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As Exodus International Shuts Down, New Documentary by Lisa Ling “God and Gays” Documents ‘Gay Conversion Therapy’ Group’s Change of Heart

June 25, 2013
Thursday, 27 June 2013 -- With Exodus International ministries, the most prominent gay conversation therapy group, announcing plans to shut down last week, and the US Supreme Court scheduled to hand down a landmark set of decisions determining whether whether or not same-sex couples have an equal right to marry, this week, LGBT rights in this country are at a crossroad.

Community Groups Mobilize Against Sale of Tribune Co. Papers to the Koch Brothers at Pension Fund Meetings in MO and IL

June 19, 2013
Thursday, 20 June 2013 -- In the latest step to “Save the News” and stop the sale of the Tribune Company’s papers to the Koch Brothers, community groups from around the country are mobilizing at public pension fund meetings nationwide, urging the groups to submit public comments resolutions to their investment managers calling on them not to sell the papers, including the Chicago Tribune and Los Angeles Times, to the Koch Brothers.

Courage Campaign Highlights the Need for the LIFE Act in the Wake of the Tragic Santa Monica Shooting

June 12, 2013
Wednesday, 12 June 2013 -- Statement from Rick Jacobs, founder and chair of the California-based CourageCampaign.org on the tragic Santa Monica shooting and the need for the LIFE Act, a package of California legislation that would provide the smartest, safest gun laws in the nation:

Community Groups Mobilize at Pension Fund Meetings Nationwide Urging Funds to Oppose the Sale of Tribune Co. Papers to the Koch Brothers

June 12, 2013
Wednesday, 12 June 2013 -- In the latest step to “Save the News” and stop the sale of the Tribune Company’s papers to the Koch Brothers, community groups from around the country are mobilizing at public pension fund meetings nationwide, urging the groups to submit public comments resolutions to their investment managers calling on them not to sell the papers, including the Los Angeles Times, to the Koch Brothers.

As Obama Touts the Affordable Care Act in CA, Courage Campaign Demands Gov. Brown Stop Undermining the Law’s Implementation

June 6, 2013
Thursday, 06 June 2013 -- Courage Campaign Demands Gov. Brown Stop Undermining the Affordable Care Acts’s Implementation as Obama Visits the State

Military Rape Survivor on Capitol Hill to Urge Congress to Fix Broken Justice System; Gets Bipartisan Boost from Sen. Murkowski (R-AK)

June 3, 2013
Monday, 03 June 2013 -- Trina McDonald Delivers Nearly 200,000 Signatures on Demanding a Plan to End Military Sexual Assaults

CourageCampaign.org Applauds CA State Senate for Passing the LIFE Act’s 7 Bills to Reduce Gun Violence

May 29, 2013
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 -- CourageCampaign.org Applauds the State Senate Passage of the LIFE Act’s 7 Bills to Reduce Gun Violence in California

TMRW: Activists Rally at LA Times HQ in Effort to Save the News from the Koch Brothers

May 28, 2013
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 -- Activists from CourageCampaign.org, Common Cause, SEIU, and the AFL-CIO rally at LA Times Headquarters in an effort to save the news from the Koch Brothers.

Twitter Stands with Koch Brothers, Censors @NewsByTheKochs Parody Avatar

May 21, 2013
Tuesday, 21 May 2013 -- Twitter Stands with Koch Brothers, Censors @NewsByTheKochs Parody Avatar, CourageCampaign.org Fights Back with New Avatar - BANNED!

As Military Leaders Gather at the White House, Over 45k Urge Hagel to Support the STOP Act to Prevent Rape

May 16, 2013
Thursday, 16 May 2013 -- Over 45k Urge Hagel to Support the STOP Act to Prevent Rape As Military Leaders Gather at the White House

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