By Cindy Casares | 07/26/2015 - 11:00
Who would have thought that New York — that bastion of east coast liberalism, that melting pot of cultures — could have the most segregated schools in America? UCLA, that’s who.
By Cristina Arreola | 06/08/2015 - 13:42
A federal judge ruled on Friday that an exam given to New York teaching candidates was racially discriminatory.
By Raquel Reichard | 06/04/2015 - 10:44
Another day in “post-racial” America, another company under fire for racial discrimination.
By Samantha Leal | 12/26/2014 - 11:44
Well, this is interesting.
By Cristina Arreola | 02/21/2014 - 09:59
A woman and her two children were brutally murdered by her ex-husband -- even after the woman submitted a police report to the NYPD, informing them that she feared for her life.
By Samantha Leal | 08/23/2013 - 16:02
According to a new survey released by the Pew Research Center, one in five Latinos say they have personally experienced discrimination. This study was released to mark the 50th anniversary of the historic March on Washington, and chronicles what American's think about race relations and Martin Luther King's dream.
By Samantha Leal | 08/07/2012 - 09:59
A lawsuit against Univision claims that a (now-deceased) CEO ridiculed a Latino executive's accent, complained about her age, paid her less than other senior-level executives and then fired her in 2008 without a work-related cause, reports the Huffington Post.
By Fox News Latino | 09/29/2011 - 16:00
A federal judge refused to block key parts of Alabama's immigration law on Wednesday, which some call the nation's toughest, including a measure that requires immigration status checks of public school students.
U.S. District Judge Sharon Blackburn, appointed by Republican President George H.W. Bush, wrote in her 115-page opinion that some parts of the law are in conflict with federal statutes, but others aren't.
By Latino Voices | 09/21/2011 - 14:15
"When I was in bed, I was begging the sheriff, 'Please let me free— at least one hand,' and he said, no, he didn't want to," Juana Villegas said in an interview with a local Nashville television station. She was describing the experience of being shackled to her hospital bed as she went into labor. Villegas gave birth in the sheriff's custody, after she was stopped by local police while driving without a valid license.