Injustice

Cross-Border Ties Still Strong Despite El Paso Mass Shooting

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (AP) — Chatting with friends and carrying his lunch cooler, Carlos Carrillo was among hundreds packing the international bridge as they returned to Mexico from their jobs across the border.

  • Aug 7, 2019
  • 5:16 PM

Teacher Struggles to Explain Mass Shootings to New Immigrants in ALTERNATINO’s Latest Timely Sketch

“Our hearts go out to the victims, and to all communities targeted by hatred and gun violence.”

  • Aug 7, 2019
  • 12:50 PM

Donald Trump’s Hands Are Covered in Blood (OPINION)

Trump did not pull the trigger, but his irresponsible words and deeds contributed to this.

  • Aug 6, 2019
  • 2:40 PM

Protesters Block Windsor Tunnel During Debate to Demand #DignityNotDeportation

.Immigrant and allies call on Democratic candidates to commit to stopping all deportations on day one in office

  • Jul 31, 2019
  • 7:38 PM

PEN America Files Legal Brief Calling for Release of Student Detained for Reading Poem

ICE acted in retaliation for protected speech that was critical of the agency, PEN America argues.

  • Jul 29, 2019
  • 7:18 PM

The Innocence of Migration

Our government has turned its back on these values.

  • Jul 4, 2019
  • 9:42 AM

DOJ to Retry Scott Warren on Harboring Counts

“While I do not know what the government has hoped to accomplish here, I do know what the effect of all this has been. A raising of public consciousness,” the No More Deaths volunteer said in a statement.

  • Jul 2, 2019
  • 2:35 PM

Drowned Father and Daughter Mourned at El Salvador Cemetery

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — A man and his young daughter who drowned trying to cross into Texas were laid to their final rest Monday, a week after a heartbreaking image of their bodies floating in the Rio Grande circled the globe.

  • Jul 1, 2019
  • 3:17 PM

With the Help of Nuns and a Lawyer, a Paraguayan Indigenous Group Wins Back Their Ancestral Territory

After three years of struggle over their 500-hectare territory near the town of Itakyry in the department of Alto Paraná, the indigenous community can now return.

  • Jul 1, 2019
  • 9:49 AM

Immigrant Groups Hold Rally in Queens to Call Out Trump’s Deportation Threats

“This is playing politics with the lives of millions of people in our country,” said Assemblywoman Catalina Cruz.

  • Jun 24, 2019
  • 5:03 PM

Government Moves Migrant Kids After AP Exposes Bad Treatment

The U.S. government has removed most of the children from a remote Border Patrol station in Texas following reports that more than 300 children were detained there, caring for each other with inadequate food, water and sanitation.

  • Jun 24, 2019
  • 3:10 PM

Latino USA Presents: ‘City Of Oil’

Latino USA visits South Los Angeles, the epicenter of an anti-oil-drilling movement that is gaining momentum and threatening an oil industry with deep roots in the city.

  • Jun 20, 2019
  • 3:48 PM

Don’t Be Outraged They’re Being Called Concentration Camps. Be Outraged They Exist.

Not only is it historically accurate to call these detention centers concentration camps, but the uproar reveals a curious and cruel irony: conservatives are more outraged by the terms used to describe the detention camps than they are by the conditions inside them.

  • Jun 19, 2019
  • 7:45 AM

UN: Nearly 71 Million Now Displaced by War, Violence at Home

GENEVA (AP) — A record 71 million people have been displaced worldwide by war, persecution and other violence, the U.N. refugee agency said Wednesday, an increase of more than 2 million from a year earlier—and an overall total that would amount to the world’s 20th most populous country.

  • Jun 19, 2019
  • 7:19 AM

Undocumented and LGBTQ (Part 4)

Latino Rebels Radio: June 16, 2019

  • Jun 16, 2019
  • 9:30 PM

Artist Pays Homage to Murdered Colombia Rights Activists

BOGOTÁ, Colombia (AP) — The names of the dead are filling Colombia’s storied Bolívar Plaza.

  • Jun 12, 2019
  • 11:59 AM

New Report Examines Weaponization of Immigration Court System

Advocates launch Immigration Court Watch app to ensure greater accountability, transparency.

  • Jun 12, 2019
  • 11:32 AM

A Child Lost in Translation

FROM LATINO USA: The story of Teresa Matías and how she ended up making a life-changing decision without full consent.

  • Jun 1, 2019
  • 12:36 PM

Child Migrants Around the World Are Being Denied Their Human Rights

The global community needs to treat these children with dignity, providing them with access to education and healthcare, and ensuring that alternative care rather than detention is available.

  • May 28, 2019
  • 1:50 PM

New Report Details How Thousands of Immigrants Suffer in Solitary Confinement

In 187 of these cases, detainees lasted more than six months in solitary confinement.

  • May 23, 2019
  • 3:23 PM

Long Considered a High Honor, the Valedictorian Tradition Faces an Uncertain Future

Earlier this year, Natalie Ramos, a graduating senior in Vallejo, California, protested on social media when she was told she would have to share the valedictorian honor with nine other students.

  • May 20, 2019
  • 4:13 PM