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Take Action Comics

Sam Garcia, Stanford ’18
Take Action Comics: The City Project (The City Project 2015)
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“Check out the great public health advocacy comic book from The City Project. Zounds! Coool stuff.” UCLA Center for Health Advancement.
“Holy Prevalence, Batman! The City Project has released a public health advocacy comic book!” Tulane Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health tweet.

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Policy Reports

Robert García and Ariel Collins
Celebrate The Civil Rights Revolution: The Struggle Continues
Policy Report (The City Project 2014)
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Michael Rodriguez, MD, MPH; Marc Brenman; Marianne Engelman Lado, JD; and Robert García, JD
Using Civil Rights Tools to Address Health Disparities
Policy Report (The City Project 2014)
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Robert García and Seth Strongin
Healthy Parks, Schools and Communities: Mapping Green Access and Equity for Southern California
Policy Report (The City Project 2011)
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Robert García, Sarah Samuels, Seth Strongin, Mariah Lafleur, Brian Cole and Kristina Harootun
Physical Education Is a Right: The Los Angeles Unified School District Case Study Assessment, Implementation and Impact
Policy Report (Samuels & Associates & The City Project 2011)
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Robert García, Seth Strongin and Anahid Brakke
Healthy Parks, Schools and Communities: Green Access and Equity for Ventura County
Policy Report (The City Project 2011) (English and Spanish)
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Robert García, Seth Strongin and Anahid Brakke
Healthy Parks, Schools and Communities: Green Access and Equity for Riverside County
Policy Report (The City Project 2011) (English and Spanish)
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Robert García, Seth Strongin and Anahid Brakke
Healthy Parks, Schools and Communities: Green Access and Equity for San Bernardino County
Policy Report (The City Project 2011) (English and Spanish)
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Robert García, Seth Strongin and Anahid Brakke
Healthy Parks, Schools and Communities: Green Access and Equity for Los Angeles County
Policy Report (The City Project 2011) (English and Spanish)
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Robert García, Seth Strongin and Anahid Brakke
Healthy Parks, Schools and Communities: Green Access and Equity for Orange County
Policy Report (The City Project 2011) (English and Spanish)
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San Diego Foundation, Robert García, and Seth Strongin
Parks for Everyone!
Policy Report (San Diego Foundation 2010) (English and Spanish)
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Concerned Citizens of South Central Los Angeles, Robert García, Elise Meerkatz and Seth Strongin
Keeping the Baldwin Hills Clean and Green for Generations to Come
Policy Report (Concerned Citizens of South Central Los Angeles and The City Project 2010)
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Robert García and Meagan Yellott
The Heritage Parkscape
Photo Report (The City Project 2009)
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Robert García, Zoe Rawson, Meagan Yellot and Christina Zaldaña
Economic Stimulus, Green Space, and Equal Justice
Policy Report (The City Project 2009)
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Robert García and Aubrey White
Healthy Parks, Schools and Communities: Mapping Green Access and Equity for California
Policy Report (The City Project 2007)
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Robert García and Aubrey White
Healthy Parks, Schools and Communities: Mapping Green Access and Equity for the Los Angeles Region
Policy Report (The City Project 2006)
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Nicolas García
Free the Beach! Public Access, Equal Justice, and the California Coast — Bulldozing the Beach Photographs
Photo Report (The City Project 2005)
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Nicolas García
Free the Beach! Public Access, Equal Justice, and the California Coast — “No Trespassing” Signs and All-Terrain Vehicles Photographs
Photo Report (The City Project 2005)
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Robert García, Erica Flores Baltodano and Julie Ehrlich
The Cornfield and the Flow of History: People, Place, and Culture
Policy Report (The City Project 2004)
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Robert García, Erica Flores Baltodano and Elizabeth Pine
Dreams of Fields: Soccer, Community, and Equal Justice
Policy Report (The City Project 2002)
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Books and Articles

Robert Garcia
Walk A Mile In My Shoes: Los Angeles Celebrates Anniversaries Of The Civil Rights Movement
Poverty & Race Reseach Action Council 4-23 (July/August 2014)
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James Salzman, Craig Anthony (Tony) Arnold, Robert García, Keith Hirokawa, Kay Jowers, Jeffrey LeJava, Margaret Pelosa, and Lydia Olander
The Most Important Current Research Questions in Urban Ecosystem Services
25 Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum 1-47 (2014)
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Michael Rodriguez and Robert García
First, Do No Harm: The US Sexually Transmitted Disease Experiments in Guatemala
American Journal of Public Health (2013)
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Robert García and Seth Strongin
Healthy Parks and Communities: Green Access and Equity for Los Angeles
chapter in book Just Leisure: Things That We Believe In
(Keri Schwab & Daniel Dustin, eds., 2013)
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Robert García
The George Butler Lecture: Social Justice and Leisure
45(1) Journal of Leisure Research 7-22 (Winter 2013)
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Mariah Lafleur, Seth Strongin, Brian L. Cole, Sally Lawrence Bullock, Rajni Banthia, Lisa Craypo, Ramya Sivasubramanian, Sarah Samuels, and Robert García
Physical Education and Student Activity: Evaluating Implementation of a New Policy in Los Angeles Public Schools
45(1) Annals of Behavioral Medicine 122-130 (2013)
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Robert García and Ramya Sivasubramanian
Environmental Justice for All: Struggle in Baldwin Hills and South Central Los Angeles
Clearinghouse Review: Journal of Poverty Law and Policy (Nov/Dec 2012)
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Robert García and Seth Strongin
Social Science, Equal Justice and Public Health Policy: Translating Research into Action Through the Urban Greening Movement
in book Social Sciences and Cultural Studies – Issues of Language, Public Opinion, Education and Welfare
(Asuncion Lopez-Varela ed. 2012)
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Robert García
Public Health Is a Social Justice Imperative
in book Mastering Public Health: Essential Skills for Effective Practice
(Barry S. Levy and Joyce R. Gaufin, eds., Oxford Press 2011)
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Robert García
Physical Activity as a Civil Rights Issue
in Institute of Medicine, Legal Strategies in Childhood Obesity Prevention
(Lynn Parker et al., eds. 2011)
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George Flores, Robert García, et al.
Latino Children’s Health and the Environment
chapter in book At Risk: Latino Children’s Health
(Rafael Perez-Escamilla & Hugo Melgar-Quinonez, eds., 2011)
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Robert García and Chad Fenwick
Social Science, Equal Justice, and Public Health Policy: Lessons from Los Angeles
30 Journal of Public Health S26 (2009)
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Robert García, America Bracho, Patricia Cantero and Beth A. Glenn
“Pushing” Physical Activity, and Justice
49 Preventive Medicine 330–33 (2009)
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Robert García
Warren County’s Legacy for Healthy Parks, Schools, and Communities: From the Cornfield to el Congreso and Beyond
1 Golden Gate University Environmental Law Journal 127 (2007)
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Robert García and Erica Flores Baltodano
We Shall Be Moved: Community Activism as a Tool for Reversing the Rollback
chapter in the book Awakening from the Dream: Pursuing Civil Rights in a Conservative Era
(edited by Denise C. Morgan et al. 2006)
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Robert García
Race, Poverty, Justice and Katrina: Reflections on Public Interest Law and Litigation in the United States
in Public Interest Law in Ireland: The Reality & the Potential
Conference Proceedings (FLAC 2006)
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Robert García
Conference Report Working Group Recommendations, Role of Race, Ethnicity and Class
in Special Issue on Legal Representation of Children, 6 Nevada Law Journal 634-41 (2006)

Robert García and Erica Flores Baltodano
Anatomy of the Urban Parks Movement: Equal Justice, Democracy and Livability in Los Angeles
chapter in the book The Quest for Environmental Justice: Human Rights and the Politics of Pollution
edited by Dr. Robert Bullard (Sierra Club 2005)
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Robert García and Erica Flores Baltodano
Free the Beach! Public Access, Equal Justice, and the California Coast
2 Stanford Journal of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties 143 (2005)
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Robert García and Erica Flores Baltodano
Healthy Children, Healthy Communities, and Legal Services
published in a special issue on Environmental Justice for Children in the Journal of Poverty Law and Policy
by the National Center on Poverty Law and the Clearinghouse Review (May-June 2005)
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Robert García and Jan Chatten Brown
CEQA and the Urban Parks Movement
chapter in the book Everyday Heroes Protect the Air We Breathe, the Water We Drink, and the Natural Areas We Prize
PCL and CLCV (2005)
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Robert García and Thomas A. Rubin
Cross Road Blues: Transportation Justice and the MTA Consent Decree
chapter in the book Running on Empty
edited by Prof. Karen Lucas (2004)
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Robert García, Erica Flores Baltodano and Sophia Mei-ling Chang
Healthy Children, Healthy Communities: Parks, Schools, and Sustainable Regional Planning
article in the Urban Equity Symposium in 31 Fordham Urban Law Journal 101 (2004)
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Robert García
The Legacy of Rodney King and a Testament of Hope
ABA publication Goal IX(2002)
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Robert Garcia
Mean Streets: Transportation Equity Improves Social Justice, Economic Vitality, and Environmental Quality
article in Forum for Applied Research and Public Policy 3-15 (Fall 2000)
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Robert García, Senator Tom Hayden and Paul Hoffman
This Case Calls for a Truly Outside Inquiry
Op/Ed, Perspective on the Rampart Scandal, L.A. Times, Feb. 20, 2000
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Green Justice Column

Green Justice
KCET Departures column
www.greenjustice.org

Documentaries and Videos

Documentaries and videos that cover our work, or are produced by The City Project

PBS, California Forever: Urban State Parks
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KCET SoCal Connected, Park Poor
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Vimeo, Keeping the Baldwin Hills Clean and Green
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KCET Departures Green Justice, Bud Goldstone, the Hero Who Saved Watts Towers
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The City Project Videos on YouTube
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