The ACLU-Southern California’s Pasadena/Foothills Chapter will honor 10 long-time Pasadena activists whose work has contributed so vitally to protecting the civil liberties and advancing the civil rights of Pasadena residents down through the decades.
Join us as a panel of experts unpack the decisions faced by midterm election voters concerned with the fate of 11 million undocumented Americans, the 16 million who live in mixed-status families, as well as the 50,000 children seeking refugee status or humanitarian parole
Black Skeptics’ People of Color Beyond Faith network— in conjunction with the Secular Student Alliance and African Americans for Humanism—will sponsor a “Moving Social Justice” conference at CFI-Los Angeles.
On July 23, Obama will return to California for a big fundraiser and we want to remind him how much we all care about the open Internet. That’s why we’re holding a big rally in L.A. to get the message out.
Segregated schools get the short end of every stick, with larger class sizes, fewer resources for the special support students need to propel them into college — and often a police presence on high school campuses that sends far too many students in all the wrong direction.
Join us THIS Friday, June 13th, 2014, at 7:30 a.m., as this forum features a discussion on how “Power to the People,” self-determination in symbol and substance, changed American culture and the world.
Carole Bartolotto: The problem with concluding that GMOs are safe is that the argument for their safety rests solely on animal studies. These studies are offered as evidence that the debate over GMOs is over. Nothing could be further from the truth.
Margaret Flowers, M.D.: The refinery and export terminal may depress tourism, an important local industry. And the increase in cancer, disease and early deaths from the toxins released by the plant will place a financial burden on local families.
Joe Mathews: California, for all its wealth and advantages, looked to be in a precarious position in the second decade of the 21st century. The state’s government was broken, with its budget and tax systems unable to produce the kind of investments to make every child educated and healthy.