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Human Rights Award People’s Choice Contest Launches

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange News & Events on 15th February, 2012 | No Comments

Peoples-Choice-AwardTake part in the People’s Choice Awards, and help us honor the human rights heroes who are making a difference – whether they’re in your neighborhood or halfway around the world! Join us in shining a spotlight on those unsung heroes working for peace, justice, and sustainability. It’s easy.

Occupied Bahrain One Year After the Uprising

Posted by in Global Exchange News & Events, Stop Funding War, World News & Events on 15th February, 2012 | No Comments

Medea, Nabeel and others marching on the streets of Bahrain Feb 14, 2012Global Exchange Co-founder Medea Benjamin is in Bahrain right now. Here’s her latest on why it was clear that the government had called out all its forces to stop any protests.

Over 800,00 Say No to Keystone XL in 24 Hours

Posted by in End Dirty Energy, Featured, World News & Events on 15th February, 2012 | 1 Comment

6877618799_7c7c6d774b_zFriends, the response was rapid, fierce and overwhelming. When we joined the effort to gather 500,000 signatures in 24 hours, it seemed ambitious. Thanks to your help, representatives from the coalition delivered over 800,000 signatures directly to Senator Reid and Senator McConnell in DC.