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Why He Got Arrested: Rabbi Dr. Aryeh Cohen, Walmart, and Justice in the City.

  CLUE-LA Board Member Rabbi Dr. Aryeh Cohen reflected on his decision to face arrest in support of striking Walmart workers before his civil disobedience on November 7th. Following his night at Parker Center, Rabbi Dr. Cohen wrote on his experience again: “My decision to risk arrest was a decision to stand at the nexus

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Tell Fresh And Easy To Stop Endangering Youth!

Teens are using self-checkout registers to buy alcohol from grocery stores, and Fresh & Easy is okay with that. In 2011, Assemblywoman Fiona Ma (D-San Francisco) authored AB 183, which banned alcohol purchases at self-checkout machines. Mothers Against Drunk Driving, law enforcement professionals, and grocery store employees all came together to support this effort to

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Supporting Tomato Farmworkers

Last Friday, CLUE-LA participated in the March to Trader Joe’s headquarters in support of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers, tomato pickers in Florida.  We marched alongside clergy, students, workers, and a diverse group of community organizations to show the contradictory actions of Trader Joe’s. TJ has a great history of supporting sustainable and just business practices,

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