Press Releases

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TODAY: Rev. Frank Schaefer and Dr. Paul Song to Speak at Press Conference on UMC Ruling

October 27, 2014
Monday, 27 October 2014 - Courage Campaign joins press conference as highest Methodist court refuses to defrock Rev. Schaefer again, signaling a more inclusive ministry to its LGBTQ community.

TODAY: Courage Campaign to Honor Legendary Guitarist Tom Morello and Rev. Frank Schaefer at Spirit of Courage Awards

October 1, 2014
Wednesday, 01 October 2014 -- Tom Morello to Perform Acoustic Set with Special Tributes from Miles Solay of Outernational, Anti-Flag, Wayne Kramer, and Boots Riley at Iconic House of Blues on Sunset Strip at Courage Campaign's Spirit of Courage Awards in Los Angeles

Courage Campaign Reacts As Gov. Brown (D-CA) Signs Landmark Gun Restraining Order Bill & Vetoes Restrictions on the Use of Drones

October 1, 2014
Wednesday, 01 October 2014 -- Statement from Dr. Paul Song, Executive Chairman of the California-based Courage Campaign on Governor Brown’s signing of AB 1014, a landmark gun law that allows families to file gun restraining orders and on his veto of AB 1327, legislation that would restrict the use of warrantless drone surveillance by California police:

TODAY: Protest Outside CarMax in Roseville Demands an End to the Sale of Unsafe, Recalled Cars to Consumers

September 30, 2014
Tuesday, 30 September 2014 -- Courage Campaign Joins Protest Outside CarMax in Roseville Demanding an End to the Sale of Unsafe, Recalled Cars to Consumers

Courage Campaign Applauds Governor Brown (D-CA) Signing SB1010

September 29, 2014
Monday, 29 September 2014 -- Statement from Dr. Paul Song, executive chairman of the California-based Courage Campaign on Gov. Jerry Brown signing SB1010.

Courage Campaign Demands CPUC President Step Down Over Improper Communications with PG&E

September 15, 2014
Monday, 15 September 2014 -- Courage Campaign Demands CPUC President Step Down Over Improper Communications with PG&E

Protests Across California to Demand Proposition 49 Back on the Ballot

August 21, 2014
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 -- Californians to Organize in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Sacramento for Prop 49

Walgreens Backs Down: Will Remain A US Company

August 7, 2014
Tuesday, 05 August 2014 -- Statement from Dr. Paul Song, executive chairman of the Courage Campaign on news that Walgreens will not move their corporate headquarters to Switzerland, remaining an American company.

Thousands Petition Walgreens to Remain an American Company; Outrage Over Plan to Dodge Billions in Taxes by Moving to Switzerland

July 30, 2014
Wednesday, 30 July 2014 -- Around the country, nearly 22,000 people have signed onto a new campaign by the California-based Courage Campaign after news broke that Walgreens -- the largest pharmacy chain in America -- is attempting to dodge billions of dollars in taxes by shifting its corporate address from Illinois to Switzerland, a notorious tax haven, while keeping the majority of its business and locations in the US.

Courage Campaign on Obama's EO: "Another Historic Milestone As We Create A More Just And Equal Workplace For All"

July 21, 2014
Monday, 21 June 2014 -- Statement from Dr. Paul Song, executive chairman of the Courage Campaign, on today’s executive order banning LGBT workplace discrimination for federal contractors.

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