EJS Supports Transforming Public Safety, Urges Gov. Newsom to Sign AB 2054 and Other Bills

The Equal Justice Society calls for deep transformative change to our public safety system.  It is imperative that the current national reckoning on race in response to the brutal murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and countless other Black men and women at the hands of the police and White assailants results in real change.  TheContinue reading “EJS Supports Transforming Public Safety, Urges Gov. Newsom to Sign AB 2054 and Other Bills”

“Vision for Democracy” Platform Outlines Concrete Policy Proposals to Realize Truly Representative Democracy

The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights and 150 other civil rights organizations, including the Equal Justice Society, released their policy platform, “Vision for Democracy: Fortifying the Franchise in 2020 and Beyond” today, marking the overwhelming support for comprehensive voting rights reform within the civil rights community. The platform offers concrete policy recommendations toContinue reading ““Vision for Democracy” Platform Outlines Concrete Policy Proposals to Realize Truly Representative Democracy”