California Voters Support Affirmative Action, Says New Survey

California voters in all racial groups support affirmative action, according to a report released today by the National Asian American Survey (NAAS). That is a significant change from 1996 when 55 percent of the state’s voters supported Prop 209, which ended affirmative policies in public employment, contracting and education in California, said Karthick Ramakrishnan, survey [...]
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We’ve Got a Great Gala in Store for You!

We’re excited to welcome our sponsors and guests at our gala tomorrow night, Saturday, Sept. 13, at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Theater on 700 Howard Street in San Francisco. Check out this email for short videos of our chats with the four gala honorees, recognition of our sponsors, and a preview of our silent auction [...]
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Civil Rights Groups File Administrative Complaint Against Kern High School District and Kern County Office of Education

The Equal Justice Society joined a group of civil rights organizations in an administrative complaint filed today with the California Department of Education demanding that it directly intervene and investigate the illegal school funding allocations of over six million dollars by the Kern High School District and the Kern County Office of Education. California Rural Legal Assistance, [...]
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