New Flag For New Los Angeles County

This flag design was proposed by Ricardo Tomasz. Its redesign (right) incorporates good flag design principles, as well as meaningful symbolism. It includes sunrise/set for hope, waves for the Pacific ocean, and 5 red circles to represent the 5 districts of L.A. County. The circle is also the shape of equality (such as King Arthur Read more about New Flag For New Los Angeles County[…]

Hope On A Clear Day in Paint, Buy Art Online

Buy art online, purchase beautiful art for your home. This week’s contribution comes from noted artist, and Greater and Grander contributor, Ricardo Tomasz.

Interview With Filmmaker Willow Polson

Willow Polson is an award-winning writer-producer with decades of experience who creates entertainment that educates, inspires, and makes the world a better place. When not working she enjoys growing African violets and doing crafts like embroidery and beadwork. She lives in Northern California near Yosemite with her husband, son, a few cats, a variety of Read more about Interview With Filmmaker Willow Polson[…]

California’s Proposition 13 Needs Reform

Howard Jarvis lied to us in 1978.  He convinced us to vote for Proposition 13 by telling us that it would protect homeowners from rising property taxes.  He failed to tell us that corporations would also get the same benefit.  And, since residential properties change hands and are reassessed more often than commercial properties, after Read more about California’s Proposition 13 Needs Reform[…]

Why We Need to Cap CEO Pay

If you have any doubt about our country’s disappearing middle class, check out the current CEO-to-employee pay gap. In the 1950s, a typical CEO made 20 times the salary of his or her average worker. Last year, CEO pay at an S&P 500 Index firm soared to an average of 361 times more than the Read more about Why We Need to Cap CEO Pay[…]

Call or email your California reps to vote YES on these education Bills

􀀌AB 1505 A charter school’s authorization, renewal, and appeal would be made by the affected school district’s governing board. What does that mean? This bill places all charter-granting authority in the hands of local school district boards. Under current law school, districts can only deny a charter if they make specific findings. The bill also Read more about Call or email your California reps to vote YES on these education Bills[…]

The Dancing Rabbit: Jane Szabo

As part of Greater And Grander’s ongoing focus of great artistry in the 21st century, we are highlighting several artists who are making a splash on the art scene.  Jane Szabo is a Los Angeles based fine art photographer with an MFA from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA. Her work investigates issues of Read more about The Dancing Rabbit: Jane Szabo[…]

The Dancing Rabbit: Beth Dubber

As part of Greater And Grander’s ongoing focus of great artistry in the 21st century, we are highlighting several artists who are making a splash on the art scene.  Beth Dubber was born and raised in Cleveland, OH.  Dubber earned double B.A.’s in German and Studio Art from Cleveland State University. Making her way to Read more about The Dancing Rabbit: Beth Dubber[…]

Volunteer Lawyers Needed

In preparation for the November 2020 election, Greater and Grander is launching a new initiative to support direct democracy initiatives across the country.  We will need lawyers in California, and other states, to support and advise our partners. This work is incredibly meaningful to individuals who are living with a tremendous amount of fear and Read more about Volunteer Lawyers Needed[…]