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Breaking California’s “Third Rail”

A new report “BREAKING CALIFORNIA’S THIRD RAIL: A Reflection on Accomplishments, Lessons Learned, and the Road Ahead” summarizes the incredible range of activities waged by the Schools and Communities First (Prop 15) campaign and shares the key lessons from the 2020 election. The report also contains exciting analysis on voter turnout, as well as insightful polling…

Resources for an Anti-Racist Future

This is a growing list of resources, which includes a list of Black-centered organizations where folx may support local organizing efforts, follow on social media, or donate to. The list is organized by location with a majority of organizations based in California. A few educational resources are also shared below, including terms in other languages…

Election Protections for Nov. 2020

In coalition with advocacy, labor, immigration, women’s health, youth and environmental organizations as well as our grassroots anchor organizations, California Calls commends the governor’s Executive Order issued on May 8, 2020 as an important first step in implementing general election protections. Here is a statement from our President Anthony Thigpenn: “California Calls thanks Governor Newsom…