WATCH: The women of 'In the Heights’ on the importance of authentic Latinx representation on the big screen.
A U.S. Army officer filed a federal civil lawsuit against police officers who pepper-sprayed and assaulted him. Lt. Caron Nazario, of Latinx and African American descent, alleges that his constitutional rights were violated and race played a role.
BREAKING: We reached a settlement with CBP for illegally detaining two US citizens for speaking Spanish in Montana. During our litigation, we obtained alarming texts degrading Latinx people and video confirming that agents regularly racially profile. We MUST end these abuses.
On this Transgender Day of Remembrance, we honor the memory of the at least 37 transgender or gender-nonconforming people killed this year—the majority of whom were Black and Latinx transgender women. Today and every day we must recommit to ending this epidemic. #TDOR
North Carolina: This lady called police on two black & latinx residents because she didn’t recognize them — and did so because she “knows everyone who lives in the neighborhood.” They lived there...