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.



1-25 of 135 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
135 1 month ago Klarisse Dexter Lemon Grove, CA
134 6 months ago Teresa Kohl Manteno, IL
133 7 months ago Sonja Baris Clinton, MA
132 7 months ago Anonymous Chula Vista, CA
131 9 months ago carrie weil santa monica, CA
130 10 months ago Joel Graves Los Angeles, CA
129 11 months ago Robert Colburn Sunland, CA
128 11 months ago Andrea Iaderosa Los Angeles, CA
127 11 months ago Pat Thomas Melbourne, FL
126 11 months ago Mia Levitt Greensboro, NC
125 11 months ago samantha wojcik Lancaster, NY
124 11 months ago peter leeftink zwolle, ot
123 11 months ago Molly Larkey Los Angeles, CA
122 11 months ago Maureen Toth LA, CA
121 11 months ago Joseph Szabo Los Angeles, CA
120 11 months ago Lisa Anderson Los Angeles, CA, CA
119 11 months ago Manmeet toor los angeles, CA
118 11 months ago William Schlesinger Los Angeles, CA
117 11 months ago Ryan Darling Los Angeles, CA
116 11 months ago Lauren Savadove Los Angeles, CA
115 11 months ago Patricia Carlson Los Angeles, CA
114 11 months ago Diane Lamont Los Angeles, CA
113 11 months ago john crahan los angeles, CA
112 11 months ago peter leeftink zwolle, ot
111 11 months ago Mike Sinkov 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.