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August 28, 2017

Rainbow PUSH & MALDEF

MEDIA ADVISORY

August 24, 2017 

Rainbow PUSH & MALDEF

  

 

 

CHICAGO:  In a united move to expose the unfairness of the Trump administration’s policies on a variety of anti-Civil Rights issues, the Rainbow PUSH Coalition is co-hosting a press conference with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF) 12 noon, Friday, August 25th, at the MALDEF headquarters, 634 S. Spring St., 1st Floor, Los Angeles, CA.

 

Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. is joining Civil Rights Attorney Thomas A. Saenz, president of MALDEF, Muslim, Asian and clergy leaders at a 12 noon press conference Friday, August 25, at the MALDEF headquarters, 634 S. Spring St., 11th Floor, Los Angeles, CA.

 

Rev. Jackson will talk about: voter suppression, the need for Automatic Voter Registration (AVR), Voter Justice Commission, rise of violent militarized hate groups, inhumane immigration policies, shifting DOJ resources from pursuing violent hate groups to anti-affirmative action and the Electoral College.

 

 

 
  

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Chinta Strausberg

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