ALL POLITICS IS LOCAL
Citizens, Rise! is a civic engagement group dedicated to Community, Knowledge, and Action. We connect our local community to experts so we can all be active and well-informed citizens.
Topics & Actions: Muslim Americans and refugees in Trump’s administration: Executive Orders passed, upcoming legislation, what we’re doing locally and how you can get involved. Take ACTION that night!
- May 15: Working America and how to get involved in canvassing in red and purple districts, specifically CA-10 and CA-21; a legislative advocate from Committee for Green Foothills led an environmental advocacy training
- April 17: NRDC and The Sierra Club on greenhouse emissions, California’s water problems and solutions, and why California may be the beacon of hope in an administration hostile to environmental protection
- March 27: ELECTION INTEGRITY with Brent Turner of CAVO, Pedro Hernandez of FairVote, and Erik Johnson of We the People
Tues. March 7: Shahid Buttar of the Electronic Frontier Foundation: Electronic Surveillance, Law Enforcement and Your Digital Privacy
See Calendar for full list of events.