By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/24/2013 - 09:58
On October 22nd, hundreds of demonstrators across the United States took to the streets to protest against police brutality.
According to The Huffington Post, organizers of this protest feel police brutality has become an epidemic. Protests took place in several major cities on Tuesday including Los Angeles, New York and Chicago.
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.