Southern California

Fighting Hate, Teaching Tolerance and Seeking Justice with the Southern Poverty Law Center

Come hear the co-founder of the Southern Poverty Law Center, Joseph J. Levin, Jr. speak at Temple Isaiah. Mr. Levin will begin with a brief history of the work of SPLC and then devote time to the current landscape of hate crimes, anti-Semitism, and the ongoing pursuit of justice on behalf of vulnerable communities.

L.A.’s Housing Crisis and the March 7th Election: A Community Conversation

Homelessness is on the ballot in March.  Measures H and S could both have a profound impact on homelessness in L.A.—Measure H is unprecedented for the scope of services it will provide to the homeless if passed, and Measure S is threatening to exacerbate homelessness and thwart implementation of JJJ and HHH, which passed with overwhelming voter support last November.  Measures H and S are complex and confusing.  Conflicting information about them abounds.  Join us for this rare opportunity for a commu