'; } // return array of supporters (Supporter,Link), selected randomly function randomSupporters($limit = false) { $sql = "Select * from ActiveSupporters"; if ($limit) $sql .= " limit $num"; $result = mysql_query($sql); $res = array(); if ($result) { while ($row = mysql_fetch_assoc($result)) { $link = trim($row['Website'] != ''?$row['Website']: ($row['FacebookFollowing']?$row['Facebook']: ($row['TwitterFollowing']?$row['Twitter']: ($row['GooglePlusFollowing']?$row['GooglePlus']: ($row['OtherSocialMedia']?$row['OtherSocialMedia']:false) ) ) ) ); if ($link && strncasecmp($link,'http:',5)) $link = 'http://'.$link; $res[] = array('Supporter'=>$row['GroupName'],'Link'=>$link); } } return $res; } // return Weekly Audience Average function weeklyAudienceAverage() { $sql = "select * from BrochureGeneral where Dname='WeeklyAudienceAverage'"; $result = mysql_query($sql); $row = mysql_fetch_array($result); if ($row) return $row['DValue']; } ?> Public News Service Newscasts https://www.publicnewsservice.org/index.php Public News Service The Public News Service provides reporting on a wide range of social, community, and environmental issues for mainstream and alternative media. Public News Service info@publicnewsservice.org no Faith Leaders Marching in Solidarity with Immigrants Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-08-24/immigrant-issues/faith-leaders-marching-in-solidarity-with-immigrants/a63786-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-08-24/immigrant-issues/faith-leaders-marching-in-solidarity-with-immigrants/a63786-1 marching from Manchester to Dover to show solidarity with immigrants who are being rounded up and deported. The march began Wednesday at the Federal Building in Manchester and will conclude on Saturday outside the Stafford County Jail where immigrants facing deportation are held. ...(Read More)]]> Civil Rights Human Rights/Racial Justice Immigrant Peace Activists: Time 'Not Right' to Increase Nuclear-Arms Tension Mon, 07 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-08-07/civic-engagement/activists-time-not-right-to-increase-nuclear-arms-tension/a58875-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-08-07/civic-engagement/activists-time-not-right-to-increase-nuclear-arms-tension/a58875-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Civic Engagement Peace Trump Address: Is it Foreign Aid vs. Military Spending? Thu, 02 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-03-02/budget-policy-and-priorities/trump-address-is-it-foreign-aid-vs-military-spending/a56668-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-03-02/budget-policy-and-priorities/trump-address-is-it-foreign-aid-vs-military-spending/a56668-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Peace NH Peace Activists Urge Specific Proposals for Obama Visit to Hiroshima Fri, 13 May 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-05-13/peace/nh-peace-activists-urge-specific-proposals-for-obama-visit-to-hiroshima/a51891-2 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-05-13/peace/nh-peace-activists-urge-specific-proposals-for-obama-visit-to-hiroshima/a51891-2 (Read More)]]> Peace Actions Today: Manchester, Concord to Spotlight Tax Day Trade-offs Mon, 18 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-04-18/budget-policy-and-priorities/actions-today-manchester-concord-to-spotlight-tax-day-trade-offs/a51432-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-04-18/budget-policy-and-priorities/actions-today-manchester-concord-to-spotlight-tax-day-trade-offs/a51432-1 military spending military spending. Will Hopkins, executive director of New Hampshire Peace Action, says taxpayers in the state paid almost $2.5 billion to the Pentagon last year, and he argues that money could have done a whole lot more good being spent elsewhere. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Civic Engagement Peace More Presidential Candidates: NH Warned about Excessive Political Influence Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-04-16/peace/more-presidential-candidates-nh-warned-about-excessive-political-influence/a45779-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-04-16/peace/more-presidential-candidates-nh-warned-about-excessive-political-influence/a45779-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Campaign Finance Reform/Money in Pol Civic Engagement Peace Governing "Under the Influence" of Pentagon Contractors Tue, 07 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-04-07/budget-policy-and-priorities/governing-under-the-influence-of-pentagon-contractors/a45549-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-04-07/budget-policy-and-priorities/governing-under-the-influence-of-pentagon-contractors/a45549-1 Arms and Security Project at the Center for International Policy, says the military is already well provided for, even when it comes to fighting against some of the most active agents of international terrorism. ...(Read More)]]> Social Justice Peace Campaign Finance Reform/Money in Pol Budget Policy & Priorities Who Really Benefits from Higher Defense Spending? Wed, 01 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-08-01/budget-policy-and-priorities/who-really-benefits-from-higher-defense-spending/a27698-2 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-08-01/budget-policy-and-priorities/who-really-benefits-from-higher-defense-spending/a27698-2 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Campaign Finance Reform/Money in Pol Peace Economist: Threat of Iran War Hurting Economy, Raising Gas Prices Tue, 20 Mar 2012 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-03-20/peace/economist-threat-of-iran-war-hurting-economy-raising-gas-prices/a25437-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-03-20/peace/economist-threat-of-iran-war-hurting-economy-raising-gas-prices/a25437-1 (Read More)]]> Consumer Energy Policy Peace For NH Vets, Battle Continues at Home: NH Group Helps Tue, 20 Dec 2011 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2011-12-20/mental-health/for-nh-vets-battle-continues-at-home-nh-group-helps/a23893-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2011-12-20/mental-health/for-nh-vets-battle-continues-at-home-nh-group-helps/a23893-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Health Livable Wages/Working Families Mental Health Peace Net Neutrality and Occupy Wall Street – Making A Connection Tue, 08 Nov 2011 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2011-11-08/media-reform/net-neutrality-and-occupy-wall-street-making-a-connection/a23157-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2011-11-08/media-reform/net-neutrality-and-occupy-wall-street-making-a-connection/a23157-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Campaign Finance Reform/Money in Pol Civic Engagement Housing/Homelessness Hunger/Food/Nutrition Livable Wages/Working Families Media Reform Peace Poverty Social Justice Youth Can We “Win” in Afghanistan? Former State Dept Official Comes to NH Fri, 05 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2010-11-05/budget-policy-and-priorities/can-we-win-in-afghanistan-former-state-dept-official-comes-to-nh/a16832-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2010-11-05/budget-policy-and-priorities/can-we-win-in-afghanistan-former-state-dept-official-comes-to-nh/a16832-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Peace NH Citizens Head to DC for “One Nation” March on Washington Fri, 01 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2010-10-01/budget-policy-and-priorities/nh-citizens-head-to-dc-for-one-nation-march-on-washington/a16211-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2010-10-01/budget-policy-and-priorities/nh-citizens-head-to-dc-for-one-nation-march-on-washington/a16211-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Livable Wages/Working Families Peace Social Justice China Surpasses US on Clean Energy Finance & Investments Mon, 29 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2010-03-29/energy-policy/china-surpasses-us-on-clean-energy-finance-and-investments/a13238-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2010-03-29/energy-policy/china-surpasses-us-on-clean-energy-finance-and-investments/a13238-1 The Pew Charitable Trusts that looked at all of the G-20 members. Producing clean energy such as natural gas and solar and wind power means new jobs here in the U.S. ...(Read More)]]> Consumer Energy Policy Environment Environmental Justice Climate Change/Air Quality Peace Afghanistan Anniversary Cost Check: Eight Years = $228 Billion Fri, 09 Oct 2009 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2009-10-09/budget-policy-and-priorities/afghanistan-anniversary-cost-check-eight-years-228-billion/a10874-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2009-10-09/budget-policy-and-priorities/afghanistan-anniversary-cost-check-eight-years-228-billion/a10874-1 National Priorities Project (NPP), which analyzes federal budget data, reports the war has cost more than $228 billion, with New Hampshire taxpayers on the hook for over $900 million. Christopher Hellman, NPP's director of research, says such large numbers can be difficult to understand, so his organization breaks the spending down. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Peace The Politics of Energy and Climate Change: DC Expert Coming to NH Tue, 29 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2009-09-29/energy-policy/the-politics-of-energy-and-climate-change-dc-expert-coming-to-nh/a10736-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2009-09-29/energy-policy/the-politics-of-energy-and-climate-change-dc-expert-coming-to-nh/a10736-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Energy Policy Environment Environmental Justice Climate Change/Air Quality Peace College in NH for Iraqi Refugees Mon, 10 Aug 2009 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2009-08-10/human-rights-racial-justice/college-in-nh-for-iraqi-refugees/a9999-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2009-08-10/human-rights-racial-justice/college-in-nh-for-iraqi-refugees/a9999-1 Iraqi Student Project two years ago. ...(Read More)]]> Education International Relief Peace Philanthropy "Peace Caravan to Cuba" Stops in New Hampshire Mon, 06 Jul 2009 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2009-07-06/social-justice/peace-caravan-to-cuba-stops-in-new-hampshire/a9611-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2009-07-06/social-justice/peace-caravan-to-cuba-stops-in-new-hampshire/a9611-1 Pastors for Peace, an interreligous group dedicated to assisting the poor. ...(Read More)]]> International Relief Peace Philanthropy Smoking Prevention Dire Situation in Pakistan: New England Aid Group is on the Ground Wed, 13 May 2009 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2009-05-13/peace/dire-situation-in-pakistan-new-england-aid-group-is-on-the-ground/a8889-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2009-05-13/peace/dire-situation-in-pakistan-new-england-aid-group-is-on-the-ground/a8889-1 Mercy Corps, a worldwide relief organization with offices in Cambridge, Mass. ...(Read More)]]> International Relief Peace NH Pilot Program "Supports the Troops" In Ways They Really Need Fri, 21 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2008-03-21/mental-health/nh-pilot-program-supports-the-troops-in-ways-they-really-need/a4677-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2008-03-21/mental-health/nh-pilot-program-supports-the-troops-in-ways-they-really-need/a4677-1 Easter Seals and others is offering financial and emotional support to try to make it easier for military families to ask for help, and to reduce the stress that can lead to mental health risks. Nancy Rollins with the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services says they became involved after becoming aware of the problems faced by service people overseas. ...(Read More)]]> Mental Health Peace Concord Set to Host "1960's Peace March" on Saturday Fri, 14 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2008-03-14/peace/concord-set-to-host-1960s-peace-march-on-saturday/a4611-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2008-03-14/peace/concord-set-to-host-1960s-peace-march-on-saturday/a4611-1 (Read More)]]> Peace NH House to Vote on Impeaching Bush and Cheney Fri, 22 Feb 2008 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2008-02-22/peace/nh-house-to-vote-on-impeaching-bush-and-cheney/a4396-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2008-02-22/peace/nh-house-to-vote-on-impeaching-bush-and-cheney/a4396-1 (Read More)]]> Peace NH Fights to Keep Peace on the Presidential Agenda Fri, 30 Nov 2007 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-11-30/peace/nh-fights-to-keep-peace-on-the-presidential-agenda/a3754-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-11-30/peace/nh-fights-to-keep-peace-on-the-presidential-agenda/a3754-1 New Hampshire Peace Action, they've gathered hundreds of signatures calling for an end to the war. Group director Anne Miller says this kind of support should help keep peace on the agenda. ...(Read More)]]> Peace Civic Engagement War Tax: NH Pays $1.5 Billion Per Year – and Rising Thu, 25 Oct 2007 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-10-25/budget-policy-and-priorities/war-tax-nh-pays-1-5-billion-per-year-and-rising/a3427-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-10-25/budget-policy-and-priorities/war-tax-nh-pays-1-5-billion-per-year-and-rising/a3427-1 National Priorities Project, shows New Hampshire already pays $1.5 billion a year for military spending. Steve Varnum of the group Priorities New Hampshire says that equates to more than $6,000 a year from each taxpayer in the state; and a national average that's even larger, at more than $7,600 per taxpayer. ...(Read More)]]> Peace Health Budget Policy & Priorities “Voting Your Values” Movement Blossoming in New Hampshire Mon, 15 Oct 2007 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-10-15/budget-policy-and-priorities/voting-your-values-movement-blossoming-in-new-hampshire/a3338-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-10-15/budget-policy-and-priorities/voting-your-values-movement-blossoming-in-new-hampshire/a3338-1 (Read More)]]> Social Justice Peace Community Issues and Volunteering Civil Rights Civic Engagement Campaign Cops Confront New Hampshire’s “Cookie Mom” Tue, 25 Sep 2007 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-09-25/budget-policy-and-priorities/campaign-cops-confront-new-hampshires-cookie-mom/a3164-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-09-25/budget-policy-and-priorities/campaign-cops-confront-new-hampshires-cookie-mom/a3164-1 Priorities New Hampshire "Cookie Mom" was barred by police from entering a John McCain event at the instruction of local Republicans. Priorities State Campaign Director Steve Varnum says it happens from time to time, but the predicament is usually solved when calmer heads prevail. ...(Read More)]]> Peace Civic Engagement Budget Policy & Priorities Iraq War Costs NH Taxpayers $2.9 Million Per Day Mon, 24 Sep 2007 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-09-24/livable-wages-working-families/iraq-war-costs-nh-taxpayers-2-9-million-per-day/a3150-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-09-24/livable-wages-working-families/iraq-war-costs-nh-taxpayers-2-9-million-per-day/a3150-1 American Friends Service Committee also found the cost of 3.5 days of war in Iraq could pay the tuition to put all students through the University of New Hampshire. New Hampshire's daily war investment is $2.9 million, or about 0.4 percent of total $720 million price tag, and that adds up to a lot of other important needs going unmet, according to Erin Placey, New Hampshire coordinator for the Cost of War Project. "There are 19,000 uninsured children in New Hampshire, and in eleven days, all of them would be able to be insured for an entire year, with full healthcare coverage." Placey said the numbers are even more dramatic when viewed at the national level. "...(Read More)]]> Peace Health Consumer Community Issues and Volunteering Civic Engagement Children's Budget Policy & Priorities NH Churches Offer “Spiritual First Aid” to Returning National Guardsmen Mon, 17 Sep 2007 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-09-17/health-issues/nh-churches-offer-spiritual-first-aid-to-returning-national-guardsmen/a3088-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-09-17/health-issues/nh-churches-offer-spiritual-first-aid-to-returning-national-guardsmen/a3088-1 St. ...(Read More)]]> Peace Community Issues and Volunteering Two Generals Deploy to New Hampshire on "Peacemaking" Mission Wed, 20 Jun 2007 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-06-20/peace/two-generals-deploy-to-new-hampshire-on-peacemaking-mission/a2403-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-06-20/peace/two-generals-deploy-to-new-hampshire-on-peacemaking-mission/a2403-1 New Hampshire Peace Action says the meetings will take up a subject that isn't being adequately addressed. ...(Read More)]]> Peace NH Braces for Weekend Invasion of "Doves" - and More Fri, 01 Jun 2007 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-06-01/peace/nh-braces-for-weekend-invasion-of-doves-and-more/a2256-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-06-01/peace/nh-braces-for-weekend-invasion-of-doves-and-more/a2256-1 (Read More)]]> Peace Civic Engagement Kindergarten Teacher "Teaches Peace" in Sununu's Office Thu, 10 May 2007 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-05-10/peace/kindergarten-teacher-teaches-peace-in-sununus-office/a2129-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-05-10/peace/kindergarten-teacher-teaches-peace-in-sununus-office/a2129-1 (Read More)]]> Peace Iraq War Sore Spot in Sununu's NH Office Thu, 05 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-04-05/peace/iraq-war-sore-spot-in-sununus-nh-office/a1881-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-04-05/peace/iraq-war-sore-spot-in-sununus-nh-office/a1881-1 (Read More)]]> Peace NH Resolution: It's Been Four and We Don't Want More Mon, 19 Mar 2007 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-03-19/peace/nh-resolution-its-been-four-and-we-dont-want-more/a1786-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-03-19/peace/nh-resolution-its-been-four-and-we-dont-want-more/a1786-1 (Read More)]]> Peace Clergy Hold "Sununu Campout" Today Tue, 06 Mar 2007 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-03-06/peace/clergy-hold-sununu-campout-today/a1707-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2007-03-06/peace/clergy-hold-sununu-campout-today/a1707-1 (Read More)]]> Peace