Kristian Ramos

6 Questions Every Reporter Should Be Asking About the Detention of 21 Savage

His situation underscores the racial injustice that is endemic to the U.S. of mass detention and mass incarceration systems.

  • Feb 9, 2019
  • 10:51 am

Define American Welcomes a Real Conversation About Citizenship

The President cannot end birthright citizenship with an executive order – and his intentions for claiming that he can are purely political.

  • Nov 1, 2018
  • 11:32 am

#FactsMatter: Accepting Asylum Seekers Is Legal and an American Tradition

Helpful reminders for media coverage of the refugee caravan.

  • Oct 27, 2018
  • 10:16 am

Media Note on Migrant Caravan: These Are Human Beings

Define American strongly encourages all news organizations to understand the facts and avoid use of overly politicized, sensational, xenophobic language.

  • Oct 23, 2018
  • 7:29 am