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NRPA Defend Our National Monuments, Diversity and Inclusion

By Robert García and Daniel Rossman | Posted on May 16, 2017 The San Gabriel Mountains Forever Academy Following President Trump’s recent executive order calling for a review of national monuments designated since 1996, the Department of the Interior has released […]

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, […]

LDF Oppose Senator Jeff Sessions Nomination to Attorney General of the United States

The City Proejct joins our brothers and sisters at LDF in opposition to Senator Jeff Sessions’s nomination as Attorney General Today, LDF submitted a report to the Senate Judiciary Committee examining Senator Jeff Sessions’ record on civil rights and racial […]

The City Project Salutes Jon Jarvis NPS Director for a Job Well Done

The City Project is proud to call National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis a friend. Director Jarvis is a friend of ours. He is a friend of the people. Director Jarvis has provided unprecedented leadership for parks, recreation, monuments, and health resources that […]

Cervantes 400th Anniversary of his Death Don Quixote & Sancho Panza

Don Quixote is the idealist defined by his visionary zeal. Don Quixote saw things no one else did and made his dreams into reality. Sancho Panza is the sobre realist and pragamatist. The two sides of the Spanish national character, […]

Guatemala Peace Accord @ 20 Peace, Peace, They Say, When There Is No Peace

“They dress the wound of my people as though it were not serious. ‘Peace, peace,’ they say, when there is no peace.” Jeremiah 6:14 The Guatemala Peace Accord was signed on December 29, 1996, bringing to an end decades of […]

Native American Victories Panhe, Standing Rock, Bears Ears, Gold Butte

The Acjachemen people with the diverse United Coalition to Protect Panhe helped save the Sacred Site of Panhe and San Onofre State Beach in 2008, relying on civil rights and environmental justice laws. The proposed toll road was finally laid […]

Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos Santiago Chile US

Museum of Memory and Human Rights Santiago Chile Un acto de reparación, un lugar para la memoria y los derechos humanos. An act of reparation, a place of memory and human rights. Lessons for the US. Solidarity and resistance / […]

Vicaría de la Solidaridad Chile . . . US

La Vicaría de la Solidaridad “tenía como misión prestar asistencia legal y social a las víctimas de las gravísimas violaciones a los derechos humanos que se produjeron a raíz del Golpe Militar del 11 de Septiembre” de 1973. The mission […]