Budget for Humanity Launch and CA Prison Overcrowding Lawsuit Update

Please join CURB for these two Budget For Humanity Launch Events: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA Saturday, March 26th 1:00-4:00pm 3916 Sepulvida Blvd. Culver City, CA Facebook Event Link BAY AREA Tuesday, March 29th 6:00-8:00pm American Friends Service Committee 65 9th St. San Francisco, CA 94103 Facebook Event Link Check out the B4H Event Flier Here! California is…



Plata/Coleman case heard in Supreme Court

As the Supreme Court heard arguments for and against a federal judge’s order that California reduce the prison population by 40,000 people, CURB worked to make sure the voices of Californians who want a smaller prison budget and more money for health & human services were heard in the debate. Check out our op-eds here…



CURB denounces state budget

Check out CURB’s op-ed in the Sac Bee on the toxic relationship between the recent 2010-2011 state budget and California’s irresponsible prison expansion.The author is Jim Lindburg, CURB member and Legislative Director for Friends Committee on Legislation of California.



Fast 4 Freedom tomorrow

Starving for Justice Alliance takes Action with Prisoners across California California prisoners are being starved of the most basic human rights.  This fast represents their hunger for — Food Family Healthcare Community Healing Jobs Freedom On Friday, August 6, 2010, prisoners, their family members, and supporters across California will engage in a day of fasting…



Take Action California launches!

Take Action California is a virtual, one-stop, for political activism, action alerts, fact sheets, and events in support of grassroots advocacy throughout California. By increasing our collective capacity for e-advocacy, we hope to advance our shared agenda for social change, through criminal justice reform and human rights advocacy for disadvantaged and low income communities and…