Author Archives: Melissa Male

Transit Advocacy Group Sues for Information on Racial Profiling by the L.A. County Metro

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Joshua Busch, 310-991-2503, jbusch@PublicCounsel.org Los Angeles, CA (December 13, 2017) – In a lawsuit filed today, the Labor/Community Strategy Center (“Strategy Center”) asked the court to order the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (“MTA”), the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department, the Los Angeles Police Department (“LAPD”), and the Long Beach […]
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#GivingTuesday: Support Our Work Fighting Trumpism and White Supremacy

On this #GivingTuesday 2017, the staff at the Equal Justice Society extends our deepest appreciation and gratitude for the love and support we’ve received throughout the year from our donors, supporters, volunteers, and partners. Just for today, if you donate to EJS via our Facebook page, Facebook and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will match […]
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EJS Receives $150,000 Grant from the Open Society Foundations

The Equal Justice Society is thrilled to share that we are the recipients of a $150,000 general support grant from the Open Society Foundations! Founded in 1979 by George Soros, the Open Society Foundations work to build vibrant and tolerant societies whose governments are accountable and open to the participation of all people. Learn more […]
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Good Ally Collaborative Gathering

The Equal Justice Society and the Good Ally Collaborative invite you to an evening of conversation featuring a panel with Amy Everitt, State Director of NARAL Pro-Choice California and Wei Lee, ASPIRE Program Director of Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus. Thursday, November 30, 2017 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM  Lieff, Cabraser, Hemann, & Bernstein LLP 275 Battery Street, Floor 29 San […]
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Thank You for Making #EJS17 a Success!

Thank you for making our 17th anniversary gala a success! Special thanks to our sponsors and donors whose generosity, leadership, and solidarity helped make our event possible: Our appreciation to the following individuals and companies: Sharon Bell Robert Demmons Kelly Dermody Karen Francois Raymundo Jacquez Gyöngy Laky Tom Layton Naliyah Martinez-Truso Cheryl Stevens Sheila Warren […]
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