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Anti-Abortion Activists To Boycott Girl Scout Cookies Over Organization’s Alleged Ties To Planned Parenthood

Anti-abortion activists say they will boycott Girl Scout cookies this year because they claim the organization is promoting female role models who support abortion rights.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/31/2014

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Pasadena Assemblyman Urges Boycott Of Florida

A Democratic Pasadena assemblyman plans to introduce a resolution calling for a boycott of Florida in the wake of the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/17/2013

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Beverly Hills Hotel Boycott Aimed At Alleged ‘State-Sponsored Homophobia’

Gay rights activists on Wednesday called for a boycott of the Beverly Hills Hotel, citing the hotel owner’s ties to alleged “state-sponsored homophobia.”

02/13/2013

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New Dock Tax Doesn’t Dim The Lights At Annual Newport Beach Boat Parade

The Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade kicked off with a fireworks show Wednesday evening.

12/19/2012

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‘Million Moms’ Take Aim At ‘Anti-Family’ Show From Jennifer Lopez

A conservative watchdog group is calling for network executives to drop plans for a new series from executive producer Jennifer Lopez about a multi-ethnic family headed by a lesbian couple.

10/09/2012

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LA Rabbi: Obama Should Boycott Ahmadinejad Speech At UN

A Southern California rabbi on Tuesday called upon U.S. officials to boycott Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s speech to the United Nations.

09/25/2012

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Parents Threatening To Keep Kids Home From Miramonte Elementary School On Monday

Parents of students at a South Los Angeles elementary school are outraged after finding out that two teachers have allegedly been preying on their children, possibly for years. And some of those parents are talking about keeping their kids home on Monday as a sign of protest.

02/04/2012

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Ventura Girl Scout, 14, Calls For Cookie Boycott Over ‘Radical Homosexual Agenda’

The girl cited the recent decision by Girl Scout officials to allow a “transgender” boy to join the organization as a major reason for the boycott.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/13/2012

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Petition Calls For Boycott Over ‘Parasite’, ‘Moocher’ Kardashian

A new website is calling for a commercial boycott of some of America’s biggest stores over professional pitch-woman Kim Kardashian.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/06/2012

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LGBT Activists Urge Christmas Shoppers To Boycott Salvation Army Donations

The Salvation Army bell-ringers and their red kettles are a familiar sight this time of year, but one group is calling for a boycott of the charity this Christmas season.

12/05/2011

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California Nonprofits Threaten To Boycott Amazon

Amazon is facing a boycott by a coalition of nonprofit organizations over the company’s opposition to a new Internet sales tax law.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/19/2011

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Century City Taco Restaurant Target Of Boycott For Pink Donkey Stunt

A popular Century City taco restaurant is under fire for painting a donkey pink to promote Cinco de Mayo.

05/06/2011