Criminal Justice

Student Rally Against Educational Racism | Slideshow

Slideshow Date: 
Sep 29 2009

No Tickets on School Grounds!

On Monday, September 28th, dozens of students, parents and members of the Community Rights Campaign urged LAUSD Board Member

Lissett Lazo: Student Leader Reflects on "Truancy Ticket" Rally

"Teachers, Not Tickets!" Even though it's been well over two hours ago, I still feel the energy of today's rally! It was so inspiring to see all of the dedicated students that took their day off of school from Westchester High and Cleveland High and came out to support the Community Rights Campaign!

Alejandra Lemus: Student Leader Reflects on "Truancy Ticket" Rally

We had students from Westchester and Cleveland High School organizing and helping folks make phone calls to Board member Galatzan. It was inspiring to see the students from coming out of Manual Arts High School (off Vermont and King) asking questions about our campaign and making calls to Galatzan. The energy on the street was great and the drum and chant crew just made everyone even more pumped up.

Student Rally Against Educational Racism: No Tickets on School Grounds!

On Monday, September 28th, dozens of students, parents and members of the Community Rights Campaign urged LAUSD Board Member Tamar Galatzan through phone calls and petitions to withdraw her motion in support of expanding Los Angeles Municipal Code 45.04...

Rally Against Tickets on School Grounds! End Pre-Prisoning!

Date from/to: 
Sep 28 2009 - 3:00pm - Sep 28 2009 - 4:00pm

Location

Corner of Vermont and KingLos Angeles
United States
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An Open Letter to LAUSD Board Member Tamar Galatzan From Teachers and School Administration

We, the undersigned, join with Community Rights Campaign in urging you to withdraw your motion in support of expanding Los Angeles Municipal Code (LAMC) 45.04 to allow police officers to cite students on public school grounds.  We are very concerned about the negative impacts that expanding the jurisdiction of law enforcement to address issues of school discipline will have on our students and school communities.

An Open Letter to LAUSD Board Member Tamar Galatzan To Withdraw Her Motion to Expand Los Angeles Municipal Code 45.04

We, the undersigned, join with the Community Rights Campaign in urging you to withdraw your motion in support of expanding Los Angeles Municipal Code (LAMC) 45.04 to allow police officers to cite students on public school grounds.  We are very concerned about the negative impacts that expanding the jurisdiction of law enforcement to address issues of school discipline will have on our students and school communities.

Daytime Curfew Tickets on School Campus Will Further Pre-Prison LAUSD Youth

On Tuesday, September 22, the Community Rights Campaign will be urging the Neighborhoods and Education Committee of the Los Angeles City Council to oppose the motion to amend Los Angeles Municipal Code 45.04 (LaBonge-Parks) being considered at 3:30pm.