Monthly Archives: April 2018


A Growing Problem for the Military Transgender Ban — Facts

A Growing Problem for the Military Transgender Ban — Facts By The Editorial Board The editorial board represents the opinions of the board, its editor and the publisher. It is separate from the newsroom and the Op-Ed section. April 29,…

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Maryland Legislative report from ACLU

This year, as with most, was a mixed bag for civil rights and civil liberties in Maryland, with both huge victories and disappointing losses.  Over the 90-day legislative session, the ACLU of Maryland gave testimony on over 200 bills and…

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Today’s Daily Action: Please consider attending important protest at EPA tomorrow.

Who: Moms Across America, Friends of the Earth, Center for Food Safety, Beyond Pesticides, Organic Consumers Association & possibly U.S. PIRG What: press conference/rally in front of EPA When: 11:30am on Monday 4/30 Where: EPA Headquarters 1200 Pennsylvania Ave NW…

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Daily Call to Action: Call to prohibit the cruel & outdated practice of testing cosmetics on animals!

HSUS: The Humane Cosmetics Act (HR 2790) would prohibit the cruel & outdated practice of testing cosmetics on animals! Ask your US Rep to cosponsor here: http://lil.ms/2kmb/3xoanb Animals in the U.S. continue to suffer and die in experiments to test…

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New Maryland animal welfare laws!

Tuesday, April 24 was a great day for dogs and cats in Maryland. Three important animal welfare bills became law – a bill allowing judges to prohibit future animal ownership of convicted animal abusers, the Beagle Bill requiring research institutions…

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Attention WISE members interested in Animal Welfare: PETA’s May Town Hall meeting

Much of the progress that we achieve with your generous support—from bringing relief to lonely, chained “backyard dogs” to stopping deadly experiments on animals—results from highly visible campaigns. But some of our most groundbreaking victories occur somewhere that few supporters…

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Today’s Daily Call to Action: Find out what you can do to help the good people of Cove Point help Maryland

[Above photo: Rallying outside the Maryland Department of the Environment to stop the permit for Dominion Energy’s compressor station in Charles County. M. Flowers] A big thanks to all who came out to protest at the Maryland Department of the…

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Today’s Daily Action: Mark your calendar to join the #NoMuslimBanEver rally TOMORROW at 8:30am

NO MUSLIM BAN EVER RALLY Wed., April 25, 8:30 a.m. Supreme Court of the U.S. 1 First Street NE Washington, DC 20543 RSVP Share this: On April 25, 2018, the Supreme Court will hear arguments in Hawaii v. Trump, and…

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Follow the Money: Interesting Analysis of Campaign Financing

Snapshot of Anne Arundel and District 33 Campaign Funds (Annual 2018 Filing,  additional update soon) Analysis of Campaign Finance

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Daily Action: Support three female candidates running for District 33!

Want a delegation that shares our values? It’s time to step up for 3 for 33! Three Delegate seats are open – three amazing women are running! Right now, the most important thing you can do to support them is to…

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