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Reflecting on Martin Luther King Jr.’s Sociopolitical Impact

You could fit what I know about the south into a thimble. It was, for my father and then me, a place where we would not voluntarily go. Yet here I was in Memphis for the second time in six months on April 4, 2018.

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Military Invests in Building Healthy Habits Early
May 10, 2018

In many minds, military service is linked with exercise, and being in great shape. The movies show us people in uniform running, carrying heavy equipment and doing endless push-ups. Boot camp is known for drills, running and obstacle courses. Military service requires a level of physical fitness that most young people in America do not have. Less than ten percent of American teenagers get the recommended amount of physical activity each day, and nearly one in five children are obese. This has military leaders worried.

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Dining Out Smarter with New Menu Labeling Rules
May 10, 2018

In 2011, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) first proposed national menu labeling rules, which would require that chain restaurants and other food retailers provide calorie counts and other nutrition information to their customers. Today, seven years later, those rules finally take effect.

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Arizona-Grown Fruit and Vegetable Incentive Bill Sent to Governor for Signing

Breaking news out of Arizona: the SNAP fruit and vegetable match appropriation bill (SB1245), also known as the Let’s Grow Arizona campaign, is on its way to Governor Ducey for signing! 

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The Sierra Club is looking for an Associate Director for the Sierra Club Outdoors Campaign!

Do you live in Washington, DC or Oakland, CA and are looking for a job? The Sierra Club is hiring for an Associate Director for their Sierra Club Outdoors campaign to help oversee the implementation of their work to ensure access to the outdoors for all.

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The National Complete Streets Coalition is Hiring!
April 26, 2018

The National Complete Streets Coalition, a program of Smart Growth America, seeks a motivated self-starter to coordinate member involvement and activities as a full-time Program Associate.

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