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15 october 2021

20:32
Alley Cat Allies President and Founder Becky Robinson, a globally recognized visionary for her work to defend and protect cats, is calling for Global Cat Day, on Saturday, October 16, to end the killing of cats, and a shift to the sustainable,...

18:43
Albeit no specific details are being released about the new fishery, the Coalition of Atlantic and Quebec Fishing Organizations recognizes a new agreement between the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and four local Mi'kmaq bands around the...

15:01
The Transformative Justice Coalition (TJC) founded by Barbara Arnwine, Esq. and led by its Chairman, Daryl Jones, Esq., are expecting more than 100 people to show up and support the Arbery family when jury selection begins Monday in the trial of...

10:57
A4A President and CEO Nicholas E. Calio issued the following statement in response to the White House's announcement regarding implementation of its new international travel policy:...

09:52
Nobel Prize Nominee and UN Goodwill Ambassador Jaha Dukureh is announcing her candidacy for President of The Gambia. Dukureh will be the youngest female president in the world if elected. As one of the youngest Africans ever to be nominated for the...

09:30
Representatives Ami Bera, MD, (D-Calif.) and Larry Bucshon, MD (R-Ind.), along with 244 colleagues ? and with the support of 135 national medical organizations ? sent a letter yesterday to Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi...


14 october 2021

19:56
The following is a statement for attribution from Mr. Birchfield of The Beasley Allen Law Firm: This stinks.  They claim their product is safe and then attempt to hide behind bankruptcy.  J&J can run but it can't hide.  The entire nation, Congress...

18:52
In its filing to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on the ANOPR "Building for the Future Through Electric Regional Transmission Planning and Cost Allocation and Generation Interconnection," consumer organizations representing thousands...

15:00
The International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) applauds President Biden's October 13 announcement that the Port of Los Angeles will join the Port of Long Beach in expanding its operations to a 24/7 schedule. The President also said major...

13:00
Governor Newsom recently signed Senate Bill 488 (Rubio, D-Baldwin Park) which will require the Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) to revise and strengthen teaching standards for licensure for new teachers that incorporate both the science of...

12:59
HBCUs have changed the college landscape, and provided a significant return on investment. Our country cannot reach its goals without strong, viable, sustainable HBCUs - goals necessary to close the education gap, health, wealth and economic gaps....

11:08
A national survey recently found that 42% of registered voters are in favor of decriminalizing prostitution, while 36% think prostitution should remain a crime, and 22% remain undecided. Democrats are far more supportive of decriminalization than...

10:35
Arbitrator Veronica A. Williams alleges ongoing, massive financial fraud supported the foreclosure on her home. Veronica Ann Williams, a consultant to the banking industry for decades, was motivated after two of the world's largest banks used an...

09:30
Mr. Premier, I take the liberty of writing this letter to you from one businessman to another. Utica Resources, the company I founded, is today one of the largest holders of hydrocarbon rights in Quebec. As you know, the Hydrocarbons Act adopted in...


13 october 2021

20:55
Galápagos Conservancy has received news of the shocking discovery of the remains of 15 tortoises slaughtered in the wild in southern Isabela Island. The tortoises were found by rangers of the Galápagos National Park Directorate on patrol in a remote...

17:42
On Saturday, Oct. 16, the #BoycottHilton Coalition* of more than 40 American and international organizations, plans to hold a nationwide educational leafleting campaign outside Hilton Worldwide hotels nationwide over that corporation's licensed...

12:00
As the financial impact of COVID-19 continues to bring hardship to families and individuals across the country, the need for food bank support has remained unacceptably high....

10:13
Democratic Activists, Samantha Crunkilton & Pamela Schiele have launched a new Political Action Committee. Rally4Progress raises awareness for Democratic candidates running to unseat the members of Congress who voted against certifying legal votes in...

10:00
Project TEAL, a student-led, non-partisan organization committed to providing young people with the knowledge and tools to become engaged citizens in the democratic process, will host a national lobbying campaign from October 18-22 to urge all...

08:00
Scotiabank today announced an additional commitment to support efforts to safely relocate former Afghan interpreters and locally employed civilians and their families, with a $250,000 donation to the Veterans Transition Network (VTN). Led by Canadian...

08:00
Unify Carmel, Inc., ("Unify Carmel"), a nonpartisan grassroots movement united to protect and advance children's education, said that efforts to collaborate with the Carmel Clay Schools ("CCS") district on several educational matters have been...


12 october 2021

19:59
As Washington continues to negotiate a federal package, Silicon Valley Leadership Group recognized California's bold action in prioritizing climate infrastructure investments with the weekend signing of AB 970 by California Governor Gavin Newsom. The...

17:24
A new policy memo issued by Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas gives U.S. employers permission to hire illegal aliens over American workers, clearly defying federal law. In yet another step by the Biden-Harris...

15:22
Ahead of a landmark global conference, top Jewish and Swedish leaders joined at Malmö Synagogue today to celebrate the history and life of the local Jewish community, especially its resilience during a period of heightened antisemitism in the region....

14:00
A new study by Dr. Robert J. Shapiro and Isaac Yoder of Sonecon LLC, a D.C.-based economic analysis and advisory organization, found that the leadership of the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) has expanded its share of the parcel delivery market by...

11:33
Communication Service for the Deaf (CSD), the world's largest Deaf-led social impact organization, is proud to announce Thomas Means as its new Chief Financial Officer....

11:00
The Consumers' Association of Canada (CAC) is renewing efforts to ensure consumer voices are heard as Health Canada prepares new regulations for flavoured vaping products, through submissions, radio ads and a new testimonial video.    First, the CAC...

08:44
PREFUND THE POLICE, an IRS tax-exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is pleased to announce the immediate launch of its Live Your Greatness Brand as a way for Americans to give directly to defunded law enforcement departments while supporting...

08:00
A group of leading, global life sciences and technology companies today announced a series of endorsements for pandemic preparedness legislation recently introduced by Congress. The Securing America's Medicines and Supply (SAMS) Coalition believes...


11 october 2021

17:45
The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association (ASDSA) applauds the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for sending out a safety communication regarding needle-less devices, such as hyaluron pens (HA pens) for injection of dermal...

15:17
The Outkast NFT Collection first launched its Discord and social channels on September 2, 2021. Nearly one month later, the Outkast NFT public launch on October 1, 2021, sold out in just 44 mins. Within the first week, the Outkast NFT collection saw...

14:00
Smart Horizons Career Online Education applauds the Florida Legislature for funding scholarships so adult Floridians can earn an accredited private high school diploma online with Career Online High School through their local public library. 2.5...

11:41
As the historic St. Vincent Hospital nurses strike against Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare enters its eight month, the nurses are calling on Tenet to end their unseemly attempts to abuse, attack and retaliate against nurses who have given decades of...

11:12
Last Friday, President Joe Biden proclaimed that Indigenous Peoples' Day and Columbus Day would be celebrated on the same date, Oct. 11....

08:54
Think Freedom First announces that by popular demand, a rally commemorating the Million MAGA March. This event is scheduled for November 13, 2021 which is the first anniversary of that historic march. Due to increasing political and social unrest,...


10 october 2021

00:03
One hundred and ten years ago, Chinese revolutionaries led by Dr. Sun Yat-sen launched the 1911 Revolution, marking a milestone in the long and arduous journey to realize the rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.   Speaking...


8 october 2021

18:07
National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA) President David W. Tolleth sent a sobering letter to Treasury Secretary Yellen and all members of Congress over concern about the broken state of the IRS....

13:25
According to Michigan law, cannabis, psilocybin and other plant based medicines are currently listed as schedule 1 controlled substances. That means you can be arrested and face massive fines and extensive jail time for possession of these natural...

12:46
Slater Vecchio LLP has recently filed a lawsuit against Tinder and owners Match Group Inc and Match Group LLC alleging algorithmic manipulation of the Tinder app and age-based discrimination. Tinder is a dating app available for iPhone and Android...

12:42
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) and Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare (PQHH) today commended the introduction of the Choose Home Care Act of 2021 in the U.S. House of Representatives. Introduced by Representatives Henry...

10:24
Unvaccinated patients are filling emergency departments as COVID-19 cases surge in many states. Doctors with the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) are cutting through false claims about COVID vaccines and treatments and answering...

09:40
On October 7, the World Day for Decent Work, app-based delivery workers took to the streets ? their workplace ? to demand that Ontario #MakeGigWorkDecentWork....

08:56
Today, Dr. Lori Esposito Murray, President of the Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) released the following statement regarding the ongoing debt ceiling discussions:...

08:00
Evofem Biosciences, Inc., today commented on a letter from leaders in the House of Representatives to senior Biden Administration officials calling for action to ensure coverage for the full range of contraceptives under the Affordable Care Act...


7 october 2021

21:40
InVest founder and CEO Michael Letts is conducting an educational media tour throughout October to showcase the tremendous job most U.S. police officers exhibit on the job. He also will expose how there is a huge double standard in tone exhibited...

17:05
At a time when the federal government is mandating vaccinations for all of its public workers and municipalities, such as Toronto is doing the same, the Ontario government must move speedily to require all health-care and education workers across the...

12:18
For the 36th time, financial services firm Edward Jones' Grassroots Legislative Task Force met with US legislators on Oct. 5 and 6 from Washington, D.C., to discuss a number of investment-related issues on the minds of individual investors with...

10:19
The Health Coalition on Liability and Access today announced its support for the Good Samaritan Health Professionals Act, introduced yesterday as S. 2941 in the Senate by Senators Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and Angus King (I-ME), and in September as H.R....

09:00
More than 150 business leaders have declared their support for a global campaign to end capital punishment, ahead of World Day Against the Death Penalty (October 10). The Business Leaders Against the Death Penalty campaign (declaration and list of...

08:00
The Canadian Travel and Tourism Roundtable ("the Roundtable") welcomes the increased clarity around the federal government's decision to require domestic travellers by air, train, and marine to be fully vaccinated....

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