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Unfriendly Skies

Here’s a quick roundup of your rights concerning flight delays, cancellations, and what to do if the airline loses your bag. If the company fails to respond promptly, file a complaint with the DOT at http://www.dot.gov/airconsumer/file-consumer-complaint

Resource | Public Health

Change the Market - Support Antibiotic-free Restaurants

These California restaurants have taken action to transition away from serving meat raised with antibiotics. The more antibiotics are overused, such as in the production of meat, the more bacteria become resistant to the drugs.

Restaurant commitments to using meat raised without antibiotics will help ensure that we preserve these drugs for generations to come.

CALPIRG Security Freeze and Identity Theft Tips

To prevent "new account" identity theft, CALPIRG Education Fund recommends that consumers enact a security freeze on all three credit reports. 

Protect Yourself Against New Account ID Theft

The first defense against any kind of identity theft is to be vigilant about protecting your personal information by taking steps like creating secure passwords, installing anti-virus and anti-malware software, and shredding personal documents. However, if and when someone does steal enough of your information to commit any form of identity theft there is really only one type of identity theft that you can stop before it happens: New account identity theft, where someone opens a new account in your name.

Resource | Public Health, Food

50+ Organizations Letter to In-N-Out Burgers CEO Lynsi Snyder

As a significant purchaser of meat, we believe that In-N-Out has a major opportunity and responsibility to address this growing public health threat. Our groups call on In-N-Out to make commitments on antibiotic stewardship.

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