Support CEDAW- Call Senator Durbin

The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Human Rights and the Law, chaired by Senator Durbin (D-Ill), will hold a hearing on CEDAW  November 18th, 2010This is the first hearing on CEDAW since 2002, and the first-ever hearing on the ratification of a human rights treaty in the Senate Judiciary Committee. The hearing will focus on the… Continue reading Support CEDAW- Call Senator Durbin

Tell Congress Why the Bush Tax Cuts SHOULD Expire

What’s at Stake The economy is in shambles. People everywhere are struggling to make ends meet. So naturally, Republicans are worried about the richest Americans. They’re looking to make Bush’s tax cuts for the rich—which expire at the end of the year—permanent. The worst part is that some right-wing Democrats have already come out and… Continue reading Tell Congress Why the Bush Tax Cuts SHOULD Expire

November 2nd Civil Rights Voter Guide

CLICK the image to PRINT and TAKE this voter guide to the polls. Prop 19: Legalize Marijuana (Read More) CCRC takes no position on Prop 19. CCRC recognizes that decriminalizing the use and possession of marijuana,especially in light of the overrepresentation of people of color who are incarcerated for such a crime, may be a welcomed… Continue reading November 2nd Civil Rights Voter Guide

March 4th- Day of Action

California Statewide Call March 4 Strike and Day of Action To Defend Public Education On October 24, 2009 more than 800 students, workers, and teachers converged at UC Berkeley at the Mobilizing Conference to Save Public Education. This massive meeting brought together representatives from over 100 different schools, unions, and organizations from all across California… Continue reading March 4th- Day of Action