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NO CARS IN L.A. NO TANKS IN L.A.

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 2:20pm
The Fight for the Soul of the Cities is the Fight for the Soul of the United States. U.S. society is facing a moral, spiritual, economic, ecological, racial, political crisis and is carrying out a war against it own people and the people of the world. At a time when the need for social revolution has never been greater the people are disorganized, demoralized, terrified and alone-but that is beginning to change before our very eyes.

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Statement by the LCSC Fight for the Soul of the Cities and Community Rights Campaigns.

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 3:24pm
It has come to our attention, in information released this past week that several California school police departments, including Los Angeles Unified School Police, have received highly specialized military equipment from the U.S. Department of Defense 1033 program. Make no mistake, the equipment doled out to these school police departments are the same ‘weapons of war' we have witnessed utilized by police in response to social activism in the Black community in Ferguson, Mo.

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LAT, NYT, takes note as LAUSD takes decisive step away from punitive law enforcement actions

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 2:57pm
After more than two years, Community Rights Campaign and allies Public Counsel have secured a comprehensive school police policy reform to decriminalize student discipline, currently in effect in the new school year.

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Categories: Grassroots Newswire