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LAUSD Financiación Equitativa: Una conversación comunitaria 20 de Marzo

Por favor, únase con el Partnership for Los Angeles Schools y LAUSD para una conversación comunitario sobre financiación equitativa y la actualización del presupuesto del Plan de Responsabilidad y Control Local (LCAP). Durante esta reunión discutiremos las inversiones del LCAP […]

LAUSD Equitable Funding: A Community Conversation March 20

Please join the Partnership for Los Angeles Schools and LAUSD for a community conversation about equitable funding and the Local Control & Accountability Plan (LCAP) budget update. During this conversation we’ll discuss the LCAP and the District’s investments into programs […]

National Academies Report on Pathways to Health Equity Transformed into Comic Book CA Endowment #PromoteHealthEquity Take Action Comics

Take Action Comics is proud to have worked with the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine on a new comic book to highlight the Academies’ recent report, Communities in Action: Pathways to Health Equity. The report reviews the state of health disparities […]

San Gabriels Management Plan overwhelming support for civil rights & environmental justice compliance

Over 60 diverse community and national organizations and leaders agree the US Forest Service must ensure compliance with and enforcement of equal justice protections in the management plan for the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument under Title VI of the […]

New Partners for Smart Growth Equitable Development & Environmental Justice – National Academies Communities in Action! US EPA

Friday, February 3 WORKSHOP Citizen Ingenuity and Impact Assessment Location:  Landmark 2 Time:  3:15 pm to 5:15 pm Level:  Intermediate Accredited by:  CM 2.0 Organizer Carlton Eley, US EPA, Office of Environmental Justice Moderator: Traceé Strum-Gilliam, Director of Mid-Atlantic Solutions, […]

National Academies Comic Book Communities in Action: Pathways to Health Equity #PromoteHealthEquity

The Report at a Glance www.nationalacademies.org/promotehealthequity Report Highlights (PDF) Comic book (PDF) by Samuel Garcia and Take Action Comics Recommendations (PDF) Committee’s Conceptual Model (PDF) Social Media Toolkit (HTML) Press-Release (HTML) […]

President Barack Obama Thank You

There are “certain issues or certain moments where I think our core values may be at stake. I put in that category, if I saw systematic discrimination ratified in some fashion; I put in that category explicit or functional obstacles […]

Presidential Memorandum Promoting Diversity and Inclusion in Our National Parks, National Forests, and Other Public Lands and Waters

President Barack Obama has issued the following Presidential Memorandum to promote diversity and inclusion in and support for parks, forests, recreation areas, monuments, and waters. The President calls for diversifying the federal work force, as well as requiring recipients of […]

National Academies Report Communities in Action: Pathways to Health Equity #PromoteHealthEquity

The Committee on
 Community Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States has released its report called Communities in Action: Pathways to Health Equity. The Report addresses the social determinants of health – where people live, learn, work, […]

The American Dream, Quantified at Last – Well Worth a Fight New York Times

Research shows that only half of Americans in their 30s earn more than their parents did at the same age. A few decades ago, nearly all adults did. Read the rest of the New York Times article, “The American Dream, […]