Teachers and students rally outside of CA Assemblymember Jimmy Gomez’s office, calling for a ceasefire in Gaza and an end to the occupation of Palestine

This past Tuesday, November 14th, dozens of people gathered outside the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce building outside of downtown Los Angeles, 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.

To hear from the speakers, check out our Live Broadcast from the event. You can also learn more through UdB’s Press Release, handed out at the rally and copied below.

On Saturday, November 26th, 2023, the organizations are also holding a teach-in for Los Angeles.

A flyer for an upcoming teach-in by the Association of Raza Educators and Unión del Barrio on Saturday, November 26th, 2023