Updated July 3, 2019: We had a great, spirited protest in El Cerrito on June 29 - nearly 200 people showed up to chant, sing, hold signs and banners, and take direct action to fight for immigrant justice. El Cerrito mayor Rochelle Pardue-Okimoto also spoke about El Cerrito's Sanctuary City status, reaffirming that "families belong … Continue reading Show UP for immigrant justice!
Rosemary Jordan and Katie Cameron contributed to this article Thousands of people nationwide at more than 300 events on April 4 took to the streets to send a LOUD & CLEAR message to Attorney General William "Cover-up" Barr that we demand the immediate release of the full Mueller report and all supporting evidence. The previous night's news that … Continue reading East Bay rallies: Release the Report!
Deadline: ASAP and every day until the complete report is released - Update Monday April 1: The national Trump Is Not Above the Law coalition is moving forward with the #ReleaseTheReport day of action on this April 4. If you haven't already, find and RSVP to attend a Nobody Is Above the Law rapid response rally near you. You'll get … Continue reading Release the full Mueller report
On June 14, more than 200 people from all corners of the Bay Area streamed to El Cerrito to protest the administration's inhumane policy of separating children from their parents at the southern border. Filling all corners of the large intersection, we chanted, sang, and cheered for the clenched fists raised in solidarity and supportive honks … Continue reading Families Belong Together Rally 6/14/18
El Cerrito Shows Up, a weekly rally held next to a busy intersection where El Cerrito, Richmond, and Albany converge, was sparked by the fury and grief that erupted after a white supremacist murdered Heather Heyer in Charlottesville, Virginia. Buoyed by the outpouring of strength and solace many felt from coming together at a candlelight … Continue reading El Cerrito Shows Up: Join Us!