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Category: Climate Justice

Low Riders at the Beach? Yes! Ballona Postcards Student Mural

The student mural Postcards from Ballona “reflects historic and current events in the life of the creek and Culver City.” A close reading reveals remarkably diverse people, values, and insights presented by Culver Middle School students working with the county […]

Los Angeles Business Council 12th Annual Sustainability Summit – Getty Center April 20

Register now for LABC’s 12th Annual Sustainability Summit! Click here to register and see the list of confirmed panelists. […]

Martin Luther King, Jr. & César Chávez Unidos para Defender Nuestros Derechos English Español

Click on the image to watch the video “La importancia aquí hoy día, en esta comunidad y esta nación, es que todos somos iguales, aquí nádie vale más ni menos, y que tanto afroamericanos como latinos tenemos que estar unidos […]

Designing Healthy Communities UCLA Symposium April 5 & 6

Celebrate environmental justice and health equity with Prof. Dick Jackson, The City Project, and others. Register and learn more about the event here. Learn more about Healthy Living in the Parklands.   […]

César Chávez, Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., Easter, Civil Rights Revolution, and Park Access for All!

“Our world is a better place because Cesar Chavez decided to change it.” President Barack Obama dedicates César E. Chávez National Monument 2012 | Samuel Garcia Stanford ’18 Take Action Comics 1966, when Cesar Chavez was struggling to bring attention […]

Please join us! We Share a Dream! Commemorate Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., and César Chávez MLK Grove Dedication March 31 10 am Baldwin Hills Park land KHSRA

We share a dream that we will be able to speed up that day when all children will be able to join hands and sing “Free at last, Free at last, Great God Almighty, we are free at last!” Please […]

Union Bank Healthy Living in the Parklands Baldwin Hills Park Site Tour and L.A. Round Table

Union Bank’s Sylvia Castillo and Ryan Bjorkquist tour Baldwin Hills Park and Civil Right Park with Tim Mok, City Project Fellow. Healthy Living in the Parklands is made possible in part by the generous support of the Union Bank Foundation. Fred […]

Healthy Parks, Healthy Children KCET Barcelona UCLA The City Project

People with access to green space tend to be more physically active, enjoy better health, and suffer lower levels of obesity, diabetes, asthma, stress, mental illness, depression, anxiety, and other disorders. Exposure to green space during childhood could result in […]

Green Organizations Are Dropping the Ball on Inclusion Dr. Dorceta Taylor Outside

As Dr. Robert Bullard and I have written, it’s also not enough to diversify mainstream environmental organizations and agencies. It’s necessary for mainstream environmental organizations, agencies, and foundations  to provide unrestricted operating support to community based organizations for whom racial […]

‘Creating Good Citizens’ Immigrants Use Parks, Schools, Soccer & Sports to Build Community Anahuak The City Project NRPA

We don’t fill only jobs no one else wants. We are professionals and workers, we hold and create coveted positions, we are just plain good people. We pay taxes. We vote. BY ROBERT GARCÍA Dreamers from Anahuak Youth Sports Association […]