Santa Monicans for Democracy recently held a demonstration at the Santa Monica Police Department headquarters protesting Chief Cynthia Renaud’s decision to use tear gas and rubber bullets on a crowd of peaceful protestors. Learn more in the video made possible by Santa Monica College.
“It is a crushing blow for the residents who thought that the council's perceived control by moneyed interests could be unlocked. They believe it is democracy denied,” writes Phil Brock on the City prevailing in a voting rights lawsuit. “Are the residents who supported district elections angry enough to support the candidate(s) who will overturn the cronyism that permeates our city council? Photo: Sam Catanzaro