Testimony by EJS President Eva Paterson at the House Judiciary Committee Hearing on Hate Crimes, White Nationalism, and White Supremacy

NOTE: The video above is the full hearing. You can view a clip of Eva’s opening statement here. Testimony on April 9, 2019, by EJS President Eva Paterson at the House Judiciary Committee Hearing on Hate Crimes, White Nationalism, and White Supremacy: Good morning, Chairman Nadler, Ranking Member Collins. It is a great honor to […]
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Call for Artwork: Remembering 1619

The Equal Justice Society is accepting submissions of artwork to be considered for a one-night exhibition as part of an artistic performance at the San Francisco Jazz Center on Tuesday, August 20, 2019, from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. The artistic performance is part of Remembering 1619, a series of events and activities hosted by […]
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Meher Dhaliwal to Join EJS as Civil Rights Program Associate

Equal Justice Society President Eva Paterson today announced the hiring of Meher Dhaliwal as our new Civil Rights Program Associate, a newly created position that will help coordinate EJS’s efforts related to the California Civil Rights Coalition and the Remembering 1619 Observance. Meher starts with EJS on July 8. Meher was previously a communications and […]
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This Week in White Supremacy #78 | Overlooked No More: Barbara Johns and Brown v. Board

Equal Justice Society President Eva Paterson will testify at the hearing on Hate Crimes and the Rise of White Nationalism this Tuesday, April 9, at 10:00 a.m. ET before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on the Judiciary.

Op-Ed by Jesse Aguilar: ‘Lack of Teacher Diversity Hurts Our Students’

In an op-ed published by South Kern Sol, California Teachers Association board member Jesse Aguilar discusses how the lack of teacher diversity in the Kern High School District is hurting all students and especially students of color. “I have seen the dynamics of race play out in every classroom and in every principal’s office over […]
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This Week in White Supremacy #77 | Trump Jokes With Rally-Goer Who Said Migrants Should Be Shot

Equal Justice Society President Eva Paterson will testify at the hearing on Hate Crimes and the Rise of White Nationalism this Tuesday, April 9, at 10:00 a.m. ET before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on the Judiciary.

EJS President Eva Paterson Selected as One of Northern California’s Top Rated Lawyers for 2019

ALM Media and Martindale-Hubbell named EJS President Eva Paterson Selected to its Northern California Top Rated Lawyers list for 2019. The Top Rated Lawyers list includes attorneys who have achieved the AV Preeminent® Rating. The AV Preeminent® rating is based on confidential peer reviews from other attorneys and members of the judiciary, recognizing performance at […]
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