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Toxic Schools Are Killing the Children of Somerville, TX - That Is If Their Birthdefects or Cancer Don't Kill Them First

Posted: Jan 22, 2008 – 02:54 PM EST

Jan. 22 /CSRwire/ - NEW YORK, NY - January 22, 2008 - /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Imagine that you've lived in the quaint one-stoplight town of Somerville, Texas, population 1,700 your entire life. Imagine a town full of multi-generational families just northwest of Houston. Imagine...

The Allstate Foundation Launches ClicktoEmpower.com to Raise Funds for Domestic Violence Survivors

Posted: Jan 16, 2008 – 08:45 AM EST

With Each Click, $1 will be Donated to the Education and Job Training Assistance Fund with a Goal of $300,000

A Plea to Warren Buffett From the Residents of Somerville, Texas

Posted: Jan 15, 2008 – 05:58 PM EST

A town is dying

Online News Agency and Women's Opportunity Company Join Forces to Combat Domestic Violence

Posted: Jan 14, 2008 – 04:27 PM EST

Women's eNews Receives Second Grant from Mary Kay Inc. to Fund an Innovative Series of Reports on Domestic Violence

Christmas Day Campaign Uses Facebook.com to Activate Young People Into Action Against Extreme Poverty

Posted: Dec 20, 2007 – 06:29 AM EST

Dec. 20 /CSRwire/ - CHICAGO,IL - December 20, 2007 - /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - Launching on Christmas Day, the "Injustice Undone" campaign is a 10 day Facebook.com rally cry to help people who are living on less than one dollar a day. Bright Hope International...

Cities Examine Causes of Hunger, Homelessness

Posted: Dec 12, 2007 – 01:43 PM EST

Dec. 12 /CSRwire/ - The U.S. Conference of Mayors - Sodexho, Inc. Hunger and Homelessness Survey 2007 Annual Survey Results Announced in Washington, D.C. Monday, December 17, 2007 - 10:30 am WASHINGTON, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) and...

War on Greed Film Goes on Downtown D.C., Capitol Hill 'Walkabout' as Congress Debates Closing Tax Loopholes for the Super-rich vs. Tax Relief for the Middle Class

Posted: Dec 12, 2007 – 01:35 PM EST

Dec. 12 /CSRwire/ - ***SCHEDULE FOR WEDNESDAY morning, DEC. 12:*** 10:20 a.m. - start at Private Equity Council offices: 950 F Street, NW 11:30 a.m. - end at Carlyle Group headquarters: 1001 Pennsylvania Ave. NW WASHINGTON,Dec. 12/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SEIU will screen Brave New...

LIUNA Achieves Victory in Aggressive Effort on Behalf of Shareholders, Workers and Homeowners

Posted: Dec 11, 2007 – 09:30 AM EST

In Precedent-Setting Ruling, SEC Requires Beazer Homes to Place a LIUNA Proposal Seeking Full Disclosure of Its Mortgage and Housing Market Investments on its Proxy Statement for Shareholder Consideration

alonovo.com (tm) joins adbusters.org in support of Buy Nothing Day

Posted: Nov 23, 2007 – 11:30 AM EST

Nov. 23 /CSRwire/ - SCOTTSDALE, AZ – November 23, 2007 - alonovo.com(tm) announced that it will be officially participating in "Buy Nothing Day" on November 23, 2007. The day after the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday is traditionally marked by crowded malls and begins a...

Quantum Shift TV to Present at Investors Circle

Posted: Nov 09, 2007 – 10:42 AM EST

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