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.
Connect with like-minded advocates, activists, and leaders at our first inaugural mixer for up and coming advocates: Creating Networks, Empowering Communities. Mixer will be held at the Justice Urban Tavern in Downtown LA (120 S Los, Angeles Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012).
The discussion panel will include members from UTLA, Black Lives Matter Movement, community organizations, students, and parents.
Featuring Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, Isadore Hall, and Jimmy Gomez, with a presidential primary roundtable that will include Dick & Sharon standing up for Bernie Sanders.
Steve Grant: I would rather be a homeless man than to live where I am now, incarcerated for life in prison for a crime I could never consider inflicting on any human being for any reason at any time. I repeat and cannot stress enough, I am an innocent man!
D.D. Guttenplan, The Nation—Trump wins and Rubio grabs the establishment lane. Neither of them would be pushovers in November.
Check out these article from the LA Progressive’s partners in The Media Consortium. Nevada Solar Power