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A Spanish language ad from pro-Trump group "Committee to Defend the President" is facing strong criticism from New Jersey's @SenatorMenendez  The ad seemingly aims to divide Black & Latino communities amid debate over who should be Biden’s running mate

Across the city, Black and Latino New Yorkers are dying at the twice the rate of their white neighbors, partly due to the fact that most of the city’s essential workers are African-American and Latinos.

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Throughout American history, Black and Latino neighborhoods have experienced disinvestment. Chicago is no exception. Here’s the local impact of the racial wealth gap, shown in a series of charts.

Experts expect the majority of students who will be left to attend classes in person, and without pods, will be low-income, Black and Latino children, and warn that gains in economic and racial diversity on some campuses could be lost

"It's the same thing every damn day," said infectious disease expert Dr. Peter Hotez. "It's Hispanic, Hispanic, Black, Black, Hispanic. I think it's historic decimation of the Hispanic/Latino community, not only in Houston, but across Texas."

“In VOICES, we will do what @wttw  can do best: present trusted analysis and authentic conversations with experts, community leaders, and our local politicians about the issues that matter to the Black and Latino communities.” - @HugoBalta  #MoreLatinosInNews  #LatinoVoicesWTTW 

Throughout American history, Black and Latino neighborhoods have experienced disinvestment. Chicago is no exception. Here’s the local impact of the racial wealth gap, shown in a series of charts.

Thumbs up to this effort. 5% of people working in #tech  in MA are Black, and about 7% are Hispanic or Latino. 9% of MA residents are Black, and 12.4% are Hispanic or Latino. #DiversityandInclusion  via @BostonGlobe 

You’re far more likely to spot a facial recognition camera at a Rite Aid store in a predominantly Black or Latino neighborhood.

Mass. tech firms say they’ll redouble efforts to hire Black and Latino workers


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Black and Latino people in the U.S. are 3 times as likely to contract the coronavirus than their white neighbors — and nearly twice as likely to die, according to new data we obtained by suing the CDC

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%

We knew that COVID-19 hit black and Latino populations disproportionately. But new data made available after @nytimes  sued @CDCgov  reveals that they’ve been three times as likely to become infected as their white neighbors. Twice as likely to die from it.

Trump commutes Roger Stone's sentence, while Black and Brown kids sit in jail. This is why we need major reform of a broken and racist criminal justice system. No more two-tier justice. Rich or poor, Black, white or Latino — we need "equal justice under law."

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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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 half-dozen NYPD officers said in sworn statements that a commander instructed them to target black people and Latino people for minor offenses in the subway. They were told to think of white and Asian people as “soft targets," the officers say.

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.

Black and Latino Californians ages 18 to 64 are dying more frequently of COVID-19 than their white and Asian counterparts relative to their share of the population, a Times analysis of state health department data shows.

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