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03/26/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
Change.org’s founder Ben Rattray is proud to be a member and advisor to The B Team. You can find out more about the work social businesses like Change.org do on their March 30th event covering the Future of Leadership. [ Ow.ly Link ] #BornB

A Live Conversation with The B Team on The Future of Leadership - The B...

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03/25/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
Daniel Jimenez’s father died because he didn’t have access to affordable healthcare. Harold Jacobs can’t sleep at night, worried that the same fate may befall his wife. “We are human, we’re not just a number,” Jacobs said. Read more about people just like you who are raising their voices about how new healthcare changes will affect them and what we can all do to empower ourselves on Medium: [...
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The Changing Face of Healthcare Under Trump – The Fifth Estate

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03/24/2017 at 22:05. Facebook
Yadira Arroyo served as an EMT with the New York City Fire Department (FDNY) for 14 years, but was killed in the line of duty. Yesterday, hundreds attended her wake and tomorrow her funeral will be held in the Bronx. Read more about how people are honoring her in our latest blog post. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Honoring the fallen: Yadira Arroyo – The Fifth Estate

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03/24/2017 at 21:32. Facebook
Petition starter Jonathan Estabrooks produced this video in conjunction with @ArtistsForTheArts to help #SaveTheNEA. You can check out their video and sign the petition: [ Ow.ly Link ]
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03/24/2017 at 00:35. Facebook
While the American Health Care Act is being revised, consider adding your name to a growing movement of constituents who are voicing their opinions on the changing face of health care: [ Ow.ly Link ]

America: Make your voices heard on health care

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03/22/2017 at 19:01. Facebook
Nira was happy when her petition garnered the support of 5,000 signers, but “ecstatic” when it attracted 20,000 additional signs only two weeks later. This past weekend, it attracted the attention of Representative Carolyn Maloney, and earlier this week, Nira’s hard work was noticed by Teen Vogue:

“[Fearless Girl’s] extended stay is, in part, due to Nira Desai’s petition to make this symbol...
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This Woman Wants an International Women's Day Statue to Stay Forever

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03/21/2017 at 23:31. Facebook
Today is World Down Syndrome Day so we wanted to share the incredible story of Sara Wolff, who in 2014 championed the passage of the ABLE Act in Congress, legislation that helps people with disabilities save money for their futures. Watch this video about Sara and her campaign on Change.org.
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03/21/2017 at 21:00. Facebook
Change.org interviewed psychiatrist Dr. John Gartner about President Donald J. Trump’s mental health, and the petition he started surrounding a potential diagnosis: [ Ow.ly Link ] via Medium

An Interview with Dr. John Gartner: “We Have a Duty to Warn the World...

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To save the National Endowment for the Arts and theNational Endowment for the Humanities, petition starter Jonathan Estabrooks is asking supporters to join him in a Thunderclap to send a powerful message to Congress that crucial funding for the arts must be protected. [ Ow.ly Link ]

One Song to #SavetheNEA

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The NYC Subway is among the busiest in the world, but can be a challenge for pregnant riders or passengers with kids. That’s why moms and parents are asking for a “Pregnancy and Family Representative” to join the subway’s Accessibility Board: [ Ow.ly Link ]

Urge the NYC MTA to add a Pregnancy and Family Representative to their...

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Jaha's Promise — a documentary film about the woman advocating for present and past victims of female genital mutilation, or FGM — was released this week. You can watch the trailer and sign her petition to keep up the fight. [ Ow.ly Link ]
Amazon.com has taken some initial steps to address the problem of packaging waste, but Frances thinks the company has far more work to do in order to reduce their negative impact on the environment. If you’d like to see Amazon scale back on their packaging, you can sign France’s petition: [ Ow.ly Link ]

Tell Amazon it's time to adopt "waste-free" packaging - Change.org

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Three months ago, Dr. Hamza Al Khatib escaped the violence of Aleppo with his family. Today, he reflects on a conflict that has now been raging for over six years, and his campaign to #SaveAleppo. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Syria, 6 years on – Are you still watching?

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Rachel Maddow just revealed Trump’s 2005 tax return on national news tonight. Sign here to join over 280,000 supporters who want ALL of the President’s taxes revealed: [ Ow.ly Link ]

We want to see Trump's tax returns.

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As a replacement for the Affordable Care Act makes its way through Congress, Daniel’s petition calls for the removal of healthcare subsidies for congressional representatives and their families. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Remove health-care subsidies for Members of Congress and their families...

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Juilliard-trained baritone Jonathan Estabrooks believes deeply in the importance of arts education in America. That’s why he’s petitioning to keep the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities alive. [ Ow.ly Link ]

With ‘A Little Help From My Friends’ Jonathan Estabrooks Tries to Save...

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Albertsons, the nation’s second largest grocery retailer, says it’s “working towards zero waste,” yet does not shelf produce of certain sizes, shapes, and colors. If you support creating less waste and would like to see “ugly produce” carried in stores, you can add your signature to this petition to join Jordan in asking Albertsons, “Where the fork is your ugly produce?” [ Ow.ly Link ]

Where the fork is your ugly produce, Albertsons? - Change.org

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“While the addition of one Canadian woman to the front of our bills doesn’t mean gender equality on our notes, this is a significant step forward and I’m hopeful that another female historical figure will be added soon.” — Petition starter Merna Foster on the addition of activist and businesswoman Viola Desmond to Canada’s $10 bill, to enter circulation in 2018. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Viola Desmond Bumps John A. Macdonald From $10 Bill

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“These journalists were arrested simply by virtue of their presence covering the protests. They were not participants in the demonstrations and clearly identified themselves as members of the press to police.”
Six of the journalists who faced charges of felony rioting have had their charges dropped, but one independent journalist still awaits a trial. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Drop felony charges against journalists who covered Inauguration Day...

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Daniel wants members of Congress to better relate to the struggles of ordinary Americans in the face of upcoming healthcare changes — so he’s calling on them to revoke their own healthcare subsidies and experience the costs everyday Americans pay to stay healthy. You can add your name to be one of over 270,0000 people supporting Daniel’s petition: [ Ow.ly Link ]

Remove health-care subsidies for Members of Congress and their families

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