Make Los Angeles a Zone Safe from Official Bigotry

Smaller cities have begun this trend. Los Angeles should be helping to lead it.

Please add your name to this petition to urge the Los Angeles City Council to act:

WHEREAS, safeguarding the equal and inalienable rights and inherent dignity of all people is the foundation of the relationship between a representative government and its people;

AND whereas, we recognize that this relationship is under threat;

THEREFORE we, the undersigned individuals residing in Los Angeles, CA, call upon all Los Angeles governing authorities and law enforcement agencies to pledge in writing to protect all of our city's community members;

FURTHERMORE, we call upon these authorities and agencies to proclaim publicly that they will refuse to cooperate with any demands from the federal government to institute detentions, deportations, registries, conversion therapies, imprisonment, torture, assassination or any other acts that target or discriminate based on immigration status, race, ethnicity, religion, country of origin, ability, political affiliation, economic status, age, gender-identity, or sexual orientation;

FURTHERMORE, we the undersigned individuals pledge to protect, to the best of our ability, all community members and will support our local governments as they move to resist these undemocratic practices in order to reaffirm their commitment to inclusivity, respect, and dignity.

IT WORKS BEST IF YOU ONLY SIGN THIS PETITION IF YOU LIVE IN THIS CITY.



101-125 of 135 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
35 11 months ago Vanessa Ballesteros Los Angeles, CA
34 11 months ago Peter Davidson Los Angeles , CA
33 11 months ago Gwynne Garfinkle Los Angeles, CA
32 11 months ago Judy Rich LA, CA
31 11 months ago Anonymous Los Angeles, CA
30 11 months ago Dana Slawson Los Angeles, CA
29 11 months ago Penelope Sevier LOS ANGELES, CA
28 11 months ago Catherine Montondo Pasadena, CA
27 11 months ago Robin Spear Los Angeles, CA
26 11 months ago George Budd Los Angeles, CA
25 11 months ago Mary Kaye Viakley Los Angeles, CA
24 11 months ago Timothy Nolan LOS ANGELES, CA
23 11 months ago Jill Crenshaw Los Angeles, CA
22 11 months ago Marisa Brown LOS ANGELES, CA Love not hate.
21 11 months ago Ralph Lopez Los Angeles, CA
20 11 months ago Leni Gerber Los Angeles, CA
19 11 months ago Tupper Lienke Los Angeles, CA
18 11 months ago Wendy Lohman Los Angeles, CA I am proud to be an American living in Los Angeles, and I want "the City of the Angels" to continue to do everything possible to uphold the rights and dignity of all people.
17 11 months ago Tamara Matz Los Angeles, CA
16 11 months ago Mark Knowles Los Angeles, CA
15 11 months ago Lane Farnham los angeles, CA
14 11 months ago Juan A. Zamarripa Los Angeles, CA
13 11 months ago Susan Grant Los Angeles, CA
12 11 months ago Anonymous Los Angeles, CA
11 11 months ago Judy Sachter Los angeles, CA
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We were inspired in this effort and borrowed heavily from the work of the It Won't Happen Here Sonoma County Statement.