John George Democratic Club Honors Social Justice Activists

 John George Demo Club Honors Social Justice Activists The John George Democratic Club in the East Bay presented its 4th biennial social justice awards Wednesday evening to Pierre LaBoissiere, a Haitian-born activist and co-founder of the Haiti Action Committe; Eva Jefferson Patterson, attorney and president and founder of the Equal Justice Society; the League of Women Voters of California;  and Marisa Jolivette, a senior at San Lan Lorenzo High School, who participated in "Think China 2013," a cross cultural exhange program. Show (L to R): Jack Fleck, club officer; Dr. Steven Pitts, UC Labor Center; Eva Jefferson Patterson; Helen Hutchinson, representing League of Women Voters; Marisa Jolivette;Pierre LaBoissiere; Sandra J. Simon, club officer; Alona Clifton, club co-chair; and Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner. Photo by Adam L Turner.


The John George Democratic Club in the East Bay presented its 4th biennial social justice awards Wednesday evening to Pierre LaBoissiere, a Haitian-born activist and co-founder of the Haiti Action Committe; Eva Jefferson Patterson, attorney and president and founder of the Equal Justice Society; the League of Women Voters of California; and Marisa Jolivette, a senior at San Lan Lorenzo High School, who participated in “Think China 2013,” a cross cultural exhange program. Show (L to R): Jack Fleck, club officer; Dr. Steven Pitts, UC Labor Center; Eva Jefferson Patterson; Helen Hutchinson, representing the League of Women Voters; Marisa Jolivette;Pierre LaBoissiere; Sandra J. Simon, club officer; Alona Clifton, club co-chair; and Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner. Photo by Adam L Turner.