Economic Justice

Courage Campaign fights for an economy that works for everyone, not just the wealthy few.

Tell CA Legislature: Support emergency legislation to prevent next LA gas leak

The massive gas leak in LA's Porter Ranch neighborhood was the worst environmental disaster since the BP oil spill. It further exposed our state’s failed oversight and slow emergency response, the weak laws governing regulation of gas storage facilities that led to this disaster, and our over dependence on fossil fuels and methods of extreme oil extraction. 

Tell the EPA and President Obama: Shut down the Porter Ranch gas leak NOW!

The massive gas leak in Los Angeles is a ticking time bomb that is spiraling out of control and continues to poison local residents with cancer-causing chemicals, while releasing enormous amounts of carbon into the atmosphere. It’s time for our national authorities to step in before it’s too late.

Tell the South Coast Air Quality Management District to shut down the Porter Ranch gas leak NOW!

The South Coast Air Quality Management District -- a local agency that regulates air pollution -- has the authority to shut down the Aliso Canyon Storage Facility responsible for the leak. And we need to raise our voices loud and clear to make sure they SHUT IT DOWN NOW!

Tell Gov. Jerry Brown to declare Porter Ranch gas leak as state of emergency

Los Angeles County has already declared a state of emergency as SoCalGas scrambles to stop the ongoing gas leak at its Aliso Canyon Storage Facility near Porter Ranch. The City Attorney of Los Angeles even filed a lawsuit against SoCalGas for creating “unlivable” conditions. This gas leak is spiraling out of control! 

This is our chance to restore and protect the San Francisco Bay!

The Clean and Healthy Bay ballot initiative may be the greatest opportunity in a generation for Bay Area residents to create a healthy and sustainable future for our children and grandchildren.

SIGN THE PETITION: stop the war on working class Americans

The Koch brothers' war on the middle class continues. This time, their aim is to cripple public sector unions across the country. 

We refuse to sit by and let this happen.  

SIGN THE PETITION: Ask California’s leaders to provide IMMEDIATE relief to 4 million people without access to water

Four million people in California are without reliable access to safe, clean, and affordable drinking water. That’s more people than ALL of Los Angeles.

Demand the attacks against Planned Parenthood be classified as domestic terrorism!

Since videos falsely demonizing Planned Parenthood were released in July, there have been a series of violent, politically-motivated attacks on Planned Parenthood clinic across the nation. 

Tell the CPUC to stop the attack on rooftop solar!

Big Energy -- Southern California Edison, Pacific Gas & Electric and San Diego Gas & Electric -- is trying to take down rooftop solar in California, and we need your help to stop it. They just filed a crippling proposal with the state's utility regulator, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), that would make it harder and more expensive to go solar. The CPUC has the power to stop this proposal in its tracks, but they must hear from you!

SIGN THE PETITION: Ban bottled water at Golden Gate National Parks

Nestlé, Coca-Cola and other corporations are making a huge profit off of trashing the most beautiful lands in America.

That's why there's a growing movement across the country to make all national parks bottled-water free. And Golden Gate National Recreation Area (GGNRA) -- which includes Golden Gate Park, Alcatraz Island, Muir Woods National Monument, and other iconic places in the Bay Area -- could be next in line. 

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