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Thank You For an Amazing Evening!

By The Breast Cancer Action Team Thanks to every one of you who supported or joined us for our 7th Annual Action Speaks Louder Than Pink – Food for Thought! It was a successful and powerful evening filled with community, activism and amazing food. We’re thrilled to share that... Read more
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Take Action! Tell the Original Pinkwasher to Stop the Betrayal!

By The Breast Cancer Action Team For 15 years we’ve been calling for accountability and transparency in breast cancer fundraising with our annual Think Before You Pink® campaign. Last week we launched Knot Our Pink Ribbon, targeting The Estée Lauder Companies for their role... Read more
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When Data Doesn’t Tell the Whole Story: Breast Cancer Death Rate Report

By Karuna Jaggar, Executive Director  Anyone who has ever been diagnosed with breast cancer or any other major health issue knows the strange feelings of being both part of and apart from the diagnosis. On one hand, it feels so uniquely personal and individual, an attack on... Read more
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Join Us in Putting a Knot in the Pink Ribbon!

On the 25th anniversary of the pink ribbon, we’re angry. Angry that too many women are diagnosed with and die from breast cancer. Angry that women of color and underserved communities are disproportionately burdened. Angry about the exploitation of the disease for profit. And... Read more
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Tell Swing Senators to Vote “NO” on Latest GOP Effort to Repeal the ACA

By Karuna Jaggar, Executive Director We’re right back where we were in July—people with pre-existing conditions, like breast cancer, are in danger of being charged more for healthcare. Millions are at risk of losing coverage and the most vulnerable with suffer. The New... Read more
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Think Before You BUY Pink

By Kira Jones, Communications Officer Corporations are making billions off of pink ribbon products each year. Too many pink ribbon promotions benefit corporations’ bottom lines far more than they help women living with and at risk of breast cancer. This is one reason we... Read more
Posted in E-Alerts

Tell Your Friends and Family, Don’t Pink For Me

If you want to push back on Pinktober and make sure money raised for breast cancer goes to meaningful change, ask your friends and family to donate to your “Don’t Pink For Me” fundraising page. Read more
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Get Ready for Pinktober

Breast Cancer Awareness Month (or as we call it, “Breast Cancer Industry Month”) is less than a month away. It's time to get ready. Here are 5 things you can do. Read more
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Have You Downloaded Our Free Toolkit Yet?

It's the last week of congressional recess and it's time to step up the grassroots pressure. Our free toolkit is a practical guide designed to equip you with the tools you need to take action and engage your elected officials about issues you care about.  Read more
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Oil and Fruit Don’t Mix! Sign the Petition Today!

Toxic’s still not tasty. But oil wastewater is still being used to grow our food. Last week’s webinar explained some of the health risks associated with oil wastewater use and offered some actions you could take to protect our food and our health. Now we’re back with one... Read more
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