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BAMN demands right to put UC-Berkeley administrators, police on trial for brutality against ‘Occupy Cal’

BAMN demands right to put UC-Berkeley administrators, police on trial for brutality against ‘Occupy Cal’

On July 27, 2015, BAMN filed a brief in its lawsuit representing 21 plaintiffs suing UC-Berkeley administrators, University of California Police Department (UCPD), and Alameda County Sheriff’s Office, demanding the right to put them on trial for attempting to suppress the new student and civil rights movement by unleashing police brutality against the “Occupy Cal” protest [...]

July 31, 2015 BAMN Affirmative Action, Featured, Fighting Racism, Occupy Movement, Police Brutality, Public Education, Social Justice 0

Video: BAMN v Jennifer Gratz on Affirmative Action

Video: BAMN v Jennifer Gratz on Affirmative Action

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May 1, 2014 BAMN Affirmative Action, Fighting Racism, Immigrants Rights, Public Education, Social Justice 0

Statement from BAMN Plaintiffs on SCOTUS Ruling in Schuette v. BAMN

Statement from BAMN Plaintiffs on SCOTUS Ruling in Schuette v. BAMN

STATEMENT FROM THE BAMN PLAINTIFFS ON THE SUPREME COURT’S RULING IN SCHUETTE V COALITION TO DEFEND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION, INTEGRATION AND IMMIGRANT RIGHTS AND FIGHT FOR EQUALITY BY ANY MEANS NECESSARY Shanta Driver, national chairperson of BAMN, the Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, Integration and Immigrant Rights and Fight for Equality By Any Means Necessary, was [...]

April 22, 2014 BAMN Affirmative Action, Fighting Racism, Immigrants Rights, Public Education, Social Justice 0

Protest UC President Napolitano’s Visit to UC Berkeley!

Protest UC President Napolitano’s Visit to UC Berkeley!

Thursday, Feb. 13, 10:00AM at Sutardja Dai Hall (northside, where she has conferences from 11am-5pm) Remove Janet Napolitano as UC President and replace her with a great educator. Defend public education! Stop the privatization of the UC’s! Full citizenship rights for undocumented immigrants! Pass the Federal DREAM Act. Double underrepresented minority enrollment at UC Berkeley [...]

February 9, 2014 Ronald Cruz Affirmative Action, Climate Change, Dream Act, Featured, Fighting Racism, Immigrants Rights, Public Education, Social Justice 0

Petition Against Racism at UM: Defend Affirmative Action, Minority Political Rights, and Immigrant Rights

Petition Against Racism at UM: Defend Affirmative Action, Minority Political Rights, and Immigrant Rights

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January 27, 2014 BAMN Affirmative Action, Fighting Racism, Public Education, Social Justice 0

Oct. 15th March for Affirmative Action & Minority Political Rights: Video, Pics, Transcript & News Articles

Oct. 15th March for Affirmative Action & Minority Political Rights: Video, Pics, Transcript & News Articles

Click HERE to listen to audio of Supreme Court Hearing Media Coverage: Buzzfeed MLive NBC [...]

October 22, 2013 BAMN Affirmative Action, Dream Act, Fighting Racism, Immigrants Rights, Social Justice 0

Sponsor a Student to March on the U.S. Supreme Court on October 15th!

Sponsor a Student to March on the U.S. Supreme Court on October 15th!

Restore Affirmative Action, Stop the Attack on Minority Political Rights, & Win Full Citizenship Rights for All Immigrants Fight to Win an Expansion of Equality and Integration! Full Citizenship Rights for All Immigrants! Pass the Federal Dream Act! On October 15th, the United States Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on the constitutional challenge filed [...]

September 24, 2013 BAMN Affirmative Action, Fighting Racism, Immigrants Rights, Social Justice 2

BAMN’s Brief to the U.S. Supreme Court: Overturn Michigan’s Ban on Affirmative Action

BAMN’s Brief to the U.S. Supreme Court: Overturn Michigan’s Ban on Affirmative Action

Our Legal Case: The BAMN Brief [Excerpts from the Introduction with legal citations extracted] Click HERE for a copy of the full brief This case is about the protection of the political rights and educational futures of black, Latina/o and other minority residents under the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment during the period [...]

September 8, 2013 BAMN Affirmative Action, Featured, Fighting Racism, Immigrants Rights, Social Justice 0

50th Anniversary March in Washington to Realize Dr. King’s Dream!

50th Anniversary March in Washington to Realize Dr. King’s Dream!

If you would like to join the BAMN contingent, fill out the form below:   [...]

August 1, 2013 Ronald Cruz 2013 50th Anniversary March on Washington, Affirmative Action, Dream Act, Featured, Fighting Racism, Immigrants Rights, Labor Movement, Public Education, Social Justice 0

VIDEO: BAMN responds to Supreme Court decision to hear BAMN’s affirmative-action lawsuit “Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action”

VIDEO: BAMN responds to Supreme Court decision to hear BAMN’s affirmative-action lawsuit “Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action”

On the morning of the Supreme Court’s announcement to hear BAMN’s challenge to state anti-affirmative-action bans, BAMN held press conferences in Detroit, MI, Berkeley CA, and Los Angeles CA welcoming the decision and calling on the new civil rights and immigrant rights movement to march on Washington April 10 for immigrant rights and on the [...]

March 31, 2013 Ronald Cruz Affirmative Action, Featured, Fighting Racism, Immigrants Rights, Public Education, Social Justice 0