"We won’t keep our communities safe with false equivalences about violence on all sides. We won’t keep our communities safe by eroding freedom of speech and assembly. We can only be safe when we rise up, not crack down."

Watch Executive Director Eric K. Ward's welcome remarks from yesterday's opening of the 2019 Activists Mobilizing for Power conference: https://www.facebook.com/westernstatescenter/videos/652058538637797/