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Call to Action: Sexual Health Lobby Day

The event held at the Massachusetts State House in Boston on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 includes a sexual health fair, speakers who will share their stories of activism, “Lobbying 101” – workshop on activism, and a chance to meet with legislators. 514 more words

Women

Things aren't Going Well for Trudeau

It doesn’t take a PHD to see that things aren’t going well for Prime Minister Trudeau and the Liberal Party, who are looking more suspicious as the weeks go by. 628 more words

Real Life

A PRESIDENT SPEAKS

As the transfer approaches from a president who has graced the White House to one who is getting there by the basest of means, it is the time to remember, and celebrate, the former’s final… 800 more words

America

The Nasty World of Lobbying

By Zachary Blevins

Lobbying is a dirty word; it’s a profession made up of unethical, immoral, greedy, manipulative, power-hungry people that only works for their own interests and not on behalf of the common good. 555 more words

Draining the Swamp

By Logan Kentner

One of Donald Trump’s key phrases that he coined during his campaign was “drain the swamp.”  Although there are several different parts, one of the main issues in the so- called swamp is the lobby.  246 more words

What We Friends Can Do: Part 2

Across the country, nonprofit sector leaders from many different areas (conservation. child welfare, health care, arts, education, etc.) are working overtime to make sure that all nonprofit board members everywhere understand that advocacy is an important strategy for achieving their mission. 772 more words

Advocacy

A timely new read: "Selling Apartheid - South Africa's Global Propaganda War"

I ordered this through the University of Chicago at the African Studies Association meeting in Washington last month– newly published in the U.K. and released in 2015 in South Africa:

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