Of all the divisions in America, none is as insidious and destructive as racism. In this powerful documentary, the filmmakers, both privileged daughters of the South, who were haunted by their families slave owning pasts, passionately seek the hidden truth and the untold stories of how America—guided by the South’s powerful political influence—steadily, deliberately and at times secretly, established white privilege in our institutions, laws, culture and economy.
At the Nakaoka Community Center, the City of Gardena is hosting a Town Hall Meeting to discuss the new voting experience. Refreshments will be served. For more information, contact the City Clerk’s Office (310) 217-9565.
Lunch with League and hear Laura Lieras, Partnership Specialist with the United States Census talk about Census 2020. Reservation required by Monday, January 13, 2020. Call Maggie at 714-289-1125 or LWVCOCA [at] gmail.com. $27 paid in advance online or check to LWVCOCA, PO Box 10621, Santa Ana CA 92711. $30 at the door. Please remember: a reservation made is a reservation paid.
Come join the LWVO Board Meeting! Hear plans for events, committee work, and budget decisions.
New LWVO Office location!
Located in the Sacred Heart Parish Center. Entrance accessible from parking lot, gate on 41st Street. During school hours, LWVO visitors must check in at Yu Ming Charter School office at 675 41st Street, then walk across playground to LWVO office.
We can't believe how fast the year went but are excited to kick off the New Year with local writer Heidi Swan and her brother Kirk Anderson, in the showing of "A Night In Jail" which depicts the connection between drug abuse, mental illness and homelessness. The movie was directed by award-winning filmmaker and Mira Costa student Ethan Nahlinder.
A series of candidate forums will be held on five consecutive Thursdays starting January 9, at the Eric Rood Government Center in Nevada City. Moderated by the League of Women Voters of Western Nevada County, a nonpartisan organization, the forums are for congressional, state, and local offices to be on the March 3 Primary Election ballot. All official candidates were invited to the forums.