Donald Trump is Making Hate Groups Grave Again, Report Says
Donald Trump is Making Hate Groups Grave Again, Report Finds
By Raquel Reichard | 02/16/2017 - 09:25

Hate groups are flourishing under President Donald Trump, a new report released Wednesday by the Southern Poverty Law Center found.

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TK Stats that Prove Anti-Latino Racism is Alive and Well
5 Stats that Prove Anti-Latino Racism is Alive and Well
By Raquel Reichard | 04/11/2016 - 16:23

Americans like to believe that we live in a colorblind society, where racism, while not totally done away with, is always met with condemnation.

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Jorge Ramos to Host HBO Docu Series About Hate Groups in the U.S.
Jorge Ramos to Host HBO Docu Series About Latin America
By Raquel Reichard | 03/09/2016 - 09:13

Mexican-American journalist Jorge Ramos, of Univision and Fusion, is headed to HBO, where he will be hosting a docu series abo

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A Timeline of Intolerance
A Timeline of Intolerance
By Mariela Rosario | 06/21/2011 - 13:30

Since the early 1900s, Latinos in the United States have endured hate-based violence. From the Ludlow Massacre to the murder of Luis Ramirez, hate crimes are, unfortunately, nothing new to our community. Alarmingly, they seem to be on the rise in recent years. According to the Southern Poverty Law Center there are currently 888 active hate groups operating in the United States, a 48% increase since 2000.

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Murderers of Luis Ramirez Sentenced to 9 Years in Prison
By Mariela Rosario | 02/23/2011 - 17:49

The young men convicted of murdering Luis Ramirez by ruthlessly beating him in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania on July 12, 2008 were finally sentenced today, more than two years after the fatal beating.

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Hate Crimes against Latinos Steadily on the Rise
Hate Crimes against Latinos Steadily on the Rise
By Latina Staff | 08/27/2010 - 17:00

Violent attacks on Latinos in Baltimore, MD, have occured three weekends in a row, including the latest where, police say, the suspect is a 13-year-old girl who shot two men after they refused her when she tried to rob them. One of those men died, as did Martin Reyez, 51, who was beaten to death with a two-by-two wooden plank last Friday.

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Teenager Accused of Tying a Noose Around a Latino Teen’s Neck Sentenced to Ten Days in Jail
By Dorkys Ramos | 06/18/2009 - 17:30

An Ohio teen accused of dragging a Latino young man in a parking lot with a noose last year has been sentenced to 10 days in jail.

The 18-year-old pleaded no contest to ethnic intimidation in juvenile court Wednesday after dropping his original plea of not guilty. A charge of aggravated menacing was also dropped.

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Minutemen Accused of Murdering Latino Family
By Mariela Rosario | 06/16/2009 - 09:45

Shawna Forde, 41, Jason Eugene Bush, 34, and Albert Robert Gaxiola, 42, have been accused by police for a home invasion attack on May 30th in the border town of Arivaca, AZ which left Raul Junior Flores, 29, and his 9-year-old daughter, Brisenia, shot dead.

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Mother of Hate Crime Victim Marcelo Lucero Demands Justice
By Mariela Rosario | 04/02/2009 - 14:15

Rosario Lucero hadn't seen her son Marcelo in 14 years, since the day he left his native Ecuador for the United States, determined to make a better life for his family. Ever since then she says she's been “counting the hours, the minutes” until she could see him again.

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