CPE response to the COVID-19 coronavirus

March 11, 2020

Dear Friends of CPE, As we hear more details about the spread of COVID-19 and learn more about the recommended precautions for preventing the virus’ spread, we have decided to temporarily suspend the Center’s in-person, public programming. We will continue to host our smaller study groups online and are continuing to plan for future classes and programs.
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Turning My World Upside Down

December 19, 2019


Since I began interning with the Center for Political Education 3 months ago, the world as I know it has turned upside-down. As someone with essentially zero movement experience who just recently began blooming into critical consciousness, I was timid about applying for an internship in the first place.
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Preserving Left History for Whom?

August 20, 2019

Center for Political Education is in solidarity with the #PaintItDown organizers, who have been calling for the removal of Victor Arnautoff’s “Life of Washington” murals at George Washington High School, citing its dehumanizing portrayal of Black and Indigenous people and detrimental impact on the well-being of the students of color who have to engage with the mural on a daily basis.
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CPE Welcomes a New Staff Member

July 26, 2019

Dear Friends, CPE is excited to announce that we have hired a new staff member. Jazmín Delgado will be joining CPE as our Program Coordinator in mid-August. Jazmín’s political smarts and facilitation skills will be important contributions to CPE.  We’re looking forward to Jazmín coming on to support our work and to introducing them to our community as we continue to develop programs that are relevant and useful for Bay Area movements and organizations.

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Donate to CPE today!

June 13, 2019

CPE needs you!  We are able to run classes, host events and conferences, and support organizational development because of the support we receive from our community.  Make a donation to CPE today and support stronger, more effective movements for social change.
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