Ella's Voice

Welcome to the blog of the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights! This is where we share reflections from the movement to end mass incarceration and criminalization, analysis on criminal, economic, and racial justice issues, and updates on our work. Please read, share, and comment.

This morning, Toxic Twins: Soiling the Southland was released-  a new Los Angeles-specific report by the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights and the California Environmental...
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This Saturday, on the anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s I Have a Dream Speech, conservatives will gather for a “Restoring Honor” rally at the foot of the Lincoln Memorial. For the Tea Party crowd to...
94 years ago today, Congress signed the National Park Service Organic Act, which created the National Park Service. Today, the...
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5 years ago, Americans were flooded by horrifying images of the Gulf Coast underwater in the aftermath of Katrina. We saw families on rooftops, just inches from the water. Now, similar images are coming out of Pakistan. As...
4 million homeless. 8 million in need of urgent humanitarian care.  20 million total people affected. Pakistan ...
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