On May 25, 2017 our dear friend and colleague Miguel Angel Méndez passed away at his home in San Carlos, California, with his family at his side. We at Public Advocates deeply mourn the loss of [...]
Remarks by Public Advocates Board Chair Fred Alvarez at the Voices of Conscience Celebration.
Lateefah Simon was a 2017 Voices of Conscience Awardee. Simon is a nationally recognized advocate for civil rights who brings over 20 years of executive experience advancing racial and social [...]
April 4, 2017 – Kyle Stokes of 89.3 KPCC reports on the complaint filed by Public Advocates against the Long Beach Unified School District. The complaint states that the district has [...]
Fred Alvarez, Preeminent Employment Lawyer and Former Asst. Secty. of Labor Elected Chair of Public Advocates Inc. Board of Governors
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 03/28/17 San Francisco – Public Advocates Inc., one of California’s leading public interest law firms and advocacy organizations since its founding in 1971, announced [...]
By Guillermo Mayer, President & CEO of Public Advocates I wasn’t prepared last week when I found myself nodding in agreement with the new Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary, Ben [...]
Originally published in December of 2013 By Richard Marcantonio In Part 1 of this blog, I talked about planning as an important form of law-making. Here, I turn to the question of why it’s also [...]