How Being Stalked Taught Me at 12 that Police Officers Didn’t Protect & Serve Latinas Like Me
How Being Stalked Taught Me at 12 that Police Officers Don't Protect & Serve Latinas Like Me
By Raquel Reichard | 07/29/2016 - 17:27

Since January, at least 618 people have been killed by the hands of the police,


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Carmelo Anthony Has Town Hall Meeting With Youth To Discuss Gun Violence
Carmelo Anthony Holds Town Hall to Discuss Gun & Police Violence with Youth
By Barbara Gonzalez | 07/27/2016 - 13:29

Carmelo Anthony spent his one day off from U.S.


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Michael Jordan Donates $2 Million to Combat Police Violence
Michael Jordan Donates $2 Million to Combat Police Violence
By Raquel Reichard | 07/26/2016 - 11:19

Michael Jordan has long been criticized for staying mum on social justice issues, but the basketball megastar is finally using his celebrity  – and deep pockets – to address one of the country's


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Officer Who Shot Charles Kinsey Says He Meant to Shoot Autistic Man
Officer Who Shot Charles Kinsey Says He Meant to Shoot Autistic Man
By Raquel Reichard | 07/25/2016 - 13:02

The officer who shot Charles Kinsey, the unarmed Black caretaker trying to help an autistic patient in South Florida last week, says he didn't mean to shoot the man.


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Unarmed Black Man Shot by Police While Helping Autistic Patient
Unarmed Black Man Shot by Police While Helping Autistic Patient
By Raquel Reichard | 07/21/2016 - 10:28

Police in South Florida shot unarmed Black caretaker Charles Kinsey on Monday as he was trying to help an autistic patient.


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Why Carmelo Anthony Says the Police "System is Broken"
Why Carmelo Anthony Says the Criminal Justice "System is Broken"
By Raquel Reichard | 07/19/2016 - 18:08

On Monday, Lt.


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How President Obama's Town Hall Failed Victims of Police Violence
How President Obama's Town Hall Failed Victims of Police Violence
By Raquel Reichard | 07/15/2016 - 09:57

When it comes to issues of racism, white supremacy and police violence, President Barack Obama has continuously failed Americans of color.


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Police Officers Captured Violently Hitting & Dragging Latina Dancer in Video
Police Officers Caught on Camera Violently Hitting & Dragging Latina
By Raquel Reichard | 07/14/2016 - 12:44

It didn't take long for another video depicting police violence in communities of color to begin circulating. In Rhode Island, two officers were caught on a cellphone recording brutally dragging a Latina down stairs and across a cement driveway by her hair while smashing the woman several times in the face.


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California Latinos Protest the Police Killing of Teenager Pedro Villanueva
California Latinos Protest the Police Killing of Teenager Pedro Villanueva
By Raquel Reichard | 07/14/2016 - 10:38

Dozens of Latinos demonstrated outside the California Highway Patrol's headquarters in Santa Ana, California on Monday in protest of the police killing of 19-year-old Pedro Villanueva.


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Latino Officer Jeronimo Yanez Shot & Killed Philando Castile
Latino Officer Jeronimo Yanez Shot & Killed Philando Castile
By Raquel Reichard | 07/11/2016 - 16:27

On Friday, the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) released the names of the two officers involved in the killing of Philando Castile during a traffic stop in Minnesota, and one of them is Lat


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