Upcoming Events

• CA Young Dems First Annual Fundraiser
Thursday, March 5, 2015
6pm – 8pm
Bamboo Lounge 1475 University Ave San Diego, CA 92103

• People's Climate March/LJDC March 2015 Meeting
Sunday - March 15, 2015
2:00-4:00 p.m.
San Diego City Hall
202 C Street, 92101

• 35th Annual Roosevelt Dinner
Saturday - April 11, 2015
6:00 p.m. Reception & Silent Auction
7:00 p.m. Dinner and Program (details TBA)
Hilton San Diego Bayfront
One Park Boulevard, 92101

• San Diego EarthWorks' Silver Anniversary EarthFair 2015
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Balboa Park • 10am – 5pm

• LJDC General Meeting
Sunday, April 26, 2015 2 - 4pm
La Jolla AMC Community Room

Current Issues

Clean Elections

Clean Elections are public financing of elections. Someone can elect to run as a clean candidate and earn the right for public financing by getting a large number of voters to support them. Once they qualify, they get full public funding of their campaign, and they cannot contribute to their campaign nor solicit others for money.

Our Legacy: To Save Civilization

I can almost bet that most of us were born without thinking that our legacy would be to save civilization. And yet, here it is; the opportunity to make individual decisions that, in fact, will facilitate the “great turning” that must occur if our species—and many others—are to survive.

Climate Change Isn’t Coming – It is Here!

Dire predictions were made of steadily increasing temperatures, deteriorating public health, reduction in fresh water supply, increased rates of wildfires, rising sea levels, loss of habitat for native plants and species.

This Changes Everything

The climate crisis may represent a “historic opportunity” to change the world for the better. That is the assertion made by Naomi Klein in her recent book: This Changes Everything
(Simon & Schuster, $30, 566 pages).