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.


76-100 of 137 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
62 2.7 years ago Carol A Newton Los Angeles, CA
61 2.7 years ago Dalia Salgado Los Angeles, CA
60 2.7 years ago Thomas HINES Los Angeles, CA
59 2.7 years ago Bronwyn Kao LOS ANGELES, CA
58 2.7 years ago Eric Politzer Los Angeles, CA
57 2.7 years ago MAUREEN MCDONALD Desert Hot Springs, CA
56 2.7 years ago frances caplan los angeles, CA
55 2.7 years ago Barry Saltzman Los Angeles, CA
54 2.7 years ago Miguel Rivera Los Angeles, CA
53 2.7 years ago Claudine Armand LOS ANGELES, CA
52 2.7 years ago Kathy Bilicke Los angeles, CA
51 2.7 years ago Shelley Brown LOS ANGELES, CA
50 2.7 years ago D Grams Los Angeles, CA
49 2.7 years ago Barbara King Los Angeles, CA
48 2.7 years ago Michele Milner Los Angeles, CA
47 2.7 years ago danny zackery los angeles, CA
46 2.7 years ago Lynne Weiske los angeles, CA
45 2.7 years ago tevet tee la, CA
44 2.7 years ago Karen Hellwig Los Angeles, CA
43 2.7 years ago Susan Weinstein Los Angeles, CA
42 2.7 years ago Lenore Dowling Los Angeles, CA
41 2.7 years ago Yuko Conniff LOS ANGELES, CA
40 2.7 years ago Brent McCoy Los Angeles, CA
39 2.7 years ago Martha Lewis Santa Clarita , CA
38 2.7 years ago Francisco Velazquez 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.