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Black & Latino people, and those in Tribal communities are 3-5 times more likely to be hospitalized for coronavirus than white people—and the death rate for people of color is 2-3 times higher. Every single part of our nation’s response must address these stark disparities.

The Census determines governmental representation at state and federal levels. Historically, Latino, Asian-American, Native Hawaiian & Pacific Islanders, and Black communities have been undercounted. Make sure you’re counted, represented, and heard » 

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Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis has been named co-chair of a Latino Leadership Committee formed by the campaign of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, campaign officials announced.

Baquet: "Black and Latino journalists have told us that we only accomplished half of what we set out to do, and they're right." (44:04) We set out to diversify the newsroom, he said, but we thought these diversely talented people wanted to be just like us— and they do not! 9/

"Help create a modern diverse New York Times where young Black, Latino and Asian American people come into the newsroom, feel like they can have have long careers here like me, and feel like they can affect the place. And we're not there." The key words: "affect the place." 12/

Rudolfo Anaya, a writer whose trailblazing explorations of the folkways of the Southwest helped define the Latino experience in the United States, has died

In this piece Associated Press writer Russell Contreras opens up about his own personal experiences of growing up as a Latino American.

A doctor’s mission to help her own Latino community ravaged by COVID-19 in Los Angeles#COVID19  #coronavirus  #Latinos 

@tobiaschneider  @PeterLucier100 %. So we end up with Farrakhan giving a sermon on national TV and a Latino electrician or whatever gets fired for giving the OK symbol.

This A Hard Conversation for the American Latino Community, by @jorgeramosnews  ?


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"I can't breathe." Newly released bodycam footage shows a Latino man calling for water and his nana while police restrain him. Carlos Ingram-Lopez went into cardiac arrest and died after police held him facedown for about 12 minutes.

Percentage of tickets issued by NYPD officers that went to black or Latino people for . . . . jaywalking: 99% riding a bike on the sidewalk: 86.5%

"Why didn't you stay in Mexico?" A Latino dad was harassed by a white man at a school meeting in Michigan organized to address recent racist incidents in the district.

CNN reporter Omar Jimenez, who is black and Latino, and his team were arrested by officers early this morning in Minneapolis. Not far away, CNN journalist Josh Campbell, who is white, says he was "treated much differently."

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I have apologized for taking too long to understand the impact of stop and frisk on Black and Latino communities. I inherited stop and frisk. In an effort to stop gun violence, it was overused. I cut it back by 95%. I should have cut it back sooner.

Rewatch the Super Bowl halftime show with @JLo  & myself. LATINO GANG! @NFL  #SBLIV 

US Surgeon General Jerome Adams says black, Latino & other people of color should "avoid alcohol, tobacco and drugs." "We need you to step up," he says. Some will find this language offensive after Adams stressed that behavior was not the issue for why more black ppl are dying.

A woman accused of beating a 92-year-old Latino man with a brick in Los Angeles last July 4 — telling him to "Go back to your country" — has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.

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Bloomberg has a problem because of what he did with stop-and-frisk. It was a HORROR SHOW to be Black or Latino in New York for years. You were constantly stopped for NO reason – and Bloomberg defended it until 20 minutes ago. #DemDebates  @CNN 

The president works very hard to make people think every Muslim is a member of ISIS and every Latino immigrant is a member of MS-13. Everyone knows what he's doing, while a lot of people want to pretend they don't. GMAFB