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Macworld
Senate proposal to require encryption workarounds may be deadSince mid-April, more than 70,000 people have opposed the draft bill by signing
Senate proposal to require encryption workarounds may be dead
Macworld / Posted 6 hours ago
Since mid-April, more than 70,000 people have opposed the draft bill by signing a petition from progressive activist group CREDO Action. Amazon Shop buttons are programmatically attached to all reviews, regardless of products' final review scores.... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Corporate Funds Pledged For Republican Convention Under Firemaking decisions to align their brand with Trump's racist and sexist campaign,"
Corporate Funds Pledged For Republican Convention Under Fire
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
making decisions to align their brand with Trump's racist and sexist campaign," said Murshad Zaheed, political director of Credo Action. "They can't have it both ways." The contributions were for Cleveland's nonprofit host committee, not the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Corporate Funds Pledged For Republican Convention Under Firemaking decisions to align their brand with Trump's racist and sexist campaign,"
Corporate Funds Pledged For Republican Convention Under Fire
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
making decisions to align their brand with Trump's racist and sexist campaign," said Murshad Zaheed, political director of Credo Action. "They can't have it both ways." The contributions were for Cleveland's nonprofit host committee, not the... Read more
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Acton Commentary
The 'Good Food Now!' Olive Garden CrusadeUnitarian Universalist Service Committee, Green America and the Animal Welfare
The 'Good Food Now!' Olive Garden Crusade
Acton Commentary / Posted 8 days ago
Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, Green America and the Animal Welfare Institute. Key petition supporters include CREDO Action, Sum of Us, Food Democracy Now!, the Center for Science in the Public Interest, the Organic Consumers... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Kansas prosecutor looking into election official's conductsent Allied Progress. This month, more than 116,000 people have signed an onli
Kansas prosecutor looking into election official's conduct
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 17 days ago
sent Allied Progress. This month, more than 116,000 people have signed an online petition from progressive advocacy group CREDO Action urging the inspector general to investigate what it calls voter suppression at a federal government agency... Read more
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Fortune
Facebook Confirms it Will Sponsor Trump-led RNCin the convention will include sponsoring a lounge. At the 2012 RNC, Facebook s
Facebook Confirms it Will Sponsor Trump-led RNC
Fortune / Posted 20 days ago
in the convention will include sponsoring a lounge. At the 2012 RNC, Facebook sponsored “photo spots” for attendees. CREDO Action, which is associated with the wireless provider CREDO Mobile, has gathered more than 65,000 signatures for a... Read more
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The Verge
Facebook to move forward with GOP convention plans despite Trump protestsand in elections around the world,” Erin Egan, Facebook’s vice president of pub
Facebook to move forward with GOP convention plans despite Trump protests
The Verge / Posted 20 days ago
and in elections around the world,” Erin Egan, Facebook’s vice president of public policy, said in a statement to Recode. CREDO Action is the activist group that's been urging Google and others to bail on the GOP's big event. But it's not hard to... Read more
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Mashable
Facebook doubles down on political ambitions with sponsorship of both major conventionsView headquarters last week to protest its decision to livestream the Republica
Facebook doubles down on political ambitions with sponsorship of both major conventions
Mashable / Posted 21 days ago
View headquarters last week to protest its decision to livestream the Republican convention. On Thursday, the group CREDO Action ran Facebook ads targeting some 10,000 Google employees. Murshed Zaheed, the group's political director, said... Read more
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The Hill
Activists target Google employees over GOP convention plansemployees in their campaign to force the company to end a partnership with this
Activists target Google employees over GOP convention plans
The Hill / Posted 22 days ago
employees in their campaign to force the company to end a partnership with this year's Republican National Convention. Credo Action said it would direct Facebook ads at “more than 10,000” Google employees in California and Washington, D.C. The... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Petition urges investigation into US election agencysuppression at a federal government agency entrusted with making voting more ac
Petition urges investigation into US election agency
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 23 days ago
suppression at a federal government agency entrusted with making voting more accessible. The progressive advocacy group CREDO Action said it planned to deliver petition signatures Wednesday to the U.S. Election Assistance Commission's Inspector... Read more
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The Hill
Tech flight from Cleveland, Trump fails to materializeXerox said in a statement. The groups leading the effort to boycott the conven
Tech flight from Cleveland, Trump fails to materialize
The Hill / Posted 23 days ago
Xerox said in a statement. The groups leading the effort to boycott the convention over Trump — ColorOfChange, Credo Action and many others — have claimed mixed success after gathering hundreds of thousands of signatures urging major... Read more
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The Verge
Google will livestream the Republican convention, despite anti-Trump protestsout a position on any candidate or party in the 2016 presidential race, but civ
Google will livestream the Republican convention, despite anti-Trump protests
The Verge / Posted 28 days ago
out a position on any candidate or party in the 2016 presidential race, but civil rights groups behind the protest, like CREDO Action and Color of Change, say any sponsorship would help "legitimize and normalize" Trump's divisive rhetoric. The... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Google hit with ‘Dump Trump’ petition over live-streaming of GOP conventionthat major brands like Google don’t align with Trump’s racism, xenophobia and m
Google hit with ‘Dump Trump’ petition over live-streaming of GOP convention
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
that major brands like Google don’t align with Trump’s racism, xenophobia and misogyny,” said Heidi Hess, with the group CREDO Action, who helped deliver the petition Thursday. Microsoft and Walmart, like Google, did not respond Thursday to... Read more
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The Hill
Activists to give Google petition against RNC sponsorshipProgressive groups like ColorOfChange, Credo Action and Free Press Action Fund
Activists to give Google petition against RNC sponsorship
The Hill / Posted a month ago
Progressive groups like ColorOfChange, Credo Action and Free Press Action Fund have been pressuring American corporations not to donate to a Republican convention boosting Trump. The groups will fly a plane over Google’s Mountain View, Calif. campus... Read more
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Wilson County News
President Obama's Reversal on Offshore Drilling Hurts United Statesgroups celebrated. Oceana noted that the decision "is a cause for tremendous op
President Obama's Reversal on Offshore Drilling Hurts United States
Wilson County News / Posted 1 months ago
groups celebrated. Oceana noted that the decision "is a cause for tremendous optimism." A climate campaign director for CREDO Action claimed that the president "has spared the people of the Atlantic coast from another oil catastrophe." Such... Read more
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Breitbart
Meet Sanders’ Secret Organizing Weapon Who Worked to Defeat the Tea Partyits business to petition for progressive change, both through donations to prog
Meet Sanders’ Secret Organizing Weapon Who Worked to Defeat the Tea Party
Breitbart / Posted 1 months ago
its business to petition for progressive change, both through donations to progressive groups and via its activist arm, CREDO Action. Credo Mobile and its parent, Working Assets, have boasted of raising more than $80 million for scores of... Read more

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