Bridget (2)

“The Pink, Festive Atmosphere of Breast Cancer Walks Is an Assault to All that I’ve Lost”

Bridget (2) The almost festive atmosphere, pink for miles, and warrior mindset is in some ways upsetting to me as it reminds me of all that has changed,... Read more
Posted in BCA Action Alerts
Valerie Deering photo2

“I Lost My Career, Home, Hair and Hope—But You Won’t See That Reality at a Komen Walk”

Valerie Deering photo2 It’s important to feel the sense of community that these walks create, but unfortunately, many of us don't question where the money is... Read more
Posted in BCA Action Alerts
tb4up-sticker

Free Webinar: A Closer Look at Breast Cancer Walks

tb4up-sticker Join us to learn more about the politics of breast cancer walks and runs and how we can demand accountability and transparency in breast... Read more
Posted in BCA Events, BCA News, E-Alerts
300pxEDITEDmomandme_MakingStrides

Why I Stopped Walking for Breast Cancer

300pxEDITEDmomandme_MakingStrides "The dying are not welcome at The Walk when you are trying to sell a cure they’ll never see." Read more
Posted in BCA Action Alerts
Questions to Ask Before You Walk

4 Questions to Ask Before You Walk for Breast Cancer

Questions to Ask Before You Walk In a few weeks, breast cancer industry giants like Komen and Avon will kick off their annual breast cancer walks and runs. But before you... Read more
Posted in BCA Action Alerts
Questions to Ask Before You Walk

Breast Cancer Action Urges Women to Ask Questions Before They Participate in Breast Cancer Walks and Runs

Questions to Ask Before You Walk Breast Cancer Action (BCAction), the watchdog for the breast cancer movement, encourages would-be participants or donors of large-scale... Read more
Posted in Press Releases
TakeAction 2015

Tell Congress to Put Public Health First in TSCA Reform

TakeAction 2015 After 40 years of inaction, Congress is almost done updating our broken federal chemical regulations. Read more
Posted in BCA Action Alerts, BCA News, E-Alerts
Don't Frack With Our Health Logo

March with Us to Ban Fracking Nationwide

Don't Frack With Our Health Logo In just a few months, thousands of people will flood the streets of Philadelphia to demand a break with fracking and other toxic processes... Read more
Posted in BCA Action Alerts
Peggy Orenstein JoAnn Loulan small

Big Thank You to Member JoAnn Loulan

Peggy Orenstein JoAnn Loulan small Luncheon host JoAnn Loulan (right) and guest panelist, author Peggy Orenstein. Last week, BCAction member JoAnn Loulan, hosted the 12th... Read more
Posted in BCA Action Alerts
thank you 2015

Special Thanks: Spring 2016

thank you 2015 We could not do this work without the support of so many members and volunteers. Thank you to Sandra Steingraber for your thought... Read more
Posted in BCA Action Alerts