Like you, I have committed my career to fighting for justice, equity and democracy for workers, low-income people, communities of color and the broader electorate. We don't do this work for acclaim or fame, but out of a deep sense of duty and responsibility to the communities we come from and serve. As I enter the second month of my second year at Oakland Rising, I am honored to share some humbling news that we hope will bring greater awareness and attention to the amazing work and accomplishments of Oakland Rising.
I have the honor of being the (Robert) Redford Center 2010 Art of Activism Award Recipient. On November 11th, the Redford Center will host a special award ceremony with Newark Mayor, Corey Booker at the Sundance Kabuki Cinema in San Francisco. Read more »