MEETING THE MOMENT
A Long Beach Civil Rights leaders, with the support local residents Franklin led a movement to re-engage the public in local politics following the murder of George Floyd. Our grass-root effort continues through an equity lens focused on advancing Environmental Justice issues related to Food Equity,, Park and Open Space equity, Health Equity and Constitutional Policing.
Our efforts have been featured in numerous local news articles. Our leadership prides itself on a strong ability to articulate the recent history of Long Beach politics as they relate to current social justice issues such as diversity, equity and inclusion.