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New Social Media Web Platform for Whistleblowers Announced

December 18, 2014 -- A new website, http://www.uswhistleblower.org, has been created by the national not-for-profit Foundation for...

Public Memorial for Founder of ATC to be Held December 27

December 16, 2014 -- In light of the recent passing of Pete 'Pathfinder' Davis, the Aquarian Tabernacle Church of Wicca will hold a public memorial in Seattle, Washington on December 27th.

Public Memorial for Founder of ATC to be Held December 27

The Anne Frank Center USA Proudly Presents "A Path Appears"

December 16, 2014 -- Join The Anne Frank Center USA on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 from 6:30-8:30 for a free preview of "Breaking the Cycle of Poverty," part of "A Path Appears," a series of films on...

The Anne Frank Center USA Proudly Presents "A Path Appears"

Barack Obama Praises Bayard Rustin in New Book

December 15, 2014 -- Barack Obama and Barney Frank Contribute New Material for Bayard Rustin’s Writings on His Work as the Influential Civil Rights Strategist

Barack Obama Praises Bayard Rustin in New Book

Trumpet Awards Foundation Announce the 23rd Annual Trumpet Awards...

December 15, 2014 -- The Trumpet Awards, created to celebrate and honor African American achievers and those who support the African American experience, pays tribute to a dynamic group of history-making honorees who...

Telmate’s “Deck the Halls with Calls” Program Donates Phone Time to...

December 15, 2014 -- San Francisco-based tech company Telmate is donating over a million minutes of phone calls this year with its “Deck the Halls with Calls” program. The seasonal event gives inmates the opportunity to...

Address Our Mess: Starts Helping with Apartment Hoarding

December 12, 2014 -- When dealing with a hoarding scenario in an apartment building it can lead to an endangerment of the tenants around the hoarder and the building itself. This dangerous living situation can result in...

Address Our Mess: Starts Helping with Apartment Hoarding

Change the Mascot Calls on Commissioner Roger Goodell to Adopt...

December 11, 2014 -- The Change the Mascot Campaign is calling on the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell to take a proactive stance toward racism and stop ignoring the use of a dictionary-defined racial slur in the...

Change the Mascot Calls on Commissioner Roger Goodell to Adopt...

David Perecman Urges NYPD to Help Rebuild Trust Between Police,...

December 10, 2014 -- New York civil rights violation lawyer David Perecman of The Perecman Firm urges the building of trust between the New York Police Department and the community.

David Perecman Urges NYPD to Help Rebuild Trust Between Police,...

Peace Activist Robert V. Taylor Encourages People to Omit Three...

December 10, 2014 -- As President of Desmond Tutu Peace Foundation New York, Robert V. Taylor Encourages People To Make a New Year's Resolution to Stop Ones Ability to Grow And Improve.

Peace Activist  Robert V. Taylor Encourages People to Omit Three...

Change the Mascot Campaign Praises Oklahoma City School Board Decision...

December 09, 2014 -- The Change the Mascot Campaign congratulated the Oklahoma City school board for voting to end the 88-year use of the offensive R-word as a mascot for Capitol Hill High School. The 8-0 vote makes...

Change the Mascot Campaign Praises Oklahoma City School Board Decision...

Grief Expert Releases 5 Tools to Break the Cycle of Trauma and Grief...

December 05, 2014 -- After the verdict of the Michael Brown case, riots broke out in Ferguson, but what was witnessed by many in the news was the symptom of a much larger issue: an ongoing legacy of trauma and grief in a...

Grief Expert Releases 5 Tools to Break the Cycle of Trauma and Grief...

Acclaimed Marketing, Public Relations & Media Specialist, Bunnie...

December 04, 2014 -- Getting The Word Out: How To Market Your Ministry" is a book that provides up-to-date communication tools and techniques for branding and growing nonprofit organizations,churches and ministries...

General Motors Foundation and LULAC National Educational Service...

December 03, 2014 -- The public is invited to participate in a Reception and Program Orientation on Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 6:30 pm at the Carter J.H. library located at 701 Tharp St., Arlington, TX 76010.

Susan Cho Figenshau, P.C. Comments on the Effects of President...

December 02, 2014 -- Trusted immigration attorney reacts to President Obama's recent executive action for immigration reform, and the pros and cons of this reform.

Susan Cho Figenshau, P.C. Comments on the Effects of President...

New Patent Enhances Inmate Authentication Features

December 02, 2014 -- Inmate communications leader Telmate announces the issuance of a new patent (U.S. Patent No. 8,903,060) for individual location tracking of inmates in detention environments.

Finding Freedom, Family, and Feminism

December 02, 2014 -- Psychology professor Margot Griffiths explores generations of women, social mores in new book

Finding Freedom, Family, and Feminism

Broke Straight Boys - The Reality Series to Air on Here TV

December 02, 2014 -- A New Reality Television Series that Goes Behind the Scenes of the Hottest Adult Gay Website in the Biz

BREAKING- FLA GAY MARRIAGE: Novel legal argument brought to bear...

December 01, 2014 -- Gordon W. Watts, of Lakeland, Fla., who lost a 4-3 split decision on behalf of Terri Schiavo in 2005, permitted to submit Amicus brief in Fla Gay Marriage case in Federal Appeals Court, using novel...

Wednesday Roundtable: What President Obama’s Changes Mean for South...

December 01, 2014 -- This Wednesday, December 3 at 10 a.m., South Florida’s top immigration attorneys will reveal to the press what President Obama’s recent immigration changes mean for the area’s many immigrants and...

Wednesday Roundtable: What President Obama’s Changes Mean for South...

Explore Franklin County PA For The Holidays: Destination ARTS! in...

November 30, 2014 -- The Franklin County Visitors Bureau invites visitors to Destination ARTS! in downtown Waynesboro for art exhibits, art demonstrations, book signings, blues, weaving, magic, and more.

Explore Franklin County PA For The Holidays: Destination ARTS! in...

Franklin County Visitors Bureau Invites Visitors To Remember Christmas...

November 30, 2014 -- The Franklin County Visitors Bureau wants to spread the spirit of the holiday season at Allison-Antrim's Heritage Christmas Commemoration. Exhibits depicting Christmas memories of the past two...

Franklin County Visitors Bureau Invites Visitors To Remember Christmas...

Franklin County Visitors Bureau Remembers Baseball Great Nellie Fox

November 30, 2014 -- As the 87th anniversary of baseball great Jacob Nelson "Nellie" Fox approaches, the Franklin County Visitors Bureau remembers the amazing Major League second baseman and native son of...

Franklin County Visitors Bureau Remembers Baseball Great Nellie Fox