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Abundant Housing LA Action Fund Endorses MRT!

“Ridley-Thomas recognizes that the housing crisis is the product not only of momentary shortage, but of decades of bad practices and planning that will require structural changes to address. Among his priorities will be making housing more affordable and easier […]

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An Enduring Partnership for Good

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Many moons ago, Mark Thomas married Avis Ridley. Their marriage wasn’t a surprise to friends who had known them since they were high school student leaders, but what did raise eyebrows was that not only did Avis take her husband’s […]

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Good Luck, Senator Harris!

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Tonight the nation will tune in to see Senator Kamala Harris debate Vice President Mike Pence. It’s not an overstatement to say that perhaps never before has there been as much interest in a vice-presidential debate as there is in […]

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MRT and Prof. Cornel West Event 10/6

Join Prof. Cornel West and Mark Ridley-Thomas for a Get Out the Vote Facebook Live conversation on Tuesday, October 6th at 3pm. They’ll discuss what’s at stake, voter suppression tactics and how we can win in November. Click Here to […]

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“Vote like your ancestors died for it”

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A t-shirt popular with millennials right now that says everything that needs to be said about this coming election: “Vote like your ancestors died for it.” Really there’s no better way to put it. Because whether your family are recent […]

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Sharp Focus

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In the first debate ahead of the November 3rd general election, the priorities and differences between the two candidates, Mark Ridley-Thomas and Grace Yoo, came into sharp focus. This was most apparent on the issues of law enforcement accountability and […]

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CD 10 Candidates’ Forum

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Hear from MRT ahead of the November 3rd election! Please join us at the first virtual candidates’ forum for the November 3rd election. During the Zoom event, audience members will be able to submit their questions on the issues directly […]

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The race to November 3rd is on!

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The Mark Ridley-Thomas for City Council, District 10 Campaign officially kicked into high gear this weekend, with a Zoom rally attended by over 300 allies, supporters, friends and volunteers. Hosted by KJLH radio star Dominique DiPrima, the #MRTforCD10 event was […]

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Ready for Action!

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Now that we have officially kicked off the campaign, we are ready to Get Out The Vote! As you heard from our speakers, now is the time to build a broad coalition and elect a leader with the vision and experience […]

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