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Category: Everyday Heroes

Free the Beach! Hollister Ranch NRPA Parks & Recreation

By Robert García Open Space August 2018 Two miles from Gaviota State Park beach, just west of Santa Barbara, California, sits Hollister Ranch, a gated community that’s one of the last large holdings of property along the California shore. State […]

Federal Appeals Court in Pasadena Hears Border Wall Challenge Tuesday August 7

The U.S.-Mexico border wall threatens marginalized communities and endangered species, and embodies hate and divisiveness. Marta Segura, Center for Biological Diversity, Robert García, The City Project, “Protect People, Wildlife, Places and Values, #stopthewall.”  Media Advisory, August 6, 2018 Contacts: J.P. Rose, […]

Ron Dellums Radical Peace Activist Congressman Mayor RIP

“If it’s radical to oppose . . . racism and sexism and all other forms of oppression, if it’s radical to want to alleviate poverty, hunger, disease, homelessness, and other forms of human misery, then I’m proud to be called […]

Foro del Congreso EE.UU. Salud Público y el Médio Ambiénte #PeopleOverPolluters El Pueblo sobre la Contaminación

Este presidente, esta administración, y sus seguidores continúan con un ataque sin precedentes contra personas, lugares, biodiversidad, cultura y valores compartidos. Su ataque está corrompiendo la democracía, el imperio de la ley, la confianza internacional y imperativos de la ciencia […]

Public Health, Public Parks, Clean Water, Clean Air & Clean Government! Congressional Forum The City Project #PeopleOverPolluters

Español / English. This president, this administration, and their supporters continue an unprecedented assault on people, places, biodiversity, culture, and this shared values. Their assault is corrupting democratic governance, the rule of law, international trust, and imperatives of science and […]

14th Amendment Equal Protection US Constitution 150th Anniversary Celebrate Civil Rights Revolution

No, the Civil Rights Revolution is not over.  We’re just getting started. The Civil Rights Revolution has breathed life into the 14th Amendment to the US Constitution through the Equal Protection Clause and Due Process Clause, in and out of […]

Residents’ Orientation CDU Education, Environmental Justice, Criminal Justice #promotehealthequity

Juanita Booker-Vaughn Education Theodor Bookere Criminal Justice Robert García Environmental Justice and Health Equity Charles R. Drew University of Medicine & Science Family Medicine & Psychiatry Residents […]

Parks are a human and civil right los parques son un derecho humano y civil Senator Kevin de León #Yeson68 #Prop68

English/Español Senator Kevin de León listens and celebrates with the community with The City Project’s Tim Mok and others . . . El Senador Kevin de León escucha y celebra con la comunidad con Tim Mok del Proyecto del Pueblo y otros . […]

Panhe Place by the Water Acjachemen People San Onofre State Beach

The City Project worked with Acjachemen people and United Coalition to Protect Panhe to save Panhe and San Onofre State Beach, and stop the toll road that would have devastated both. Visit www.cityprojectca.org/save-panhe-and-san-onofre. […]

Lessons on Race, Ethnicity, Gender, Starbucks & Roseanne #CivilRights #TimesUp #MeToo #Dreamers #NoWall #BlackLivesMatter Come Together

English/Español Recent events mark a historic, teachable, moment in the US. People and major corporations realize the need to address bias and discrimination based on race, color, national origin, gender, income, and other characteristics. Starbucks closed all 8,000 stores with […]