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  • Environmental News Roundup

    Jan 30 2018

    In the fight to end neighborhood oil drilling across Los Angeles’ communities, every small victory is worth celebrating, and every campaign move is an opportunity to highlight the public health challenges that communities face.

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  • My Fight For Youth Justice

    Jan 30 2018

    If someone offered you $100,000 and two years to think deeply about how to solve a big problem, what problem would you tackle? As a recipient of the 2018 Stanton Fellowship, I have just that opportunity.

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  • Liberty Hill Divests From Fossil Fuels

    Jan 09 2018

    In accordance with our dedication to fighting climate change and our belief in a greener future, Liberty Hill is proud to announce that we are divesting entirely from fossil fuels.

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  • SAVE THE DATE: Liberty Hill's Upton Sinclair Awards Dinner

    Dec 05 2017

    Save the Date for Liberty Hill’s Upton Sinclair Awards Dinner on April 19 at The Beverly Hilton and stand with grassroots organizers and donor-activists who are leading the movement for social justice.  Honorees include Congressman John Lewis and Elizabeth Levitt Hirsch. 

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  • Liberty Hill Convenes Key Players on Moving from Youth Incarceration to Diversion

    Nov 09 2017

    On October 30, Liberty Hill convened a group of activists, advocates, foundation representatives and government leaders to a forum on youth justice.

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  • Announcing Liberty Hill's Agenda for a Just Future

    Nov 09 2017

    It’s been one year since election night—one year of heartbreak, outrage, tumultuousness and anything but justice. During the same year, I have witnessed some of the most momentous and moving displays of solidarity and resilience in my lifetime.

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  • Frontlines to Headlines - October 2017

    Oct 26 2017

    Frontlines to Headlines

    A digest of press clips about Liberty Hill & the organizers we support 

    The Los Angeles Times reports that City officials will require the oil drilling site at the intersection of Jefferson and Budlong to adopt strict new rules in order to stay open, including construction of an enclosure to block noise, odor and lights.

     

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  • A Letter from Shane Murphy Goldsmith on Brothers, Sons, Selves

    Oct 04 2017

    When Liberty Hill launched the Brothers, Sons, Selves Coalition in 2011, in partnership with The California Endowment and 12 grassroots community groups, there was a problem we could not ignore: L.A.’s boys and young men of color were in crisis.

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  • Three New Members Join Liberty Hill's Board of Directors

    Oct 04 2017

    Liberty Hill Foundation’s Board of Directors is the guiding force behind our commitment to social justice, providing strategic direction and accountability to continue working on the most pressing issues affecting Angelenos.Liberty Hill Foundation’s Board of Directors is the guiding force behind our commitment to social justice, providing strategic direction and accountability to continue working on the most pressing issues affecting Angelenos.

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  • Frontlines to Headlines - September 2017

    Sep 26 2017

    Frontlines to Headlines

    A digest of press clips about Liberty Hill & the organizers we support

    In 2015 Community Coalition filed a lawsuit against LAUSD over the district’s misuse of funds dedicated to disadvantaged students.

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