Ella's Voice

Welcome to the blog of the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights! This is where we share reflections from the movement to end mass incarceration and criminalization, analysis on criminal, economic, and racial justice issues, and updates on our work. Please read, share, and comment.

"Tribute to a Dream" pictures are up. See who looked hot, who looked hotter, and some of the program highlights from our beautiful 10th Anniversary Celebration: Click here to see the photos. email monet@ellabakercenter.org if you would like copies...
The City has to get it together if we're going to stop violence on the streets. Saturday Oakland cancelled a concert co-sponsored by Ella Baker Center and our Silence the Violence campaign. The City of Oakland and the Oakland Police Department shut down an event expected to draw hundreds. Nicole...
Welcome to our blog - a powerful new tool for Ella Baker Center and hopefully an engaging new "must read" for you.We have great stories and big ideas to share. First hand accounts from the front lines of our fights for justice. Bold solutions to lift communities up our of poverty. Answers to some...