Bay Area Groups Demand Trump Administration Reunite Families and Respect the Rule of Law

Bay Area Professional, Religious and Community Organizations Demand Trump Administration Reunite Families and Respect the Rule of Law Diverse group calls upon the Administration to adhere to Court order during rally at San Francisco Federal Building A diverse group of Bay Area organizations will gather on July 26 to demand the Trump Administration immediately and fully… Continue reading Bay Area Groups Demand Trump Administration Reunite Families and Respect the Rule of Law

‘Birthright: A War’ Documentary Presents Real-life ‘Handmaid’s Tale’

Birthright: A War Story screens April 26 in Piedmont and April 28 in Oakland Birthright: A War Story examines what has happened to women’s reproductive rights in America since the historic Roe v. Wade decision in 1973 legalized abortion. Director Civia Tamarkin traces the strategy the anti-abortion movement has used to make reproductive choice unavailable,… Continue reading ‘Birthright: A War’ Documentary Presents Real-life ‘Handmaid’s Tale’

Estela Lopez Gilliam Selected as Coalitions Manger for Good Ally Collaborative, CCRC

The Equal Justice Society is delighted to announce that Estela Lopez Gilliam will serve as Coalitions Manager for the Good Ally Collaborative and the California Civil Rights Coalition. As Coalitions Manager, Ms. Lopez Gilliam will be responsible for facilitating the 600-member Good Ally Collaborative and developing the Collaborative’s leadership and coalition planning. The position will… Continue reading Estela Lopez Gilliam Selected as Coalitions Manger for Good Ally Collaborative, CCRC

Rosenberg Foundation Provides Grant for Grand Alliance Efforts

UPDATE: We now have the position announcement listed. The Rosenberg Foundation (rosenbergfound.org) has awarded the Equal Justice Society with a discretionary grant of $15,000 to support EJS’s “Grand Alliance” efforts, specifically the coalition management of the Good Ally Collaborative. The Good Ally Collaborative (goodally.us) is a network of attorneys and activists that grew out of… Continue reading Rosenberg Foundation Provides Grant for Grand Alliance Efforts