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"When you see something that is not right, not fair, not just, you have to speak up. You have to say something; you have to do something."

John Lewis

1940-2020

THE OAKMONT PROGRESSIVES CLUB

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"Every American has the right to a job, an adequate wage and decent living, a decent home, medical care, economic protection during sickness, accident, old age or unemployment, and a good education."

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

1882-1945

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The Oakmont Progressives Club has added a new discussion page to this website exclusively for members to share their opinions on newsworthy events. The current topic is the war in Ukraine. Featured are videos and opinion articles that provide insight into the causes of, and possible solutions to the crisis. In addition, Oakmonters are welcome to contribute their ideas and opinions by joining an ongoing discussion on the page. 
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Our representative democracy is not working because the Congress that is supposed to represent the voters does not respond to their needs. I believe the chief reason for this is that it is ruled by a small group of old men.

Shirley Chisholm

1924-2005

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The State is Logging Your Redwood Forest.

OPC founder Vince Taylor updates efforts to save Jackson Forest from the lumber industry.

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“The time is always right to do what is right.”

Martin Luther King

1929-1968

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"Fight for the things that you care about, but do it in a way that will lead others to join you."

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

1933-2020