This past Tuesday, November 14th, dozens of people gathered outside the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce building outside of downtown Los Angeles, where CA-34 District Representative Jimmy Gomez holds an office, holding candles, signs, and flags for Palestine.
The rally, organized by Unión del Barrio alongside the Raza Educators Los Angeles, featured statements from teachers and students alike as well as from other supporters calling for an immediate ceasefire in Gaza.
You can also learn more through UdB’s Press Release, handed out at the rally and copied below.
Teach-in Event for All
On Saturday, November 26th, 2023, Unión del Barrio and the Raza Educators are also holding a teach-in for Los Angeles. Register here.
Today in the U.S. Capitol Michigan Democratic Representative Rashida Tlaib, the sole Palestinian-American member of Congress, held a news conference alongside Rabbis for Peace and several colleagues calling for an immediate ceasefire in Gaza.
Rabbis for Ceasefire & Members of Congress Hold Press Conference at US Capitol https://t.co/fKQAdnbnLc— IfNotNow🔥 (@IfNotNowOrg) November 13, 2023