According to a lawsuit filed by the ACLU SoCal and Perkins Coie, Carrillo was targeted because he was born in Mexico and otherwise didn’t show up in immigration databases.
Jim Lafferty: We are not at the point of America becoming a Fascist nation, but we sure as hell should take very serious those growing number of Fascists and their fellow travelers
Sam Husseini: Trump isn’t raising Washington and Jefferson to broaden the critique of the crimes of white supremacy, but to try to limit it.
It’s all-hands-on-deck to keep the pressure on target Senators to vote against the Motion to Proceed and any bill that would strip 22 to 32 million people of their healthcare coverage.
San Fernando Valley Arts & Cultural Center, 18312 Oxnard Street, Tarzana, at 12:30.
Please join the ACLU of Southern California’s Westside Chapter on Saturday afternoon, March 11 at Plummer Park in West Hollywood.
Melissa Goodman: The number of women given the opportunity to direct and tell their stories through film is dismally small, yet last year, Hollywood found a way to make that number even smaller.
Daisy Viera: California lawmakers introduced Assembly Bill 3 and Senate Bill 6 to provide legal representation to the state’s immigrant communities who will be targeted by the federal government’s efforts to ramp up deportation programs and go after new classes of people for deportation.
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?
Daisy Vierya: SB 443 establishes stricter standards to protect innocent, vulnerable Californians from having police take and keep their property.
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.
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.