Police Officer Kills Unarmed Chicago Latino Jose Nieves
Police Officer Kills Unarmed Chicago Latino Jose Nieves
By Raquel Reichard | 01/10/2017 - 16:46

Another unarmed Latino has been killed by law enforcement.


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Family of Pedro Villanueva Left Without Answers 6 Months After Police Killed the Unarmed Teen
Family of Pedro Villanueva Left Without Answers 6 Months After Police Killed the Unarmed Teen
By Raquel Reichard | 12/19/2016 - 11:19

It's been more than six months since two undercover California Highway Patrol (CHP) officers in Los Angeles shot and killed unarmed Latino teenager


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Police Fatally Shoot Unarmed Latino Elder with Dementia
Police Fatally Shoot Unarmed Latino Elder with Dementia
By Raquel Reichard | 12/14/2016 - 15:32

This story was updated on December 15, 2016 to include new details.

Police in Bakersfield, Calif. shot and killed a 73-year-old unarmed Latino man with dementia on Monday.


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Watch: This Powerful #MannequinChallenge Video Tackles Police Violence
Watch: This Powerful #MannequinChallenge Video Tackles Police Violence
By Raquel Reichard | 11/10/2016 - 14:43

The #MannequinChallenge has taken over the Internet, with high school students,


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Tulsa Officer Who Shot and Killed Terrence Crutcher Charged with Manslaughter
Tulsa Officer Who Shot and Killed Terrence Crutcher Charged with Manslaughter
By Raquel Reichard | 09/23/2016 - 10:09

The white police office who shot and killed unarmed black driver Terence Crutcher in Tulsa, Oklahoma last week has been charged with first-degree murder.


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Cheerleaders and the WNBA Join The Ranks of Those Kneeling in Protest of Police Violence
WNBA Team & Howard Cheerleaders Join the Ranks of Those Kneeling in Protest of Police Violence
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/22/2016 - 12:19

With black and brown lives continuously threatened by police brutality, the protest against the national anthem continues. 


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Latino Officer Caught on Camera Kicking, Punching Restrained Black Man
Latino Officer Caught on Camera Kicking & Punching Restrained Black Man
By Raquel Reichard | 08/23/2016 - 10:53

The Los Angeles Police Department released security video from 2014 that shows a Latino police officer kicking, punching, elbowing and kneeing a then-22-year-old Black man who fit the description of a robbery suspect.


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Video Shows Arizona Jail Guards Torturing Latina Inmate
Video Shows New Mexico Detention Guards Torturing Latina Detainee
By Raquel Reichard | 08/12/2016 - 16:48

A disturbing video released on Wednesday shows a Latina inmate at the Metropolitan Detention Center in New Mexico being tortured by guards. Her infraction: possession of a poster.


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Police Shot and Killed 14-Year-Old Latino Jesse Romero in Los Angeles
Police Shot and Killed 14-Year-Old Latino Jesse Romero in Los Angeles
By Raquel Reichard | 08/11/2016 - 11:43

Latino teen Jesse Romero is the latest Latino youth to be killed by the police. The crime the Los Angeles officer that ended his life believed warranted death: vandalism.


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Listen: 8 Songs To Fight Injustice
8 Songs to Bump to While Fighting Injustice
By Jesus Trivino | 08/02/2016 - 15:38

With times of unrest and injustice, we often turn to music to find solace. Yet, music can also inspire and motivate us to get moving and actually put foot to pavement and fight the power.


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