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Pass SB 882! By Tomorrow (6-23-16) Send a Letter to CA Assembly

SB 882 YJC Flyer Fare Evasion CA

Thanks to all your work, SB 882 passed out of the State Senate - with a vote of 24-14 - and now has to make it through the Assembly!  The bill will be heard in the Assembly Public Safety Committee Tuesday, June 28th at 9AM.  Please use the sample below to submit a letter of support.  And, if More info>

Come to the YJC FREE LA High 2016 Graduation! Thursday, 6/23 at 5:00pm at USC Campus.

FREE LA HIGH GRADUATION 2016 JUNE

Come celebrate the outstanding FREE LA High Youthbuild Charter Class of 2016 with the Youth Justice Coalition! RSVP and Get Info Here. WHEN: Thursday, June 23, 2016 starting at 5:00PM. 5:00PM: Photos and Graduates Lineup 6:00PM: Ceremony WHERE: USC School of Social Work Seeley G. Mudd More info>

Support the YJC FREE LA High Class of 2016 Graduates!

FREE LA 2016 Group Graduates

Please Donate to the Youth Justice Coalition FREE LA High Class of 2016! THE STORY: These students are graduating from FREE LA High School (Fighting for the Revolution to Educate and Empower Los Angeles) while also helping to support their families, getting up in darkness to get younger More info>

Print all In new window Pass SB 1052! Ensures Miranda Rights for All Youth – Please Send a Letter to CA Assembly

YJC SB 1052 Every Youth Deserves Lawyer Flyer

Thanks to all your work, SB 1052 passed out of the State Senate, and now has to make it through the Assembly! This bill will: require youth under 18 to consult with counsel prior to waiving their Miranda rights. This will preserve youth’s constitutional rights and ensure greater integrity and More info>

Float Like A Butterfly…

Muhammad Ali YJC Meme #1

To all the other Young People of Color and Warriors out here-Rumble, Young Fam, Rumble. ‪#‎Ali‬ ‪#‎RiseInPower‬ ‪#‎RIP‬ ‪#‎Butterfly‬ More info>

Write A Letter Of Support for AB 2298-End The War On Youth!

Injunctions Equal Injustice Mural

AB 2298 Passed out of the State Assembly, and now has to make it through the Senate! Join these amazing organizations and Write A Letter of Support outlined below and on our website:www.youth4justice.org This historic bill will: Ensure people of all ages right to notification, right to More info>

Yesterday AB 2298 (Gang Databases) Passed Out of CA State Assembly!

Thank You orgs AB 2298 YJC Partners flyer logos

Thank you for all your letters, calls, personal testimony and meetings with legislators in districts and in Sacramento. Together, we passed AB 2298 out of the State Assembly!   This historic bill will: Ensure people of all ages right to notification, right to challenge More info>

L.A. City Spends 70 TIMES More on LAPD Than on Youth. Meeting Today 4-6PM to Fight for a Different Future

LA 4 Youth youth vs police spending 2016 infographic Meme

L.A. City spends 70 TIMES MORE on the Los Angeles Police Department than it does on Youth. And next year will be worse with LAPD set to receive a budget increase of $180 Million! Please join us today and EVERY FIRST FRIDAY for the LA for Youth Meeting to push LA to invest in youth! More info>

Take Action to Pass SB 2298: E-Mail and Tweet Assemblymember Gonzalez!

AB 2298 Im not your label YJC Bill

Together, we can pass AB 2298! This historic bill will: Ensure people of all ages right to notification, right to challenge designation with the law enforcement agency, and right to appeal to a neutral party if they are added to a shared gang database (including but not limited to CalGang); More info>

Pass AB 2298 (Gang Databases) Coalition Call Thursday 5/26 (Tomorrow) at 10AM

AB 2298 Im not your label YJC Bill

JOIN THE COALITION CALLS TO PASS AB 2298! TOMORROW (5/26) at 10:00AM & TWICE A MONTH: The call-in number is: (712) 770-4010 Access Code: 435-742 AB 2298 COALITION CALLS ARE BIWEEKLY, THURSDAYS AT 10AM, Tomorrow, May 26, June 9, June 23, Break for legislative recess in July More info>