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SB Support Letter for Committee on Appropriations

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May 03, 2021

TWW/I-LG supports SB 300, the Sentencing Reform Act of 2021, which will increase fairness in the justice system by reforming California's unjust "felony murder special circumstance" law.

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Apr 12, 2021

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The Great Suppression With Tharon Johnson - Politicology

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Apr 07, 2021

Tharon Johnson, a Democratic political strategist who has worked for Congressman John Lewis and President Barack Obama joins Ron Steslow to examine what’s in Georgia’s new anti-democracy law and understand the dastardly motives and false pretenses being used by Republicans across the country to push similar voter suppression legislation.

SB 2 Support Letter

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Mar 31, 2021

TWW/I-LG supports SB2, the Kenneth Ross Jr. Police Decertification Act of 2021, which would increase accountability for law enforcement officers that commit serious misconduct and violate a person't civil rights.

Cult-like Behavior in Extreme Trump Followers With Steven Hassan and Patrick O'Reilly - Commonwealth Club

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Mar 30, 2021

In a recent article on The Daily Beast, Dr. Steven Hassan refers to the cult leaders’ “playbook” and lists some of the mind-control strategies employed by former President Donald Trump: These include his grandiose claims, his practice of sowing confusion, his demand for absolute loyalty, his tendency to lie and create alternative "facts" and realities, his shunning and belittling of critics and ex-believers, and his cultivating an "us versus them" mindset. Of all these tactics, the "us versus them" mindset is probably one of the most effective. He says that from the moment you are recruited into a cult, you are made to feel special, part of an "inside" group in opposition to unenlightened, unbelieving, dangerous "outsiders."

SB 300 Support Letter

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Mar 31, 2021

TWW/I-LG supports SB 300, the Sentencing Reform Act of 2021, which will increase fairness in the justice system by reforming California's unjust "felony murder special circumstance" law.

Becoming Moral Rebels With Dr. Catherine Sanderson - Politicology

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Mar 10, 2021

Dr. Catherine Sanderson, Poler Family Professor, Chair of Psychology at Amherst College and the author of Why We Act: Turning Bystanders Into Moral Rebels joins host Ron Steslow to analyze why Trump was able to exert control on the Republican party, how to recognize leaders who will stand up for what’s right—and what we can do to become moral rebels.

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Mar 21, 2021

To the Rescue! ACTION NIGHT!

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Mar 10, 2021

Food rescue and Climate change

When the Profit Motive Kills With Anand Giridharadas - Capital isn't

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Feb 25, 2021

The consulting firm McKinsey has agreed to pay nearly $600 million for its role in advising Purdue on how to push opioids sales, even at the cost of human lives. The details of their work are gruesome and should demand self-reflection among all those who work in big business. Has the profit motive gone out of control, and do business schools have a role to play in creating this culture?

Re: California Statement on January 6th Sedition

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Jan 13, 2021

Letter to the Members of the House of Representatives for the State of California

Indivisible groups throughout California call for resignation or removal of 7 CA congressmen who objected to democratic election results 

Good Healthcare Matters: Lessons for the Pandemic

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Feb 17, 2021

Big picture discussion with Dr. Don Berwick about improving healthcare generally and as it relates to Covid - In the bubble