The tragic events in Charlottesville, Va. awoke Angelenos — and all Americans — to the urgency of protecting the ideas of equality and justice that make us who we are. Hate and intolerance may be part of our history, but they have no place in our lives today, tomorrow, or in our children’s future. Each one of us has the power to strengthen these values of tolerance and understanding, and we’ve created this easy-to-use action center with some ideas for reaching out in L.A.
LISTEN TO YOUR HEART, SHOW COMPASSION
FILL YOUR MIND WITH NEW IDEAS AND PERSPECTIVES
- Discover L.A.’s history of progressive movements from the perspective of marginalized groups
- Head to Watts and learn about the struggle for racial equality
- Counteract bias and bigotry by attending workshops and lectures hosted by the Anti-Defamation League
- Meet a former white supremacist to learn how he left hate behind