L.A. Times Op-Ed: California has to get ethnic studies right to support Black LGBTQ+ youth

By Sikivu Hutchinson, from L.A. Times Bucking the reactionary furor over social justice education, all California students will finally have the opportunity to learn American history beyond the standard narratives of heroic straight white males (and a handful of exceptional people of color). Per the state guidelines, core ethnic studies themes focus on identity, history, systems…

Women’s Leadership Project Receives 2021 Outstanding Youth Initiative Award for Domestic Violence Prevention

WLP was awarded the Purple Ribbon award by DomesticShelters.org, Theresa’s Fund for Outstanding Youth Initiative of 2021. The award is an annual recognition from national experts in the domestic violence field “honoring the countless heroes of the domestic violence movement, including advocates, programs, shelters, survivors and members of the community support system”.