• Con Safos Founder & Managing Editor, Ralph “Rafas” Lopez Grijalva-Urbina Visits

    The museum was pleased to welcome Ralph “Rafas” Lopez Grijalva-Urbina, founder and managing editor of Con Safos: Reflections of Life in the Barrio.  Our interns were excited to have the opportunity to him and to hear about the creation of Con Safos. It was the first time that Rafas visited the museum and saw the exhibition.


    Please join us in celebrating the birthdays of these notable figures and applaud them for their work in Social Justice. *The Museum of Social Justice would like to hear from you! If there is a notable figure who should be recognized in our Monthly Birthday posts, please feel free to email info@museumofsocialjustice.org. Helen Caldicott (August […]

  • Upcoming Exhibition: Hugo Crosthwaite: In Memoriam Los Angeles

    Hugo Crosthwaite: In Memoriam Los Angeles  September 6, 2017 – February 25, 2018 Artist Hugo Crosthwaite will produce a new mural at the Museum of Social Justice while visitors watch.  The mural will wrap the gallery walls and will only be complete for a matter of weeks before the artist paints it out, bit by […]

  • 6th Annual Tardeada Celebrating Hugo Crosthwaite: In Memoriam Los Angeles

    6TH ANNUAL TARDEADA Celebrating Hugo Crosthwaite: In Memoriam Los Angeles  September 30, 2017 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM LUMINARIAS 3500 RAMONA BLVD MONTEREY PARK, CA 91754 For tickets & sponsorship information click here.

  • Con Safos: Reflections of Life in the Barrio – Founding Members

    Museum of Social Justice & UCLA History Corps Intern, Franklin Spencer had the opportunity to speak with two of the original founding members of Con Safos: Reflections of Life the Barrio magazine, Antonio Gomez (left) and editor-in-chief, Arturo Flores (center).  Spencer (right) gained a firsthand view of the Moratorium and the death of Los Angeles […]

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Exodus Gala 2014 ~ Thank You

The Board of Directors of the Museum of Social Justice would like to express our gratitude to everyone who attended our annual gala on October 17, 2014. We sincerely appreciate the support of all our guests, volunteers, and our honorees. We would also like to thank Joe and Evarato and the entire staff at El […]

LA as Subject Meeting

On August 19, 2014 the Museum of Social Justice was proud to be the host of the bi-monthly LA as Subject meeting. The MSJ has been a member of LA as Subject for a year and many of the attendees were not aware of our existence, but were really excited to attend the meeting in […]

Children Over Politics, Fasting for Children Campaign

Come down and meet immigration advocate Yamilez and other young activists as they fast in solidarity with Central American children refugees. Where: Museum of Social Justice115 Paseo de la Plaza, Los Angeles, CA, 90012 (on Olvera Street),and Father Serra Park (site of the activists’ encampment) When: July 21,22,23, 24 at 5pm;the 25th at 12pm And […]