Aug: 20th – Los Angeles Letter to the Editor Training

CURB’s media team has developed a Letter to the Editor Training, to help facilitate the creation of our Letter to the Editor Rapid Response Team. url(1)The next training will be next week Los Angeles!

Letters to the editor are a quick and easy way to influence reporters, editorial boards and public opinion and a great way to practice our arguments and talking points.

All CURB members and people working with LA No More Jails are invited and welcome to participate. Please join us on Wednesday, August 20 from 6pm-7:30pm. We’ll send a reminder, materials and the agenda prior to the training to all folks who RSVP.

RSVP Here—> http://bit.ly/LTE-LA

 

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