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    FAITH AND COMMUNITY LEADERS JOIN IN SOLIDARITY TO CALL FOR PRAYER AND COMPASSION FOR CHILD REFUGEES FLEEING VIOLENCE IN CENTRAL AMERICA

    FAITH AND COMMUNITY LEADERS JOIN IN SOLIDARITY TO CALL FOR PRAYER AND COMPASSION FOR CHILD REFUGEES FLEEING VIOLENCE IN CENTRAL AMERICA Press Conference held on Tuesday afternoon July 8 at Museum of Social Justice Local leaders provided eyewitness accounts of their visit Tuesday morning to the temporary shelter at Port Hueneme in Ventura that houses [...]

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    July Birthdays

    Please join us celebrating the birthdays of these notable figures and applaud them for their work in Social Justice. Walter Francis White (July 1, 1893)             Walter White was mixed with African and European ancestry. His dominant features were light skin, blonde hair, and blue eyes. Interestingly, he could have used his European features to [...]

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    Exodus Exhibit ~ Coming Fall 2014

     The Museum of Social Justice is extremely proud to present its second exhibition, Exodus.  It is a photographic exhibition based on the book of the same name authored by Julian Cardona and Charles Bowden, and published in 2008 by University of Texas Press.  The book documents the forced modern-day exodus of people from Mexico to [...]

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    L.A. Heritage Day

    On April 27th the Museum of Social Justice participated in L.A. Heritage Day, which took place at the historic Pico House and on the Plaza at El Pueblo Historical Monument. Interns Daisy Herrera (California State University, Los Angeles) and Nick Manning (UCLA) spent the day sharing the history of social justice activism in and around [...]

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    Welcome Father Richard Estrada!

    On March 31, 2014 Museum of Social Justice Board of Directors President, Norma Kachigian and Executive Director, Leonora Barron welcomed new board member, Father Richard Estrada to his first board meeting. Father Richard Estrada was born and raised as a Roman Catholic in East Los Angeles. Catholic grammar and high school kept Father Estrada from [...]

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    Protect Our Families-Save Our Children Campaign

    April 10, 2014 Honorable Invitee Community Organization: Honorable Clergy: Honorable Public Official: Esteemed Friends: We invite you to join us, the Protect Our Families-Save Our Children Campaign, in the commemoration and celebration of Day of the Children this April 30th and hear the voices of the children who will give testimony of the great tragedy that [...]

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    Mission is Possible Award

    On February 8, 2014 Museum of Social Justice board members Leonora Barron, Betty Huebner, Joe Rodriguez, and Keith Rice attended the United Methodist West District Leadership Training workshop at Holman UMC to accept the Museum’s Mission is Possible Award. The museum along with 13 other organizations received the award for the work they are doing [...]

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    Integrated Learning Class: OTIS College of Art and Design – 2014

    On January 28th, 2014 board members, Leonora Barron, Keith Rice, Greg Ramirez, and Trey Basket welcomed Otis Professor Adam Berg and his class to the Museum of Social Justice. This is the second year the Museum of Social Justice has collaborated with the Otis College of Art and Design. The Integrated Learning Program provides all [...]

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FAITH AND COMMUNITY LEADERS JOIN IN SOLIDARITY TO CALL FOR PRAYER AND COMPASSION FOR CHILD REFUGEES FLEEING VIOLENCE IN CENTRAL AMERICA

FAITH AND COMMUNITY LEADERS JOIN IN SOLIDARITY TO CALL FOR PRAYER AND COMPASSION FOR CHILD REFUGEES FLEEING VIOLENCE IN CENTRAL AMERICA Press Conference held on Tuesday afternoon July 8 at Museum of Social Justice Local leaders provided eyewitness accounts of their visit Tuesday morning to the temporary shelter at Port Hueneme in Ventura that houses [...]

Caltrans Cinco de Mayo

The Museum of Social Justice was invited to participate in Caltrans District Seven’s first annual Cinco de Mayo celebration on Monday May 5, 2014, in the courtyard of their headquarters in downtown Los Angeles. Executive Director, Leonora Barron and board members, Greg Ramirez and Keith Rice were on hand to discuss the mission of the [...]

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Mayor’s Mother’s Day Celebration

On May 10,2014 board secretary; Betty Venegas-Huebner was invited to attend Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Mother’s Day Celebration at the San Antonio Winery. Betty had a wonderful time as can be seen by her photos.