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#GivingTuesday – Your Gift Will Be Matched!

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By Karuna Jaggar, Executive Director Today is #GivingTuesday, and thanks to some very generous members, every dollar you donate to Breast Cancer Action will be matched up to $20,000. Donate now to double the impact of your gift. 

Tomorrow is #GivingTuesday!

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By Karuna Jaggar, Executive Director Tomorrow is #GivingTuesday, and several our committed and generous members will match every dollar you donate to Breast Cancer Action up to $20,000. #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving back during the consumerism of the holiday season. We are a small organization and we raise a large portion of […]

Thank YOU for a Powerful Pinktober

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By Karuna Jaggar, Executive Director A lot has happened in the last week. If you haven’t read my take on the presidential election, you can do so here. We are going to need you more than ever, and I want to show you what you accomplished just last month because you stood up for what’s […]

5 DAYS LEFT to say “Toxic Isn’t Tasty”

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There are only 5 days left in Pinktober to tell Bee Sweet Citrus and Wonderful Citrus that “Toxic Isn’t Tasty.” Thousands of people have been calling on these citrus companies to stop pinkwashing and stop using oil wastewater to irrigate their citrus.

As a Young Person with Cancer, I Urge Bee Sweet and Wonderful to Stop Using Oil Wastewater to Irrigate their Citrus

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By Hannah Lyon, cervical cancer thriver, co-founder of CancerFam.org, BCAction California Cancer Fracktivist I’m just shy of 30, and I have advanced cervical cancer. Last year, I lost a 23-year-old friend to cancer. My friends are living with and dying from cancer as our generation stands up to protect our environment. Young adult cancer rates […]

Unappetizing New Report About Chemicals Used in Oil Operations

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By Alyssa Figueroa, Campaigns Coordinator While we’ve been calling on Bee Sweet Citrus and Wonderful Citrus to stop pinkwashing – using oil wastewater to irrigate their oranges while running pink ribbon promotions – a group of independent scientists has been taking a closer look at the chemicals used in the oil operations that supply this wastewater. And their […]

I Shouldn’t Have to Worry About Wonderful Halos®

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By Alma Busby-Williams, BCAction Community Leader for Change There are a lot of things I worry about daily. I am the parent of a 20-year-old black man, who attends college in Olympia, WA, where two unarmed young black men were recently shot by the police for stealing beer from Safeway. I am also the mother […]

Pinkwashers are feeling squeezed

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By Karuna Jaggar, Executive Director Your voices are being heard! You’ve been telling Bee Sweet Citrus and Wonderful Citrus to stop watering their citrus with oil wastewater, and they’ve been feeling your pressure!

Wonderful Citrus Writes Wonderfully Misleading Email to our Members, While Bee Sweet Citrus Blocks Them

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By Alyssa Figueroa, Campaigns Coordinator We’re just four days into “Toxic Isn’t Tasty,” our 2016 Think Before You Pink® campaign, and already our corporate targets are feeling the pressure. Since Tuesday, hundreds of you have sent letters to Wonderful Citrus and Bee Sweet Citrus demanding that they stop pinkwashing and stop watering our food with oil […]

Tell These Pinkwashers: “Toxic Isn’t Tasty!”

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Bee Sweet Citrus and Wonderful Citrus, the U.S.’s largest citrus grower and the company behind Halos® mandarins, are using leftover wastewater from oil corporations to irrigate their citrus—while also using pink ribbons to sell them.

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