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The resistance is local: Jews fight for an affordable Los Angeles

June 8, 2017

Progressives in Los Angeles have a plan to make housing affordable — and Jewish Angelenos are showing up to help make it happen. We’ve turned our attention to the linkage fee, as well as other state policies to protect vulnerable tenants and incentivize affordable housing.

Bend the Arc Named One of the 50 Most Innovative Jewish Organizations by Slingshot 2017

Bend the Arc | June 6, 2017

Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice is proud to be selected in the 2017 Slingshot Guide, and thrilled to be part of the amazing community of the hundreds of innovative Jewish organizations included in the Guide over the past eleven years who continue to create positive change in the Jewish community.

Our next fight in California: What you need to know

Bend the Arc | May 24, 2017

The decision for Bend the Arc leaders in California was unanimous: Money bail reform is the criminal justice issue we are mobilizing for. 

Southern California Newsletter Spring 2017

Southern California | May 19, 2017

This week, Los Angeles City voters passed Charter Amendment C, a dangerous ballot measure that weakens police accountability in our city. Though the police union succeeded in passing Amendment C, we are proud to have stood with Black Lives Matter LA, the ACLU of Southern California, and the rest of the #NoOnC coalition to educate and mobilize the Jewish community in support of justice for victims of police violence.

Have you heard about Amendment C in LA?

Bend the Arc | May 9, 2017

Jewish Angelenos have the opportunity next Tuesday to defeat Amendment C here in LA — a measure on the ballot in our city election that has the potential to weaken accountability for the LAPD, and to deny justice for victims of police violence.