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…

Recommendations on 2012 Ballot Measures

Click to download a PDF of our California 2012 ballot measure recommendations, which were decided upon by the CCRC Steering Committee. Not all member organizations of CCRC endorse each of the positions. Please register to vote by October 22. CCRC is a statewide community of civil rights organizations, activists, educators, lawyers, and advocates representing a… Continue reading Recommendations on 2012 Ballot Measures

CCRC Endorsements

Click to download a PDF of our California 2012 ballot measure recommendations, which were decided upon by the CCRC Steering Committee. Not all member organizations of CCRC endorse each of the positions. Please register to vote by October 22. Proposition 30 – Governor Brown’s Initiative to Fund Schools & Essential Services Raises income taxes on top… Continue reading CCRC Endorsements

Communications Structure

Finding Our (Collective) Voice and Making It Heard Do you wonder why the catchwords and messages of the Right have such traction in the media marketplace, while progressive voices seemed to be drowned out? The California Civil Rights Coalition is committed to finding effective, powerful, and creative ways to express our shared messages, and to… Continue reading Communications Structure