Archive for September, 2015

“People’s Truth Roundtable” ACTION at LAPD Commission Meeting! Tuesday, 9/29 at 9AM

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

09-29-15 People's Truth Roundtable Final (SM)

LA 4 Youth Media Camp This Weekend! Youth Can Earn $100!

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

2015 LA for Youth Media Camp Flyer

Sign up for a FREE LA 4 Youth Media Camp this weekend 9/12-9/13! Complete a Media-based project and earn $100!

The #LA4Youth Campaign aims to re-direct police, prisons, and suppression spending in L.A. County back to youth development-youth jobs, youth centers, and intervention workers, on our streets and in our schools.

Saturday 10am-3pm, Sunday 10am-2pm.

The exact address is:

The Wellness Center at Historic General Hospital 1200 N STATE ST LOS ANGELES, CA 90033

YMCA Youth Institute is Suite 1081, but David will meet folks out front by the big stairs just before 10.

Email Tanisha form the YJC to reserve your spot and for details: tanishadenard@yahoo.com…

Urgent Help is Needed to Pass AB 953 – Floor Vote Could Be Tomorrow!

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015
AB 953 Full Logos Kim Edit
YOUR CALLS AND MEETINGS ARE WORKING!!!  AND THANK YOU TO MORE THAN 1,000 PEOPLE WHO TRAVELED TO SACRAMENTO LAST WEDNESDAY, PACKED THE CAPITOL, AND SHUT DOWN THE GOVERNOR’S OFFICE.  Together, these actions are pushing AB 953 (Preventing Racial and Identity Profiling by Law Enforcement) forward.

We still have two Senators who we need to pressure for a YES vote!!!

The CA State Senate floor for a vote. It’s more important than ever that Senators hear and see your support for the bill! Here are some ways you can helppass this bill and bring California a huge victory.

CALL OR VISIT THESE TWO STATE SENATORS

Please take a minute today (Tuesday, 9/8/15) and Wednesdaymorning (9/9/15) to push the two senators lsited below to VOTE YES ON AB953.  (Please call their State Capitol number.  Visits can happen either at the Capitol or in their home district office.) You don’t always have to set a meeting! You can drop-in as well!!!

SUGGESTED SCRIPT: Hello, my name is [NAME] and I am a resident of [CITY]. I am calling to urge Senator [NAME] to support AB 953, which will help address racial and identity profiling by collecting basic