The Source • Fall 2012 • Issue 117

Check out the latest issue of BCAction’s newsletter, The Source. In this issue: a message from our executive director Karuna Jaggar on what we need from our government to address and end the breast cancer epidemic; ecologist Sandra Steingraber on the cancer risks associated with fracking and why we must ban it; an update on this year’s Think Before You Pink campaign; and more. Want The Source delivered to your inbox four times a year? Sign up here

From the Executive Director: What We Need From Our Government On Breast Cancer

By Karuna Jaggar, Executive Director The presidential election is days away and the stakes couldn’t be higher on a range of critical issues, including women’s health. No matter who is elected next week, Breast Cancer Action will continue to demand that our elected officials at… Read More

Why Fracking Must Be Banned

Editor’s note: Sandra Steingraber is an acclaimed ecologist and author who explores the links between human rights and the environment, with a focus on chemical contamination. Sandra is actively working to ban hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, across the United States, with a focus in New York… Read More

It’s an Epidemic, Stupid! Campaign

By Angela Wall, Communications Manager Thank you to all of you who have taken action on this year’s Think Before You Pink® campaign, “It’s an Epidemic, Stupid!” This year’s campaign calls for our government to step up to its unique role and essential responsibility to… Read More