Californians For Justice - Oakland

Californians For Justice - Oakland Californians for Justice is a statewide grassroots organization working for racial justice by building the power of communities that have been pushed to the margins of the political process.
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We organize youth, immigrants, low-income people and communities of color in order to improve their social, economic and political conditions.

09/30/2014

"Proposition 47 is projected to generate state and local savings in the hundreds of millions of dollars annually. Any state savings would be invested in drug and mental health treatment, support for K-12 students, and victim services." #schoolsnotprisons #YesonProp47

Read the full report on Prop 47 here: http://ow.ly/C7C8y

“By taking away our voice you learn nothing of our struggles making it impossible to have our needs met. Today, you hear...
05/14/2014
With Local Control Funding, Students Seek Greater Voice - New America Media

“By taking away our voice you learn nothing of our struggles making it impossible to have our needs met. Today, you heard from not only me, but my colleagues that our schools are not all the same. That us students are not all the same. That we can't be counted as numbers.” - Pashael Dorsey, Oakland Student Leader

Last Thursday, The Student Voice Coalition brought together over 50 students representing 11 districts from across the State to testify before the State Board of Education and conduct the first-ever Silent Protest inside the boardroom.

#STUDENTVOICEMATTERS #LCFF #LCAP #SBE

Read more about our success in the article covered by New American Media.

http://newamericamedia.org/2014/05/with-local-control-funding-students-seek-greater-voice.php

New America Media is a nationwide association of over 3000 ethnic media organizations representing the development of a more inclusive journalism. Founded in 1996 by Pacific News Service, New America Media promotes ethnic media by strengthening the editorial and economic viability of this increasing…

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520 3rd St, Ste 209
Oakland, CA
94607

Opening Hours

Monday 10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 18:00
Thursday 10:00 - 18:00
Friday 10:00 - 18:00

Telephone

(510) 452-2728

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Friends, Could you please help us spread the word about this grassroots nightly protest? Thank you! https://www.facebook.com/events/552749835601030/