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CCHR PROVIDES NURSING STUDENTS WITH VITAL INFORMATION

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEETHURSDAY, MAY 3, 2018

Citizens Commission on Human Rights Nashville set up a booth at the National Student Nurses Association convention to brief nursing students and encourage them to report human rights abuses in the field of mental health.

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NO DRUGS, NO MAFIA IS THE BATTLE CRY IN SOUTHEASTERN ITALY

BITONTO, ITALYWEDNESDAY, MAY 2, 2018

When gang warfare erupted in Southeastern Italy and an innocent woman died, the town pulled together to end drug trafficking and drug abuse. The death of Anna Rosa Tarantino, 84, killed December 30, 2017, in a shootout between competing drug mobs in the town of Bitonto, Italy, inspired a movement.

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AT D.C. SUMMIT, YOUTH FOCUS ON ENDING HUMAN TRAFFICKING

WASHINGTON, D.C.WEDNESDAY, MAY 2, 2018

Young human rights advocates attend the first Youth for Human Rights (YHRI) North American Regional Summit in Washington, D.C., organized by the Church of Scientology National Affairs Office and the 2018 YHRI World Educational Tour.

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BRINGING THE TRUTH ABOUT DRUGS TO NEW MEXICO DRUG TAKE-BACK EVENT

ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICOTUESDAY, MAY 1, 2018

Foundation for a Drug-Free World joins forces with the New Mexico National Guard Joint Counterdrug Task Force to educate youth and adults about illicit drug use.

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44-DAY RUN THROUGH HUNGARY IN THE NAME OF A DRUG-FREE COUNTRY

BUDAPEST, HUNGARYFRIDAY, APRIL 27, 2018

17th annual Marathon for a Drug-Free Hungary races throughout the country to reach youth with the truth about drugs. The Drug-Free Hungary Marathon is not only the largest sports-related drug prevention campaign in Hungary, it is one of the largest in Europe.

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VOLUNTEER MINISTERS REACH OUT WITH UNCONDITIONAL HELP

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIATHURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2018

Scientology Churches extend help at their bright yellow Volunteer Minister tents Volunteer Ministers of Scientology Churches in cities around the world set up their bright yellow tents each week to help.

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CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY IN SAN JOSÉ COMES TO THE EARTH DAY PARTY

SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIATUESDAY, APRIL 24, 2018

Members of the Church of Scientology in San Jose celebrated Earth Day by joining the City of San Jose in their Annual Great American Litter Pickup.

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PROTECTING THE NEXT GENERATION FROM DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

PORTO, PORTUGALTUESDAY, APRIL 24, 2018

Claudia Fernandes is taking a stand against domestic violence in Porto, Portugal. More than 450 women have been killed in Portugal through domestic violence over the past 12 years.

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BRINGING THE TRUTH ABOUT DRUGS TO THE COMMONWEALTH GAMES

GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIAMONDAY, APRIL 23, 2018

Drug-Free World volunteers representing a broad array of local nonprofits brought drug prevention to the Commonwealth Games to create an impact on Australia’s drug abuse crisis.

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CCHR DEMANDS THAT WPA CONGRESS PUT AN END TO PSYCHIATRIC ABUSE

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIAMONDAY, APRIL 16, 2018

Irate demonstrators converged on the World Psychiatric Association Congress in Melbourne to protest psychiatric abuse.

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YOUTH AND DIGNITARIES WELCOME HUMAN RIGHTS WORLD TOUR TO INDIA

NEW DELHI, INDIAMONDAY, APRIL 16, 2018

15th annual Youth for Human Rights World Tour hosts the 6th annual South Asia Summit in New Delhi.

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LEARNING HOW TO TALK TO PEOPLE ABOUT DRUGS

BRUSSELS, BELGIUMSUNDAY, APRIL 15, 2018

Those attending the World Health Day Open House at the Brussels branch of the Churches of Scientology for Europe learned how simple it is to reach out to young people with the truth about drugs.

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BRINGING THE TRUTH ABOUT DRUGS TO THE FRANK SHORTER 5K RACE4 KIDS’ HEALTH

BROOMFIELD, COLORADOSATURDAY, APRIL 14, 2018

Foundation for a Drug-Free World reached out to kids, parents and community leaders with vital information that can make all the difference in light of the overdose epidemic that continues to plague Colorado.

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HELPING SECURE A HUMANE FUTURE IN THE GAMBIA

BANJUL, THE GAMBIATHURSDAY, APRIL 12, 2018

15th Annual Youth for Human Rights World Tour travels to The Gambia to support the reforms of the government and encourage broad implementation of human rights education.

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CCHR EXHIBIT: EXPERTS EXPOSE PSYCHIATRIC ABUSE IN ROME

ROME, ITALYMONDAY, APRIL 9, 2018

Italian human rights group calls for an end to coercive psychiatry and to the use of physical or chemical restraints, particularly on children.

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THIS IS NOT THE MARIJUANA THEY SMOKED AT WOODSTOCK

PASADENA, CALIFORNIAMONDAY, APRIL 9, 2018

This is the wrong time for complacency, warned a drug abuse prevention program at the Church of Scientology Pasadena, held to educate parents and community groups on new dangers from an old drug.

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A RACE AGAINST DRUG ABUSE IN TAIWAN

KAOHSIUNG, TAIWANSATURDAY, APRIL 7, 2018

Volunteers from the Church of Scientology Taiwan team up with Lions Clubs International and the Kaohsiung Education Bureau to raise awareness of the dangers of drugs.

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EXTENDING A WARM WELCOME AT THE BRIGHT YELLOW TENT

ANTWERP, BELGIUMSATURDAY, APRIL 7, 2018

On a brisk Saturday afternoon, a few blocks from Antwerp’s famous train station, those visiting the Scientology Volunteer Ministers tent came to understand why the group’s motto is “Something can be done about it.

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A WARM WELCOME BACK TO HOUSTON TO THE SCIENTOLOGY VOLUNTEER MINISTERS

HOUSTON, TEXASFRIDAY, APRIL 6, 2018

Ceremony acknowledges Scientology Volunteer Ministers from across the country who responded to the region in its time of need. Hundreds of VMs converged on Houston last summer to help families recover from Hurricane Harvey.

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DRUG-FREE WORLD: A VALUABLE ASSET TO COMMUNITY LEADERS

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIATHURSDAY, APRIL 5, 2018

Why do so many educators, school resource officers, parents and community and religious leaders rely on the Foundation for a Drug-Free World? Here are just a few of the reasons, taken from thousands of emails that pour in through the Drug-Free World website.

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