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Hands Off the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument, and #MonumentsforAll

Representatives Judy Chu, Jimmy Gomez, Adam Schiff, and Brad Sherman, and El Monte Mayor Andre Quintero Members of Congress with San Gabriel Mountains Forever (SGMF) held a press conference at L.A. Historic Park August 22 to support our San Gabriel […]


Emotional and moving. Madras, Oregon […]

De Prensa Libre al NY Times recorrido de museo NuMu de Guatemala a LACMA Kickstarter

LACMA trasladará el recinto de arte contemporáneo más pequeño del mundo de Guatemala. Acclaimed 89-year old Guatemalan composer Joaquín Orellana will be the subject of the mobile NuMu exhibition. ¡El primer y único museo de arte contemporáneo de Guatemala sale […]

121 Law Profs President Does Not Have Power to Eliminate or Shrink National Monuments #DefendOurMonuments #Next100Coalition #GreenLatinos #BearsEars

We the undersigned 121 law professors with expertise in environmental, natural resources, and administrative law, and related fields, submit these comments to express our serious concerns with the process initiated by Executive Order (EO) 13792, which directs the Secretary of […]

Gentrification and Displacement, a Constant Concern Along the L.A. River

I took part in the L.A. River Tour with the Urban Waters partnership. Along with excitement about revitalization, people were concerned about gentrification and displacement, especially when the tour arrived at Marsh Park in the Elysian Valley. Housing prices have […]

Monumental Mistake: Implications of Executive Order on National Monuments NRDems Forum Canon House Office Building The City Project June 8 3 PM

NRDems Forum Monumental Mistake: The Implications of President Trump’s Executive Order on National Monuments Thursday, June 8, 2017 3:00 P.M-4:00 P.M. 340 Cannon House Office Building Dear Colleague, Please join the House Committees on Natural Resources, Small Business and Veterans’ Affairs […]

NRPA Defend Our National Monuments, Diversity and Inclusion

By Robert García and Daniel Rossman | Posted on May 16, 2017 The San Gabriel Mountains Forever Academy Following President Trump’s recent executive order calling for a review of national monuments designated since 1996, the Department of the Interior has released […]

Presidential Memorandum Promoting Diversity and Inclusion in Our National Parks, National Forests, and Other Public Lands and Waters

President Barack Obama has issued the following Presidential Memorandum to promote diversity and inclusion in and support for parks, forests, recreation areas, monuments, and waters. The President calls for diversifying the federal work force, as well as requiring recipients of […]

National Academies Report Communities in Action: Pathways to Health Equity #PromoteHealthEquity

The Committee on
 Community Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States has released its report called Communities in Action: Pathways to Health Equity. The Report addresses the social determinants of health – where people live, learn, work, […]

LDF Oppose Senator Jeff Sessions Nomination to Attorney General of the United States

The City Proejct joins our brothers and sisters at LDF in opposition to Senator Jeff Sessions’s nomination as Attorney General Today, LDF submitted a report to the Senate Judiciary Committee examining Senator Jeff Sessions’ record on civil rights and racial […]