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Return Dr. Iris Stevenson to Crenshaw High School NOW!

Return Dr. Iris Stevenson to Crenshaw High School NOW!

SIGN THE PETITION! The Los Angeles school district has placed world-renowned music teacher Dr. Stevenson in teacher jail on secret charges related to taking Crenshaw High School’s choir to perform before President Obama. STOP LAUSD’s policy of driving out its most beloved and successful teachers! Return Dr. Iris Stevenson to her Post as Head of [...]

March 16, 2014 Ronald Cruz Featured, Fighting Racism, Labor Movement, Magnet Schools, Magnet Schools, Public Education, Saving Art & Music, Social Justice, Stop School Closings Comments Off on Return Dr. Iris Stevenson to Crenshaw High School NOW!

MARCH Saturday, June 8 for Justice for Terry Laffitte, Murdered by L.A. County Sheriffs

MARCH Saturday, June 8 for Justice for Terry Laffitte, Murdered by L.A. County Sheriffs

Flyer en español (PDF) Justice for Terry Laffitte! – Murdered by LA County Sheriffs Jail the Killer Cops! A Badge is Not a License to Kill! Release the Officers’ Names to the Public NOW! Stop the Police Cover-Up of Terry’s Murder! Education, Jobs, and Opportunities – Not Police Murder and Terror Stop the Reconstitution and [...]

June 6, 2013 Ronald Cruz Featured, Fighting Racism, Police Brutality, Public Education, Social Justice Comments Off on MARCH Saturday, June 8 for Justice for Terry Laffitte, Murdered by L.A. County Sheriffs

VIDEO: Univision coverage of Berkeley BAMN press conference to save National Dream University

VIDEO: Univision coverage of Berkeley BAMN press conference to save National Dream University

Watch the Univision coverage (in Spanish) Univision story with English subtitles BAMN at UC-Berkeley held a press conference Thursday, September 20 demanding that the UC system restore UCLA’s National Dream University. Sign and share the online petition. [...]

September 24, 2012 Ronald Cruz Dream Act, Featured, Fighting Racism, Immigrants Rights, Public Education, Sanctuary, Social Justice Comments Off on VIDEO: Univision coverage of Berkeley BAMN press conference to save National Dream University

LA Student Walkout Points the Way to Victory!

LA Student Walkout Points the Way to Victory!

300 Bravo Magnet High School Students March Out of School on Tuesday and Protest at LAUSD Board Meeting   Students send a loud and clear message that attacks on LAUSD’s opportunities for high quality and integrated education will not be tolerated   Magnet School/Integration and Busing Programs saved from chopping block, for now   See [...]

December 16, 2011 Adam Lerman Magnet Schools, Public Education 1

L.A. High School Students Walkout to Save Magnet Schools!

L.A. High School Students Walkout to Save Magnet Schools!

WALKOUT!  SIT-IN!  FIGHT BACK! TO SAVE LA’s MAGNET SCHOOL/INTEGRATION AND BUSING PROGRAMS! This is a call to action from Bravo High students and BAMN to all LAUSD students:  Stand up & Defend our Magnet Schools and Integrated Public Education.  We intend to act on December 13th no matter what, but our struggle will be immeasurably [...]

December 13, 2011 Adam Lerman Magnet Schools, Public Education Comments Off on L.A. High School Students Walkout to Save Magnet Schools!

LA students gear up for Day of Action to overturn Prop 209

LA students gear up for Day of Action to overturn Prop 209

Restoring Affirmative Action in California Students, activists, teachers, professors, elected officials, civil rights groups and others are gearing up for the November 2nd Day of Action to Overturn Prop 209 and Restore Affirmative Action in California. Shian Brandolino (right), BAMN student organizer at King/Drew Medical Magnet High School in Los Angeles is leading up the [...]

October 18, 2011 BAMN Affirmative Action Comments Off on LA students gear up for Day of Action to overturn Prop 209