Introducing our new VP & Chief Operating Officer: Jose Dominguez

Washington, Dec. 9 -- We're excited to announce that Josee Domiinguez, director of development partnerships for the mid-Atlantic at the League of Conservation Voters and fellowship coach at the Obama ... Read More

New Mayo Clinic studies to be presented at American Society of Hematology meeting

ORLANDO, Dec. 8 -- Mayo Clinic researchers will present findings at the American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting Dec. 7-10 in Orlando. New Mayo Clinic studies to be presented include: DNA analy... Read More

Iraq: Testimonies emerge of coordinated attacks which killed at least 20 protesters

Washington, Dec. 7 -- Amnesty International has gathered detailed eyewitness testimony of the coordinated attack by unidentified gunmen in Baghdad last night, which claimed at least 20 lives and left ... Read More

Ukraine: First Nationwide Poll Since Election Shows Optimism, Continued Commitment to Democracy

Ukraine, Dec. 6 -- The first International Republican Institute (IRI) nationwide municipal survey in Ukraine since the 2019 parliamentary elections reveals continued enthusiasm for democratic particip... Read More

Tulsas Troubling Past is Not Far Removed from Its Present

Washington, Dec. 5 -- ACLU Deputy Legal Director and Director of the Trone Center for Justice and Equality The Tulsa massacre of 1921 may have become known to many Americans because of a fictional HB... Read More

Athens Scientist Appears in New Documentary on Animal Testing

Athens, Dec. 5 -- Questioning animal experimentation is "very taboo," says University of Georgia graduate Emily Trunnell, who has a Ph.D. in neuroscience and is a research associate for PETA's Laborat... Read More

Environmental Coalition Slams Pro-Monopoly PURPA Rewrite in Comments

Washington, Dec. 4 -- A wide ranging environmental coalition filed comments late yesterday against the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) proposed rule to roll back essential elements of th... Read More

2019 Maryland School Report Card Provides Fresh Insights on School Improvement and Student Success

BALTIMORE, Dec. 3 -- The 2019 Maryland School Report Card, released today, provides an enhanced and comprehensive picture of school and school system performance, with new indicators about achievement... Read More

On Giving Tuesday, Americans Called to Give their Time and Treasure

WASHINGTON, Dec. 2 -- Dec. 3 is Giving Tuesday, a global movement to unleash the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world. It was created in 2012 as a simple idea... Read More

Pakistan: End crackdown on student protests

Washington, Dec. 1 -- The Pakistani authorities must immediately end their crackdown on peaceful student protests, Amnesty International said today. The human rights organization's call came after th... Read More