Orange Coast

Orange Coast

The League of Women Voters of the United States encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

  Observer Reports

 

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Blog Post

Stories you should know about the civil rights history of the OC:

Blog Post Date - 08/14/2020: 

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Action Alerts

The time is now to confront racism in our criminal justice system. 

Saving the Next 100 Years
Event Date: 
Aug 12 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Due to unforeseen circumstances, today’s event ‘Women Power the Vote Discussion Series: Defining the Next 100 Years,’ which was scheduled to kick-off at 10:00 a.m.

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Free Civil Rights Series from Orange County Human Relations

By: Becky Newman

Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. - George Santayana

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Welcome, New Members 

Join us in welcoming the following members who joined in July:

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New! Order your 100th Anniversary of Women's Right to Vote postage stamps.

Director Kathleen Montgomery
Event Date: 
Aug 22 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Human Rights & Elections:  How are they linked?

Speaker: Kathleen Montgomery, Member of the LWVUS Human Rights Group and Director of LWV of Orange Coast, International Relations

Census Information Remains Protected
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Census Bureau to Email Households to Encourage Response to the 2020 Census 

by: The US Census Bureau, July 27, 2020

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Member's Spotlight

Week Three (8/9) - Reasons to Join or Renew

By: Rachel Daly

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7/27/2020 NEW PSA - Make it Happen
"We all have a responsibility to slow the spread."

Budget Chair Nied
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In Case You Missed UCI Law's SCOTUS Term in Review

By Diane Nied

Only One Race the Human Race
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LWV Defends Citizen's Constitutional Right to Peaceful Protest

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It's About Time

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Covid's Disproportionate Imact on Women

Submitted by Kathleen Montgomery, Member of LWV's Human Rights Special Interest Group
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The work of the League demands our time, sometimes our courage, and certainly our minds and hearts. 

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Update - Livestream Starting August 4th; Remaining Six Commissioners To Be Selected

UN Women Turns Ten
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UN Women Celebrate 10th Anniversary

by: Kathleen Mongomery

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Member's Spotlight

Show a Sign of Your Love

by: Petti Van Rekom

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Virtual Tours of Women's Suffrage Exhibits

During this pandemic, the historic centennial of Women's Suffrage has been muted.  Take a moment to honor our history by enjoying these virtual tours of exhibits.  Your vote is your voice.

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Keep Up-to-Date

July 16 & 17, 2020

Vote Earrings, Necklace and Pin
Member's Spotlight

**Updated 5/12/2020** Added Read, Think, Talk, Vote T-Shirt.

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