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MRT Invests in the Next Generation

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Eight years ago Cassandra Chase, founder of the literacy-oriented non-profit Read Lead, attended a meeting of the Empowerment Congress (EC). Fast forward and today she leads the EC, one of the region’s largest entities dedicated to grassroots participatory government. Founded […]

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Supported by the grassroots

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There are many reasons why Mark Ridley-Thomas is supported for City Council by grassroots activists, nurses, environmental groups, and the L.A. County Young Democrats. Here are a few: ✅ Mark stepped forward to take action on the homelessness crisis at the […]

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Ridley-Thomas fights for change

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As a community organizer, civil rights activist, educator and elected leader, Mark Ridley-Thomas has been at the forefront of the movement to hold law enforcement agencies accountable for excessive use of force, police violence, and police brutality. He stood up […]

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2 days until election

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We are in the final push until the election. The team has been working hard, going door to door and calling voters, and we need your help for the final days. Can we count on you to volunteer? GOTV Canvas […]

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Thank You Planned Parenthood for Your Support!

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With the upcoming elections sparking conversation over the cost and quality of health care, ensuring access to reproductive care is a growing concern. Barriers to care are going up in state after state, while much-needed services becoming less, and not […]

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Aura Vasquez’ Oil Money

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Aura Vasquez says she doesn’t take oil money. But is that true? Let’s look behind her pledge on paper and examine her campaign’s funding pipeline. Although she signed a pledge not to take fossil fuel donations, Vasquez has accepted the […]

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