Statement of Principles: The Biden Administration Must Prioritize Judges

Recognizing the sizeable damage Donald Trump has done to the judiciary with over 220 ultraconservative judges, Alliance for Justice along with the Equal Justice Society and 70 other organizations shared a statement of principles today urging the Biden administration to quickly fill judicial vacancies with judges who are representative of the people they serve and … Continue reading Statement of Principles: The Biden Administration Must Prioritize Judges

EJS Supports Implementation of AB 1460 as Stand-alone Graduation Requirement

The Equal Justice Society yesterday transmitted a letter (see below) to the California State University Board of Trustees indicating our strong support for the implementation of AB 1460 as a stand-alone graduation requirement that can be fulfilled by taking an upper or lower division ethnic studies class taught by ethnic studies faculty in any of … Continue reading EJS Supports Implementation of AB 1460 as Stand-alone Graduation Requirement

Yes on Prop 16 Campaign Issues Statement on Projected Election Outcome

The following is a statement from the Yes on Proposition 16 campaign in reaction to the projected election outcome. “At the Opportunity for All/Yes on Prop 16 committee, we fought for every vote, and we value the imperative of every vote being counted. We owe that to our democracy here in California, and across the … Continue reading Yes on Prop 16 Campaign Issues Statement on Projected Election Outcome

Yes on Prop. 16 Campaign Makes Final Appeal to Voters: Dismantle Systemic Racism, Support Equal Opportunity for All

The Yes on Proposition 16 campaign is making its closing argument to California voters with just two days until Election Day -- emphasizing the contrast between the campaign’s vision and that of the opposition. As polls show surging support for the measure to repeal California’s ban on affirmative action, the campaign launched a positive and … Continue reading Yes on Prop. 16 Campaign Makes Final Appeal to Voters: Dismantle Systemic Racism, Support Equal Opportunity for All

Be on the Right Side of History and Vote YES on Prop. 16!

This will come down to every last vote. And if 2016 taught us anything, it's that no race is over until it's over. Election Day is near and while the number of days goes down, the number of virtual events you can attend is going up! Our movement is people-powered and our supporters mirror the great diversity of our beautiful state. We have many ways to plug in and make sure we finally end California’s ban on affirmative action.