Injustice

As Case of Former Pennsylvania Police Officer Gets Set for Trial, Family of Slain Latino Man Stays Hopeful

During the Thursday hearing at an Allentown courtroom, the prosecutor reportedly showed graphic video footage of the moments leading up to the shooting.

  • Sep 21, 2018
  • 3:38 pm

Drugging Detained Children Is Like Using a Chemical Straitjacket

This is ‘pharmaceutical violence.’

  • Sep 21, 2018
  • 8:42 am

A Glimmer of Hope

Phillip Arroyo writes about a mural dedicated to Puerto Rico he found in Orlando, and its meaning in the face of injustices.

  • Sep 18, 2018
  • 2:06 pm

Mijente Statement on the Border Patrol Agent Who Murdered Four Women and Abducted a Fifth

“These four women now join a list of countless other people who have been killed simply for being born on one side of an invisible line and risking their lives to transcend it.”

  • Sep 17, 2018
  • 6:25 am

An Open Letter to President Trump: ‘You Erased My Stepdad From Your Conscience’

My stepdad died in my mother’s arms of a heart attack on December 6th in the early morning hours after suffering through the worst hurricane in history.

  • Sep 13, 2018
  • 6:16 pm

The Amazon Economy You Won’t Hear About at the Global Climate Action Summit

Real climate leadership means not only speaking about making a change, but taking action for a sustainable future that truly reaches everyone.

  • Sep 8, 2018
  • 11:24 am

LULAC Says Three Honduran Immigrants Were ‘Savagely Beaten’ by Correctional Officers in Texas Prison

The organization is calling for the prison’s warden to be relieved of duties until an investigation is completed.

  • Sep 7, 2018
  • 12:43 pm

What Some Groups Are Saying About Trump Administration’s Plans to Withdraw From Flores Settlement Agreement

“Refugee children should not be made to suffer inhumane treatment and prolonged and unnecessary detention just to satisfy President Trump’s zero tolerance approach to refugees seeking safety in the United States from the violence and lawlessness spreading throughout Central America.”

  • Sep 6, 2018
  • 3:18 pm

Queer and Trans Migrants of Color Shut Down Intersection in Albuquerque for Three Hours

“I’m taking action this morning because there are transgender women in detention who fled violence from their countries only to face more horrific and deadly abuse in the United States.”

  • Aug 28, 2018
  • 8:38 am

Oversight or Dictatorship? The Sociopolitical Reality of Puerto Rico

Help us create a collective conscience on what is happening to the nation of Puerto Rico.

  • Aug 23, 2018
  • 7:12 am

International Human Rights Body Condemns Family Separation Under Trump Administration’s Zero Tolerance Immigration Policy

Demands reunification of separated families and halt to deportation of parents.

  • Aug 21, 2018
  • 1:04 pm

Torn Apart 2: The Moral Dilemma of Juan Sanchez (PODCAST)

The CEO of the largest non-profit that shelters migrant children who have been separated from their families.

  • Aug 17, 2018
  • 1:46 pm

Traveling on Coal’s Death Route: From Puerto Rico’s Jobos Bay to La Guajira, Colombia

Cerrejón’s motto, “responsible mining,” seems far removed from the realities we witnessed.

  • Aug 14, 2018
  • 12:27 pm

A Police Officer Is Charged in the Shooting Death of Joey Santos (PODCAST)

Latino Rebels Radio: August 12, 2018

  • Aug 12, 2018
  • 2:49 pm

Woman Who Threw Coffee at Latino Worker in Viral Video Has Been Identified

Rhonda Michelle Polon, owner of Spin Gal Fitness in West Hollywood, CA, was identified quickly by her neighbors via the Nextdoor app after Miguel Sánchez, the man she threw coffee at, shared the recording on Facebook.

  • Aug 12, 2018
  • 11:21 am

Texas Migrant Detention Centers Probed for Toxic Waste Threats

Bases slated to house families have a history of radioactive and chemical contamination.  

  • Aug 8, 2018
  • 5:03 pm

To All Who Teach, How Do We Educate in the Midst of So Much Hate? (POEM)

Will we unpack lies/that stigmatize, criminalize and dehumanize

  • Aug 8, 2018
  • 11:47 am

Officer Involved in Shooting Death of Joey Santos Charged With Voluntary Manslaughter

The officer has been identified as 33-year-old Jonathan R. Roselle.

  • Aug 7, 2018
  • 5:39 pm