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5 Urgent Actions for This Week!

Posted May 22, 2017 by Karen Showalter

It's GO TIME! We need all hands on deck! We’ve got to protect families in the national budget and push back against the disastrous American Health Care Act. It takes just a minute to have a big impact. So get YOUR week off to a great start, and take action on the important #5Actions below. [...]

We must end abusive and deadly policing now! Stand with the Family of Jordan Edwards!

Posted May 22, 2017 by S. Nadia Hussain

He was just a kid. An honor roll student. A popular football player with a loving family. But no matter what grades he had or sports he played, we know one thing: Jordan Edwards didn't deserve to die.   Three weeks ago, police officers arrived at a party that Jordan was leaving with friends. They [...]

Name it. Change it! #PowerUp!

Posted May 21, 2017 by Kristin

Radio!On the radio show this week we cover Eric Liu’s new book, “You’re More Powerful Than You Think;” we bust myths about immigration policy and cover the many contributions of immigrants to our economy; we talk about what you can do to get rid of the motherhood wage hit; and discuss how fighting for liberty, [...]

Posted Under: immigration radio

Online Premiere! Healthy Products, Healthy People

Posted May 20, 2017 by Arlene Blum

SAVE THE DATE!JUNE 22, 29, JULY 6ONLINE PREMIERE:  HEALTHY PRODUCTS, HEALTHY PEOPLE What:  Webcasts Premiering Four Minute Videos On Six Chemical Classes of Concern When: 11am-12pm PDT; 2-3pm EDT; 8-9pm CET        June 22: Introduction, Highly Fluorinated chemicals, Antimicrobials        June 29: Introduction, Flame Retardants, Bisphenols & Phthalates        July 6:     Introduction, Solvents, Certain MetalsHow:    Register here Questions: or call 510-898-1704 You are invited to join us for three [...]

Posted Under: environmental health

Trump Administration’s Paid Leave Proposal ‘Terribly Flawed, Would Leave Millions of Families Behind and Falls Far Short of What Our Country Needs’

Posted May 19, 2017 by MomsRising

While we are heartened by reports that President Trump’s budget recognizes the need for paid family and medical leave, which is, indeed, an urgent priority – the administration’s approach is not only terribly flawed, but also is coming at the same time Trump is proposing massive cuts to the programs that lift families the most. [...]

Posted Under: paid family leave

RSVP to our early learning meeting with Cambridge, MA Mayor E. Denise Simmons!

Posted May 19, 2017 by Elyssa Koidin Schmier

We have a great opportunity to raise our voices in Cambridge, MA about the need for affordable, high-quality early learning, including childcare and pre-k!    **Join us for a meeting on Wednesday, May 24th with Mayor E. Denise Simmons and her staff to discuss early learning opportunities in Cambridge! Date & Time: May 24th at [...]

Dr. Fabrice Jaumont offers insight on dual language program creation in NYC

Posted May 18, 2017 by Diana Limongi

  Dr. Fabrice Jaumont is the Education Attaché at the Embassy of France in NYC. In that role, he has played an instrumental role in the creation of French dual language programs in New York City and has also helped parents interested in opening programs in other languages navigate the DOE system.     You've [...]

Moms need health care before, during, and after pregnancy

Posted May 17, 2017 by SMFM

By Alison Stuebe, MD Last week, Americans spent more than $23 billion on Mother’s Day gifts. On Sunday morning, moms woke up to jewelry, bouquets of flowers, and scattered crumbs between the sheets after so many breakfasts in bed.   How was this different from any other second Sunday in May? This Mother's Day, we [...]

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