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This is What the #CancerResistance Looks Like

As activists across the country are calling for justice and demanding change, Breast Cancer Action is leading the #CancerResistance. With your support, we’re fighting the cancer industry—the interconnected web of corporations that profit from and contribute to the disease... Read more
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Heartfelt Gratitude

We wanted to take a moment and say thanks. Thank you for being a part of our fierce, passionate, and committed activist community. Thank you for all the big and small ways you help us work to achieve health justice for all women at risk of and living with breast cancer. Read more
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The Fight’s Not Over on Right to Try!

We know a vote is coming on “Right to Try.” It’s the only bill President Trump mentioned by name in his first State of the Union. And even though other issues may be in the headlines right now, things move quickly and we know how important it is that this bill doesn’t... Read more
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Gov. Brown’s Last Chance to Protect the Health of Women

We're proud to join over 750 environmental, labor, health and social justice groups to launch a campaign calling on Governor Jerry Brown to phase out dirty fossil fuels and stop all new oil and gas infrastructure in California. The campaign is called "Brown's Last Chance." Read more
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From the Executive Director: Cancer Didn’t Make Me Wiser—Just More Committed

In March, I came back to work after being out on medical leave for cancer treatment. I am returning with a renewed commitment to the work and mission of Breast Cancer Action. And I'm more inspired than ever by the dedicated and passionate people who combine their talents,... Read more
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Spotlight: Our Amazing 3rd Party Fundraisers

We’re incredibly grateful to have so many people all across the country who raise money in their communities for our work each and every month. We call them our 3rd Party Fundraisers, and they’re amazing. Read more
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At-Home Breast Cancer Test Nothing to Celebrate

This represents a step backward. The FDA has given the green light to 23andMe to provide less information than existing tests, and in doing so it has put corporate enrichment above public health Read more
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Welcome New Board Member: Amy Cho

Amy was drawn to Breast Cancer Action's strong mission to uproot breast cancer at the systemic level. She was inspired to see firsthand how the organization powered by its dedicated staff and board support the community and each other by providing practical education, thoughtful... Read more
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Our Free Webinar: Right to Try vs. False Hope

Learn more about what the passage of federal legislation could mean for patient safety, the FDA’s authority to regulate drugs in development, and how it all affects you. Read more
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Special Thanks: Spring 2018

We could not do this work without the support of so many members and volunteers. Thank you to our Board of Directors for bringing our first (and incredibly yummy) group lunch and beautiful flowers to our new office! Thank you to Stephanie McBride for all her help in the office... Read more
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