Category: Health Justice
Free the Beach! Coastal Access, Equal Justice, and Hollister Ranch Beach – Policy Report
Coastal justice along the California beach and coastal zone is at stake at Hollister Ranch in Santa Barbara County under a proposed class action settlement. This policy report analyzes “the fairness of the Settlement to all concerned,” and whether “the […]
The City Project welcomes UCLA Intern Alex Ruppert!
Alex Ruppert recently joined the City Project as an intern. Alex is a senior at UCLA, where he majors in history, with minors in Anthropology and Civic Engagement. Alex focuses on the imperial age in world history, and how the […]
“Harming Communities of Color” Explains Why Republican Attacks on NEPA are an Environmental Justice Issue
On October 2, Democrats on the House Natural Resources Committee published “Harming Communities of Color” to commemorate Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 to October 15). The publication shows how protecting the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) will protect Latinos and […]
Los Angeles Celebrates its First Indigenous Peoples Day
Great Wall of Los Angeles © SPARC Judy Baca Los Angeles celebrated its first Indigenous Peoples Day on October 8. Los Angeles has the largest indigenous population of any city in the United States (UCLA, Mapping Indigenous LA). It is […]
Equal Access to Pools, Schools, Parks, and Beaches JUMMP SwimLA
The Miguel Contreras High School Pool, Los Angeles, CA The struggle continues for equal access to pools, schools, and pools: 79 percent of children whose families make less than $50,000 a year cannot swim. The 2017 study by the […]
Health Justice: Empowering Public Health and Advancing Health Equity 2018 National Public Health Law Conference The City Project October 4-6
The 2018 National Public Health Law Conference‘s theme is “Health Justice: Empowering Public Health and Advancing Health Equity” in Phoenix, AZ. “Neighborhoods Matter: Using Law to Improve Communities through Access to Transportation, Green Spaces, and Stable and Healthy Housing” will […]
Open Space, Recreation, Biodiversity and Habitat: An ‘Our County’ Workshop Liberty Hill
Open space begins with open communication. The LA County Chief Sustainability Office and Liberty Hill held a workshop at the LA Trade-Tech College in preparation for the LA County Sustainability Plan on September 17, 2018. Nonprofits deliberated over the Office’s […]
Experimentos con seres humanos por EE.UU. en Guatemala 70 años después US STD human medical crimes against humanity Episodio 1
English La Arquidiócesis de Guatemala, la Clínica de Derechos Humanos de la Facultad de Derecho de la UC Irvine, y The City Project / Proyecto del Pueblo impulsan una petición de derechos humanos contra los EE. UU. por crímenes de […]
The City Project 19th Anniversary Equal Justice, Democracy & Livability for All!
September 15 . . . The City Project’s flagship project has led to LA State Historic Park, Rio de Los Angeles State Park, revitalizing the LA River, saving and expanding Baldwin Hills Park, saving Panhe and San Onofre State Beach, […]
#STOPKAVANAUGH LDF NY Times Save Diversity, Economic Vitality, Right to Vote, Police Accountability for All!
The NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund opposes Brett Kavanaugh’s appointment to the Supreme Court because of his rulings on matters of racial and economic equality. He Supports Racial Blindness Over Diversity and Ending Discrimination He Defends Police Misconduct Over Our […]