Transformers Marketing Still Not Transformed: CCFC Urges FTC to Act; Commercial-Free Play: Retro or Revolutionary; Commercial Radio on School Busses is Not in the Public Interest; CCFC's Father's Day Appeal to President Obama Delivered to the White House

Urge President Obama to Help Families Protect Children from Commercialism; Teachers to Scholastic: Don't Use Us to Market Toys, Make-up and Brands toChildren in School; Consuming Kids Opens to Rave Reviews; Recommended Reading: Six, Going on Sixteen: Fighting 'age compression' and the commercialization of childhood; Upcoming Events
MEDIA MADNESS: The Impact of Sex, Violence & Commercial Culture on Children and Society; Crisis in the Kindergarten: A New Report on the Disappearance of...

CCFC Urges PBS Sprout to Put The Good Night Show to Bed; FCC to Conduct BusRadio Study Requested by CCFC; Teachers Tell Scholastic to Shape Up!; Hardy Girls, Healthy Woman Says No Makeover for Dora; Celebrate Turnoff Week: April 20-26; Editorial: Dora the Ex-Explorer by Susan Linn

Update: Putting the Book Back In Book Club; Shape Up Scholastic: A New Group on Facebook; Save the Date: CCFC's Next Consuming Kids Summit April 8-10, 2010; CCFC 2008 Summit Presentations Now on YouTube; News Roundup; Book Review:  The Sexualization of Childhood, edited by Sharna Olfman

Have You Voted Yet?  TOADY Polls Close February 8; Vive la Quebec!  Food Company Found Guilty of Violating Kid Ad Ban; New Review Finds No Benefits, Possible Harm from Baby Videos; Quick Reads on the Web; Book Review:  Living Without the Screen:  Causes and Consequences of Life without Television by Marina Krcmar; EDITORIAL:  Protecting the First Daughters (and Other Kids, Too) - by Susan Linn

Changing the Culture of Childhood; Montgomery County Pulls the Plug on BusRadio; CCFC's Commercial-Free Holiday Guide; Help Save Small, Independent Toymakers; CCFC to FCC: Protect Children from Embedded Ads; Study: Children's Media Use has Long-Term Health Consequences; Study: Fast Food Ad Ban Would Reduce Childhood Obesity; Support CCFC's Year-End Campaign

Announcing the CCFC Guide to Commercial-Free Holidays!; Share Your Tips for Commercial-Free Holidays; 2008 TRUCE Toy Action Guide; Tell Toy Marketers:  Target Parents not Children with Ads this Holiday Season

CCFC’s Holiday Marketing Moratorium – An Update; Nancy Carlsson-Paige Joins the CCFC Steering Committee; BusRadio Pulls 90210 Ads; Baby TV Banned in France; TV Cultura Goes Commercial-Free; Book Review: The Talk: What Your Kids Need to Hear from YOU About Sex by Sharon Maxwell; CCFC on Facebook

CCFC’s New and Improved Website; No School Bus Ads in South Carolina!; CCFC to the FCC: Protect Children from Embedded Advertising; More on Bratz and Scholastic; BusRadio and 90210:  An Update; Two Important New Reports: School Commercialism and Alcohol Marketing; Democratic and Republican Platforms Choose Corporate Interests over Childhood

CCFC to Channel One:  Stop Peddling Prescription Drugs to Children; CCFC to the FTC:  Whatever Happened to BabyFirstTV?; A New Report from the FTC:  Marketing Food to Children and Adolescents: A Review of Industry Expenditures, Activities, and Self-Regulation; Protect Children from Violent Films on Planes; Help Get Our Message to Obama and McCain; CCFC’s Susan Linn and Diane Levin at the APA National Convention