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Dec 10 – Human Rights Day – Community Action for Refugees

December 10th is Human Rights Day! Join the Partnership for the Advancement of New Americans – PANA and 20 other organizations 5pm downtown at the Waterfront Park (by the County admin building) to demonstrate support for refugees! County Center/ Little Italy trolley stop (Green line) MTS buses 280 / 923 / 83 We will be gathering as a […]

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Nov 16 – Treatment of Woman in Politics in Traditional and Social Media

Online harassment and cyber-bullying has been in the news over the last few weeks after the organizers of the annual South by Southwest Interactive (SXSW) conference canceled two panels after receiving threats of physical violence. It was not until two high-profile, online media companies Buzzfeed and Vox, announced they would pull out of the conference over the […]

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Raise Up San Diego Endorsement Vote

At our October meeting we heard from Norma Rodriguez, (and some members of CPI) about the opportunity on next year’s June ballot for San Diegans to overturn Mayor Faulconer’s veto and increase the minimum wage. The measure was originally proposed by Council President Todd Gloria and supported by Council President Pro Tem Sherri Lighter and Councilmembers Marti Emerald […]

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Veterans Club Shows Good Judgement in Finding Three Candidates for San Diego City Council District 9 ‘Highly Qualified’

Last month the Veterans Democratic Club of San Diego displayed interesting contrasts in resolving conflicts between Democratic candidates vying for the same seat. Many of us awoke on Saturday September 19, 2015 to read in the LA Times that Toni Atkins is challenging incumbent State Senator Marty Block for the 39 Senate District. It is being seen as a sad day when the San […]

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Oct 24 – Women’s Hackathon @ Cal State San Marcos

The 12-hour semi-annual event is open to all female high school and college students, who will work collaboratively to design a website, game, or mobile app that addresses a selected real world challenge. No prior programming experience is required and registration is free. ​There may be up to 6 people in a team. Prior to the […]

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Do you stand with Planned Parenthood?

California Democrats stand strong with Planned Parenthood against the latest outrageous wave of GOP attacks on women’s health care. In fact, just this past weekend at our latest CDP Executive Board meeting, delegates passed a resolution supporting Planned Parenthood’s mission of providing confidential, nonjudgmental health care and education to millions of women and men all […]