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Category: Human Rights

Rodrigo Tot Guatemala Maya Q’eqchi Goldman Prize Human Rights & Environmental Justice Activist

En español . . . An indigenous leader in Guatemala’s Agua Caliente, Rodrigo Tot led his community to a landmark court decision that ordered the government to issue land titles to the Q’eqchi people and kept environmentally destructive nickel mining […]

Keeping the DREAM Alive – Hammer Museum 4/26

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 || 7:30PM Billy Wilder Theater, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles Click here to learn more about “Keeping the DREAM Alive” at the Hammer Museum. […]

“Our world is a better place because César Chávez decided to change it.”

César Chávez is a civil rights, human rights, education, health, environmental justice, labor, and farm worker leader – facts too often forgotten or diminished. President Barack Obama at César E. Chávez National Monument dedication 2012. Photo by Sam Garcia age 16. […]

ABA Environment, Energy & Resources Hon. Anthony Rendon, The City Project

Friday March 31 8:05 A.M. – 8:30 A.M. KEYNOTE ADDRESS HON. ANTHONY RENDON ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE IN A CHANGING WORLD Speaker of the California State Assembly, Sacramento, CA  * * * 8:45 A.M. – 10:15 A.M. LOOKING AHEAD: WHY ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE […]

Panhe Native American Gathering & Celebration of Protection & Preservation San Onofre

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2017 Panhe Celebration

www.cityprojectca.org/save-panhe-and-san-onofre 2017 Panhe Celebration Sunday, March 26th Please join us for the 11th annual Celebration of Protection and Preservation at Panhe – A Native American Gathering in the San Mateo Campground at San Onofre State Beach. Complete event schedule will […]

LDF Statement Oppose Judge Neil Gorsuch for US Supreme Court

The City Project joins our sisters and brothers at the NAACP Legal Defense Fund in opposing the confirmation of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the US Supreme Court. This is the 50th anniversary of Thurgood Marhsall’s swearing in as Associate Justice […]

Pow! @NASEM’s new report (in comic book format!) shows how communities can fight to #promotehealthequity

HLMedia‏ @HealthLitMedia tweets Pow! @NASEM‘s new report (in comic book format!) shows how communities can fight to #promotehealthequity […]

GreenLatinos Cafecito Mark Magaña & Robert García. #Solidarity. #Resist.

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Slate US researchers infected Guatemalans with syphilis & gonorrhea, then left without treating them. Their families are still waiting for help.

Everyone agrees the experiments were unethical—the legal question is who should be held responsible. No one wants to pay up. Federico Ramos was 22 when he left his home in San Agustín Acasaguastlán, Guatemala, in 1948 to serve in the […]