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.


1-25 of 137 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
137 8 months ago Anonymous Arlington , TX
136 11 months ago Anonymous Topanga, CA
135 1 year ago Ked Garden Lemon Grove, CA
134 1 year ago Teresa Kohl Manteno, IL
133 1 year ago Sonja Baris Clinton, MA
132 1 year ago Anonymous Chula Vista, CA
131 1 year ago carrie weil santa monica, CA
130 1 year ago Joel Graves Los Angeles, CA
129 1 year ago Robert Colburn Sunland, CA
128 1 year ago Andrea Laderosa Hapeville, GA
127 1 year ago Patricia Thomas Melbourne, FL
126 1 year ago Mia Levitt Greensboro, NC
125 1 year ago samantha wojcik Lancaster, NY
124 1 year ago peter leeftink zwolle, ot
123 1 year ago Molly Larkey LOS ANGELES, CA
122 1 year ago Maureen Toth Los Angeles, CA
121 1 year ago Joseph Szabo Los Angeles, CA
120 1 year ago Lisa Anderson Los Angeles, CA, CA
119 1 year ago Manmeet toor los angeles, CA
118 1 year ago William Schlesinger Los Angeles, CA
117 1 year ago Ryan Darling Los Angeles, CA
116 1 year ago Lauren Savadove Los Angeles, CA
115 1 year ago Patricia Carlson Los Angeles, CA
114 1 year ago Diane Lamont Los Angeles, CA
113 1 year ago John Crahan 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.