Daniel Torres: Some of the veterans fell on hard times after they were discharged. Others suffered from PTSD, depression, addiction or other psychological wounds that stemmed from their service. Yet few received the help they needed and deserved.
Support civil liberties and join the ACLU for the Laughs for Liberty: Comedy Night at Flappers Burbank fundraiser show with headliner Alonzo Bodden (Winner of Last Comic Standing and NPR’s Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me) this Sunday, July 10, 5 pm.
The public is invited to listen to a friendly debate about the pros and cons of creating a new Pasadena Housing Commission to ask questions and with in with their own opinions.
Jennifer Hall Lee: Eight female members of the Critical Thinking Forum from the International Islamic University, Islamabad are coming to Los Angeles on July 7 to participate in five panel discussions across Los Angeles. Te trip is called, “Consciousness Raising of Pakistani women on Academic and Social Issues.”
Debra A. Varnado: Allowing Nurse Practitioners to have full practice authority could help meet the demand for primary care services under the newly enacted Affordable Care Act and Covered California.
et’s not let California voting reps be shamed for installing new Jim Crow Laws. The high-profile organization Black Men for Bernie, introduced to the nation by Mark Ruffalo just 3 months ago, is scheduled to hold a press conference at Los Angeles City Hall on June 6th at 4PM to draw attention to the cause […]
Diana González: The need for inclusive paid sick leave legislation everywhere in the nation is clear. Nearly 43 million workers in the U.S. – about 38% of working people – do not get paid sick time.
Macklemore, Patrisse Cullors, Shamell Bell, Jason David, and Kareem Elzein are members of this panel titled Courage Against Racism: The Role of Music in Social Movements.
Join us EVERY TUESDAY from 3:30-4:30pm for an hour-long demonstration to demand an end to the US alliance with Saudi Arabia!
Fracking America: Train derailments accounted for more than one million gallons of spilled crude oil last year, more than all spills in the 40 years since the federal government began collecting data.
ICE out of LA and LA No More Jails will be meeting on Sunday, June 5 at Chuco’s Justice Center in hopes to work more intentionally together and share best practices and challenges in our current campaigns.
Know Your Rights Workshop, Monday, May 23, at The Peace Center, Culver City.
Hear stories from recent delegations to Pakistan, the Philippines, and Honduras and participate in an action-oriented dialogue on the role of faith communities and immigrant rights communities and building peace and solitary.