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 1 year ago Carol A Newton Los Angeles, CA
61 1 year ago Dalia Salgado Los Angeles, CA
60 1 year ago Thomas HINES Los Angeles, CA
59 1 year ago Bronwyn Kao LOS ANGELES, CA
58 1 year ago Eric Politzer Los Angeles, CA
57 1 year ago MAUREEN MCDONALD Desert Hot Springs, CA
56 1 year ago frances caplan los angeles, CA
55 1 year ago Barry Saltzman Los Angeles, CA
54 1 year ago Miguel Rivera Los Angeles, CA
53 1 year ago Claudine Armand LOS ANGELES, CA
52 1 year ago Kathy Bilicke Los angeles, CA
51 1 year ago Shelley Brown Los Angeles, CA
50 1 year ago D Grams Los Angeles, CA
49 1 year ago Barbara King Los Angeles, CA
48 1 year ago Michele Milner Los Angeles, CA
47 1 year ago danny zackery los angeles, CA
46 1 year ago Lynne Weiske los angeles, CA
45 1 year ago tevet tee la, CA
44 1 year ago karen hellwig los angeles, CA
43 1 year ago Susan Weinstein Los Angeles, CA
42 1 year ago Lenore Dowling Los Angeles, CA
41 1 year ago Yuko Conniff LOS ANGELES, CA
40 1 year ago Brent McCoy Los Angeles, CA
39 1 year ago Martha Lewis Santa Clarita , CA
38 1 year 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.