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Category: Inequality, Income and Wealth, and Jobs

Revitalizing L.A. River G2 Taylor Yard Community Needs, Community Engagement, Site Tours Jan 20

The G2 land parcel at Taylor Yard is the next great park along the L.A. River in a community that is park poor, income poor, and of color. Take part in site tours and workshops to ensure the City hears your […]

National Academy of Medicine #PromoteHealthEquity #TakeActionComics

ow.ly/8dNS30hsWXL One of the top 5 most downloaded reports by the National Academies of 323 released in 2017! […]

Revitalizing the Lower L.A. River: Voices from Maywood on Contamination, Parks, and Health Justice

Maywood residents know the local industrial sector has polluted their City and River. The Lower L.A. River in Maywood Pollution burdens keep people from healthy active recreation in Maywood. A long-time active community member expressed his frustration about how nothing […]

The Year in Pictures 2017 Please Support The City Project!

Please donate now to support our work on equal justice, democracy, and livability for all! And make all your Amazon purchases at smile.amazon.com/ch/26-3465254 and Amazon donates to The City Project! Click on the captions for more information. GreenLatinos Living Legacy Award The City Project […]

Dr. James Weinstein Improving Health Equity and Health Care The Social Determinants of Health

Dr. Weinstein writes: Equality and equal opportunity are deeply rooted in our national values, wherein everyone has a fair shot to succeed with hard work. That said, there remain unacceptable disparities and inequities in our society and around the world. […]

Protect People, Wildlife, Places and Values, #stopthewall

The U.S.-Mexico border wall threatens marginalized communities and endangered species, and embodies hate and divisiveness. December 6, 2017, by Marta A. Segura and Robert García En Español The border region is sacred to indigenous people, such as the Tohono O’odham, […]

Revitalizing the Lower L.A. River: Voices from Maywood – Environmental Education means Environmental Justice

Environmental education means environmental justice to Maywood residents. I asked residents what River revitalization plans should include in environmental education programs. Young adults stressed the community needs to learn about disproportionate pollution burdens they experience daily, and how they can […]

Santa Fe Art Institute Equal Justice Join us for SFAI 140 Nov 17! Always new & inspiring!

From celebrated local artist Rose B. Simpson from Santa Clara Pueblo, to Civil Rights Advocate Robert García from the USA and Guatemala, to feminist multimedia artist Eva Rocha from Brazil, our twenty presenters are all change makers from an exciting […]

Full moon rising Sangre de Cristo Mountains Santa Fe Art Institute Equal Justice Residents

The City Project / Robert García SFAI Equal Justice Resident […]

Reimagining Conservation: The Next 100 Years – NRPA Parks & Rec Magazine @next100cltn

Next 100 is part of a re-imagination that reverberates throughout conservation, health, and equal opportunity communities.  Our members bring together grassroots leaders, people-of-color advocacy organizations and established conservation organizations to achieve this shared vision for an inclusive future. These conversations […]