May 2014 – Opponents to South LA oil drilling say AllenCo upgrades won’t be enough USC Annenberg Intersections South LA by Ela Bernal


April 2014 – Oil Firm Accused of South L.A. Emissions agrees to upgrades Los Angeles Times by Louis Sahagun Posted: 04/24/2014


March 2014- Major Oil City Makes Groundbreaking Move Against Fracking CommonDreams by Lauren McCauley Posted: 03/01/2014


February 2014 – Los Angeles Moves Closer to City Fracking Moratorium 
The Huffington Post  | by  James Gerken Posted: 


February 2014 –  Fracking Ban Passes PLUM Committee, To Full Council Friday StreetsBlog LA by  Posted: 2/26/14

December 2013- Nalleli’s Message to Pope Francis. You can watch the inspiring video created by Nalleli Cobo here


November 2013 – Esperanza’s Oil Well Campaign Victory featured in the LA Times.

Esperanza’s 2013 Oil Well Campaign with People Not Pozo’s media links can be found here:



LA Times


KCBS Video

KCBS Video and Article 

NBC Video

NBC Video and Article 

Esperanza’s 2013 Acceso Total interview with Monic Uriarte & Damon Turner:
LA Times Article – September 21, 2013 can be found here

LA Times Article – September 26, 2013 can be found here.

LA Times Article: South Los Angeles Residents fuming over oil field – October 17, 2013 can be found here.

Esperanza was featured in the California Health Report in June 2013 highlighting our Healthy Homes Project in the article, Housing Still a Health Problem.