amnesty International USA: Tamil Tigers, Sri Lankan Government Endangering Lives of Tens of Thousands of Newly Displaced Persons

  • 10:02 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): String of EPA Legal Losses on Everglades No Fluke

    Wednesday, August 13

  • 3:00 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Bush Policy on Russia and Georgia

  • 2:50 PM
    SEIU Members Launch TV Ad on Gordon Smith's Support for Bush-Cheney Agenda

  • 2:30 PM
    Brennan Center for Justice: US Violates International Law by Failing to Enforce Laws Protecting Employment Rights of Mexican Workers Legally in the US

  • 2:12 PM
    Veterans For Peace to Hold National Convention in Twin Cities

  • 1:52 PM
    Amnesty International USA Brings Guantanamo Cell Replica to Denver

  • 11:50 AM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): Safe Corridor Urgently Needed for Civilians in Gori District

  • 11:40 AM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): Georgian Villages in South Ossetia Burnt, Looted

  • 11:36 AM
    Congress Dennis Kucinich Applauds Investigation of Claims by Suskind

  • 11:24 AM
    Brady Campaign: Brady President Praises Federal Court Decision

  • 11:18 AM
    Rainforest Action Network Missive Urges Hundreds of Companies to Stop Using Palm Oil

  • 11:00 AM
    The Real News Network: The Geopolitics of Georgia

  • 9:59 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Revolving Door Woes Mount at Federal Minerals Agency

    Tuesday, August 12

  • 2:59 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Movement on Health Care Reform?

  • 2:25 PM
    Americans United for Separation of Church and State: District of Columbia Gift of Land and Money to Central Union Mission Is Unconstitutional

  • 2:10 PM
    Government Accountability Project Report Details Azeri Privatization-World Bank Corruption

  • 1:56 PM
    Environmental Groups: Judge Dismisses Inyo County Lawsuit to Open Roads in Remote Death Valley Wilderness

  • 1:17 PM
    SEIU: America for Sale?

  • 1:00 PM
    National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA): National Parks Second Century Commission Announced

  • 12:20 PM
    International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW): Protected Humpbacks Recovering, But Whales Worldwide Face Growing Threats

  • 12:15 PM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): SADC: Press Zimbabwe to End Abuses

  • 12:01 PM
    Environmental Defense Fund (EDF): Hundreds of Species Endangered by Bush Administration Proposal

  • 11:58 AM
    Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW): Plaintiff's Response to Court of Appeals Decision in Wilson Civil Suit

  • 11:49 AM
    Center for American Progress and Center for Democracy and Technology: State AGs Fail to Adequately Protect Online Consumers

  • 11:46 AM
    Real News Network: Who's To Blame For The Russian Georgian Conflict?

  • 11:26 AM
    ACLU In Court Today Challenging Conditions At Maricopa County Jail

  • 9:48 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Cheney Aide Finally Leaving Interior Department

  • 9:05 AM
    Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) and The Nation To Host Five-Day "Progressive Central" in Denver For DNC Week

    Monday, August 11

  • 4:10 PM
    National Gay & Lesbian Task Force Action Fund Applauds Broad and Historic Inclusion of LGBT Issues In Proposed Democratic National Platform

  • 2:20 PM
    CIVIC: Georgia/South Ossetia: Civilian Costs Already Too Great

  • 2:01 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): EPA Library Restoration Pact Finalized

  • 11:44 AM
    Physicians for a National Health Program: Copy Massachusetts’ Health Reform? Not So Fast, Researchers Say

    Sunday, August 10

  • 3:56 PM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): Israel: North Ossetia: Update on Casualties and Displaced Civilians

  • 3:10 PM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): Israel: Don’t Destroy Homes

  • 2:44 PM
    CARE Set to Aid Civilians Caught in Georgia Conflict

  • 2:00 PM
    Amnesty International: Georgia and Russia Must Protect Civilians In South Ossetia

    Friday, August 8

  • 2:17 PM
    Amnesty International Welcomes Release of Syrian Prisoner of Conscience Dr. Aref Dalilah

  • 12:06 PM
    Riverkeeper Calls on Governor to Declare new York City Watershed Off-Limits to Natural Gas Drilling

  • 12:00 PM
    Free Press: Blocking or Metering: A False Choice

  • 11:26 AM
    Real News Network: Will Next Israeli Leader Attack Iran?

  • 11:12 AM
    ACLU In Court Tuesday Challenging Conditions At Maricopa County Jail

  • 10:50 AM
    Defenders of Wildlife: Your Lands, Your Wildlife, Your Story

  • 10:04 AM
    Center for Biological Diversity: California Court Rules Land-use Decisions Must Address Global Warming: Plans for Palmwood Mega-Resort Thrown Out

  • 9:00 AM
    CARE: Prevention Is the Best Medicine

  • 8:56 AM
    Progressive Democrats of America: DNC Delegate Support Surges for Guaranteed Health Care Plank

    Thursday, August 7

  • 6:27 PM
    Sunlight Foundation: At Least 370 Parties Scheduled for the Democratic and Republican Parties

  • 6:15 PM
    Human Rights First Calls for the US Government to Respect the Limits of the Hamdan Sentence

  • 5:04 PM
    People for the American Way (PFAW): McCain Brags About His Support of George Bush Judges

  • 4:55 PM
    Physicians for a National Health Program (PNHP): City of Austin Backs 'Single-Payer' Health Plan

  • 4:34 PM
    Equality California: Legislature Approves Civil Rights Act of 2008

  • 4:32 PM
    ACLU Challenges South Carolina's Unconstitutional Ballot Access Law in Federal Court

  • 4:00 PM
    Food & Water Watch: Not Even Monsanto Wants rBGH

  • 3:10 PM
    International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW): Penguin Stranding Mystery in Brazil Prompts Rescue Attempt

  • 3:00 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Olympics

  • 2:47 PM
    Environmental Defense Fund (EDF): Co-sponsor of Global Warming Solutions Act to Provide Testimony at San Jose Public Workshop on Draft Scoping Plan to Implement Law

  • 2:34 PM
    Americans United for Separation of Church and State: IRS Should Investigate Tennessee Church for Pulpit Politicking

  • 2:32 PM
    Recreate 68 Alliance: Press Conference to Address Judges Ruling in ACLU Case

  • 2:18 PM
    ACLU: Creative Arts, Media and Free Speech Groups Join In Urging Supreme Court To Reject FCC Censorship

  • 11:55 AM
    League of Women Voters (LWV) Opposes Coal-Fired Power Plants

  • 11:50 AM
    ACLU Reminds "America's Toughest Sheriff" That He's Not Above The Law

  • 11:45 AM
    ACLU: Oral Arguments to Be Delivered Friday in Lawsuit Against Michigan Department of Corrections

  • 11:38 AM
    ACLU: President Carter Supports ACLU and NACDL Guantánamo Defense Project

  • 9:36 AM
    Corporate Accountability International, Food & Water Watch and Council of Canadians Endorse Global Water Crisis Film 'FLOW'

  • 7:29 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Ocean Fisheries Protections to Be Weakened

    Wednesday, August 6

  • 4:10 PM
    Amnesty International: Hamdan convicted at Guantánamo

  • 3:41 PM
    Amnesty International USA: Charges Against Malaysian Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim Politically Motivated

  • 2:35 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR): Guantanamo Detainee Files First Petition Against U.S. Before Inter-American Commission on Human Rights

  • 2:32 PM
    International Labor Rights Forum/Institute for Policy Studies: Firestone Workers in Liberia Sign Historic Contract

  • 2:26 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Denounces Medellin Execution and US Flouting of International Law

  • 1:47 PM
    Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (IATP): New Global Contract Needed to Re-Assert Basic Rights, Protect Environment

  • 1:30 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Truman: Hiroshima a 'Military Base'

  • 1:21 PM
    East Timor and Indonesia Action Network (ETAN): Congress Demands Action on West Papua Political Prisoners as Human Rights Violations Persist

  • 1:04 PM
    Human Rights First: Conviction Flawed in First Guantánamo War Crimes Trial

  • 12:10 PM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): Israel: Stop Plans for New West Bank Settlement

  • 12:00 PM
    The Real News Network: 'There Will Be Other Wars'

  • 12:00 PM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): US: Hamdan Trial Exposes Flaws in Military Commissions

  • 11:46 AM
    Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS): Federal Agency Scapegoating Engineer For Near-Miss at Nuclear Plant

  • 11:30 AM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): Sex Workers Group Wins HIV and Rights Award

  • 11:17 AM
    Consumer Federation of America (CFA): Overdraft Loan Fees Increase at Nation’s Ten Largest Banks

  • 11:08 AM
    ACLU: First Unconstitutional Military Commission Trial Ends in Conviction

  • 10:03 AM
    Amnesty International: Hamdan: Unfair Trial Compounds Injustice of Unlawful Detention

    Tuesday, August 5

  • 5:54 PM
    FAIR: Media Fall for 'Race Card' Spin; Outraged Press Ignores McCain's Ties to GOP Race-Baiting Tradition

  • 3:35 PM
    Equality California: Legislature Approves Harvey Milk Day

  • 2:30 PM
    Media Matters for America: New Anti-Obama Books... Swift Boat Redux?

  • 2:23 PM
    Bread for the World Calls for Second Stimulus Package

  • 2:11 PM
    Human Rights First: Wednesday Briefing: China, Russia, others, Arming Sudan May Violate Genocide Convention

  • 1:58 PM
    Greenpeace Documents Chemical Contamination In Ghana

  • 1:49 PM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): US: Migrant Detainees Suffer From Inadequate Medical Care

  • 1:38 PM
    Center for Biological Diversity, Greenpeace, and Natural Resources Defense Council on the State of Alaska’s Lawsuit to Overturn Endangered Species Act Protection for the Polar Bear

  • 11:58 AM
    Prevention Now: Access to Female Condoms is Denied to the Women in Countries Most Affected by HIV

  • 10:55 AM
    Food & Water Watch: Take Back The Tap: 50,000 People Say No To Bottled Water At Slow Food Nation

  • 7:17 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Climate Staff Urge EPA to Come Clean Before Congress

    Monday, August 4

  • 5:01 PM
    Physicians for a National Health Program (PNHP): Millions of Chronically Ill, Lacking Insurance, Can't Get Needed Care

  • 5:00 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA): Evidence on Anthrax Case Questioned

  • 4:35 PM
    Human Rights Watch (HRW): Colombia: Proposal Threatens ‘Parapolitics’ Investigations

  • 4:30 PM
    Americans United Deplores Florida Court's Decision Allowing Deceptive Amendments On November Ballot

  • 4:22 PM
    Bread for The World: Hungry and Poor People Hit Hard By Collapse of Global Trade Negotiations

  • 4:17 PM
    Physicians for Human Rights (PHR): UN Extends Mandate of UNAMID Force

  • 3:52 PM
    Public Citizen: Activists Bring Acclaimed Anti-Coal Film to Arkansas

  • 3:40 PM
    SEIU Launches Nationwide Actions To Question Health Insurance Industry Tactics

  • 3:23 PM
    National Lawyers Guild President and Past Presidents Urge Texas Governor Rick Perry to Stay Execution of Jose Medellin

  • 2:48 PM
    Peace Education Fund / Campaign for a Nuclear Weapons-Free World: Presidential Candidates and Sen. Reid and Dorgan Are Targeted With Nuclear Weapons Ad Campaign

  • 2:30 PM
    Amnesty International USA: Governor Rick Perry Must Halt Medellin Execution Immediately

  • 1:37 PM
    RFK Center Releases Documents Outlining US Actions to Block Life-saving Funds to Haiti

  • 1:02 PM
    Consumer Federation of America: Leaders Confront Flawed Auto Rule: Analysis & Poll

  • 1:00 PM
    Physicians for Human Rights (PHR): Human Rights Groups Petition Iran for Release of HIV/AIDS Doctors

  • 10:36 AM
    Union of Concerned Scientists / Friends of The Earth: Weapons Plutonium Fuel Test Fails

  • 10:15 AM
    Texas Clean Air Cities Coalition and Environmental Defense Fund Reach Milestone Agreements With NRG Texas on Limestone Station Expansion

  • 10:00 AM
    Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW): Who Is Richard Berman?

  • 9:20 AM
    Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI): Obesity on the Kids' Menus at Top Chains

    Friday, August 1

  • 8:30 AM
    ACLU Calls FCC Penalty Against Comcast a Step Forward Toward Net Freedom

    July 2008


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