Past Events

Past events in the progressive communities of Southern California

Oxy ACLU Panel on Gentrification

ACLU Gentrification

Join the Occidental Chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) in collaboration with the ACLU Pasadena/Foothills chapter, Highland Park Neighborhood Council, La Raza Coalition, and the ASOC Renewable Energy and Sustainability Fund for our first forum of the semester on gentrification.

End the Siege on Black Lives

Siege on Black Lives

Come strategize around critical issues of race and resistance. Dynamic speakers will kick off an open conversation on how to sustain the movement against police violence and address poverty, jobs, gentrification, and schools.

The Cooler Bandits – Feature Film in Pan African Film Festival

he Cooler Bandits is a coming of age story of sorts. The film follows the lives of four boys — Frankie, Donovan, Charlie and Poochie — who became men behind bars. In 1991, not understanding the full consequences of their actions, the teens made the poor decision to engage in a series of restaurant robberies in […]

March For Democracy

MMarch For Democracy Today

Join our spirited funeral march and rally to overturn the disastrous “Citizens United” decision – allowing corporate special interests to spend billions to buy our DEMOCRACY.

Violence in the Black Community

violence in the black community

Violence in the Black Community is a discussion that will be held on Tuesday, January 20, 2015. The panelists, Phillip Sanchez, Pasadena Chief of Police Sharon Kyle, Law Professor and Publisher of LA Progressive Martin Gordon, Chair, Pasadena Community Coalition Fernanco Rejon, Deputy Director of Urban Peace