Prof. Joyce Vance: Protect Your Vote

This post is an adaptation of tweets from Prof. Joyce Vance of Alabama Law, former U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama under President Obama. Here’s a little public service announcement about your vote & the November elections. If you live in a state that is pruning its voter rolls or moving people to… Continue reading Prof. Joyce Vance: Protect Your Vote

Event on May 15 Marks 10th Anniversary of California Marriage Equality

Originally posted on Equal Justice Society:
May 15, 2018, marks the tenth anniversary of the California Supreme Court’s historic ruling in In re Marriage Cases, 43 Cal.4th 757 (2008), recognizing the freedom to marry for same-sex couples and strict judicial scrutiny for laws that discriminate based on sexual orientation. You’re invited to a special conversation about…

César Chávez, Dolores Huerta, Larry Itliong

Originally posted on Equal Justice Society:
This Saturday, March 31, is César E. Chávez National Holiday and César Chávez Day in California, an official state holiday. 2018 also marks the 25th anniversary of César Chávez’s passing. The American labor leader and civil rights activist helped spark and lead a movement in the 1960s and 1970s…

Please write Gov. Brown to support equal protection rights

If you or your community has ever been impacted negatively by a voter-initiative, we NEED YOUR SUPPORT. AB 2646 (Ting) has made its way through the Senate and Assembly and currently awaits Governor Brown’s signature. If he does not hear from enough stakeholders, there is a chance the Governor will veto this bill. AB 2646… Continue reading Please write Gov. Brown to support equal protection rights