Injustice

The Intercept’s ‘Bodies in the Borderland’ Documents Criminalization of Arizona Humanitarian Aid Worker

The multimedia report documents how Warren’s arrest was part of a series of actions taken by the Trump administration against the work done by human aid volunteers at the border.

  • May 7, 2019
  • 5:36 PM

In Colombia, Civil Society Fights for Peace

Across cities and rural areas, Indigenous, Afro-Colombian, and peasant communities are leading the resistance against the state’s dismantling of Colombia’s 2016 Peace Accords under President Iván Duque.

  • May 3, 2019
  • 1:57 PM

And They Will Inherit It

Latino USA takes a look at the Empire Zinc strike.

  • May 1, 2019
  • 4:18 PM

More Than 40 Organizations Oppose Puerto Rico Governor’s ‘Consensus’ Bill on Conversion Therapy for Minors

“The real consensus is against the religious liberty and reparative therapies bills,” a statement organized by Comité Amplio para la Búsqueda de la Equidad (CABE) said.

  • Apr 29, 2019
  • 8:41 PM

A Poem About Getting a Paycheck During the Time of Trump

“you asked why I was so angry”

  • Apr 20, 2019
  • 11:55 AM

Breaking the Silence: A Futuro Media Community Podcast Lab Production

Latino Rebels Radio: April 11, 2019

  • Apr 11, 2019
  • 11:18 AM

Reps. Cuellar and Escobar Introduce Resolution Condemning Trump’s Threat to Shut Down Border

“Closing down any one of the ports of entry, let alone the whole border, would have a myriad of unintended and irreparable economic, diplomatic, cultural, and humanitarian consequences.”

  • Apr 4, 2019
  • 11:16 AM

ACLU Issues Complaint Demanding Investigation Into Abuses in Outdoor Border Patrol Detention Facility

The complaint, sent to officials within the U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security and U.S. Customs and Border Protection, calls for an immediate end to the caging of immigrants in outdoor holding areas.

  • Apr 3, 2019
  • 12:29 PM

Central American (In)Visibility: A Poem

Zero tolerance policies/Combined with white supremacy

  • Apr 1, 2019
  • 9:47 AM

An Update From Ravi Ragbir About His Immigration Case (VIDEO)

The immigrant rights activist talks to IN THE THICK about what has happened to him since he faced on order of deportation last year.

  • Mar 30, 2019
  • 11:03 AM

‘Todos Somos Martha’: Ecuadorians Protest Gender Violence, Femicide and Xenophobia

There are now approximately 600 registered femicides in Ecuador since January 1, 2014.

  • Mar 28, 2019
  • 3:54 PM

Houston-Area Elected Official Apologizes After Telling Harris County Judge to ‘Speak English’

“This is not Mexico,” Chambers County Precinct 2 Commissioner Mark Tice said.

  • Mar 27, 2019
  • 1:51 PM

The Dominican Republic’s Ministry of Education Released Video Celebrating Natural Hair, Hours Later Woman Behind It Was Fired

Much like the roots of antiblackness in the country itself, the people in power seem to stop at no cost to maintain white supremacy.

  • Mar 26, 2019
  • 2:48 PM

Booting the Braids: Farmworkers Lead the Way Across Campuses to Boycott Wendy’s

Since 2013, the nationally renowned Coalition for Immokalee Workers and its partnering Student/Farmworker Alliance has led a fervent campaign to get Wendy’s to join the Fair Food Program.

  • Mar 26, 2019
  • 2:13 PM

How Our Family Stories Shape Us: Identity, Cultural Memory, and the Central American Diaspora

Although I am glad to see attention finally given to the current plight of Central American refugees and migrants, I am appalled by the ways we continue to overlook decades of U.S. policy intervention in Central America and fail to connect how it has fueled migration since the 1980s.

  • Mar 14, 2019
  • 1:13 PM

A 30-Year Quest for Justice in Peru

“Sexual violence is also a weapon, not only as the military’s sense of right to conquer but as a form of subjugation,” said Gustavo Gorriti, an award-winning Peruvian journalist.

  • Mar 14, 2019
  • 8:57 AM

Redlined: A Legacy of Housing Discrimination (VIDEO)

Learn your history.

  • Mar 13, 2019
  • 3:45 PM

The Families Belong Together Corporate Accountability Committee Responds to Wells Fargo Decision to Exit The Private Prison Industry

Another big bank says it will no longer finance Geo Group and CoreCivic.

  • Mar 13, 2019
  • 10:04 AM

MEDIA STATEMENT: Mothers Being Mistreated in ICE Detention

Seventeen people are still detained, according to organizers.

  • Mar 11, 2019
  • 4:10 PM

Buried Abuse

Over a ten-month period, Latino USA partnered with Rewire.News on the story of one woman’s alleged sexual abuse.

  • Mar 8, 2019
  • 4:50 PM