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Omar’s commitment to human rights is heartening

We believe that Rep. Ilhan Omar’s knowledge of Central American and her own history as a refugee will assist the U.S. in developing a foreign policy that is more sensitive to human rights and more humane to refugees.


The time for transit equity is now

Let’s follow the recommendations of Metro Transit, whose service improvement plan details the investments needed to improve service quality and frequency.  

2040 Plan overlooks our environment

Increasing housing density without corresponding due attention to green space, parklands and the needs of wildlife and plants creates an unhealthy environment for people and all living things.