Thought-provoking economist Richard Wolff returns to Los Angeles to discuss the extreme downturn in most of capitalism’s old centers, the unequal growth in its new centers, and the resurgence of a global speculative bubble, making the case that the Great Recession should not be grasped as a passing moment, but as an evolving stage in capitalism’s unfolding history.
Past events in the progressive communities of Southern California
Rise up for Fossil Fuel Phase-out. Community Health & Worker Safety! Major fossil fuel expansion projects undermine Los Angeles’ and California’s sustainability plans for climate, health, safety and environmental justice.
San Fernando Valley Arts & Cultural Center, 18312 Oxnard Street, Tarzana, at 12:30.
Don’t miss a conversation with Pablo Alvarado, one of the nation’s leading immigrant rights activists, on Thursday, May 4, at the Pasadena Jewish Temple and Center
This year, our annual InGathering will explore Sacred Resistance, our faith-rooted commitment to fight for justice, for decency—dare we say our democracy—all of which seem threatened in this post-election era.
Please join the ACLU of Southern California’s Westside Chapter on Saturday afternoon, March 11 at Plummer Park in West Hollywood.
Interfaith Movement for Human Integrity through its Justice Not Jails program will conduct a training session on community organizing in Watts on Tuesday, May 16, at 7:00 PM.
friend and colleague whose name is Debra Miller asked what I was doing on February 20, 2017. Knowing my politics, she told me that the 20th of February has been designated “Not My Presidents Day” and thought I’d be interested in an event she was working to organize. Never having heard of this day of […]
Chelsea Byers: Residents are demonstrating Thursday outside the building in Westwood at 1pm and would love all the support they can get!
In the aftermath of the election and in this political climate, emotions are running high, but this is no time for paralysis; it’s time to double down. Feminist advocates, are hosting a series of virtual gatherings for women. Join them here: Register here: http://cc100.isrefer.com/go/wdd/skyle
Forum on noncitizen voting Associate Professor of Political Science, Ronald Hayduk, San Francisco State University, author of the seminal work on noncitizen voting Democracy for All: Restoring Immigrant Voting Rights in the United States (Primary speaker) Larry Wilson, Editorial Page Editor, Pasadena Star News (Forum moderator) Dr. Victor Gonzalez, Co-Chair, Pasadenans Empowering Parental Participation in […]
The time is now to take our fight to the Streets, to the Legislature and beyond. Will you join us?
LOS ANGELES, Calif., October 17, 2016 – The Reverend Gregory J. Boyle, S.J., founder and executive director of Homeboy Industries — the largest and most successful gang intervention, rehabilitation, and re-entry program in the world — will deliver opening remarks at The Restorative Justice Vote conference, which will take place at The California Endowment headquarters […]