Stories tagged: "protests"


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I Was Deeply Embedded in the Pro-Trump Rallies. Journalists Like Me Saw This Coming.

On Jan. 6, we saw white privilege and white supremacy in action, but the biases that fueled the terrorism on the Capitol have been growing over the course of 2020.

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Latino Lawmakers: ‘The Domestic Terrorism’ in Nation’s Capitol Is ‘Trump’s Fault Alone’

Rep. Darren Soto (D-Fla.) called the ambush by Trump supporters "a historically dangerous attack on our democracy incited by the violent rhetoric of a treacherous President."

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Peru’s Interim President Forced to Resign After Police Kill Two Protesters

“Two young people were absurdly, stupidly, unjustly sacrificed by the police,” Peruvian writer and Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa said in a recorded video shared on Twitter.

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Meet the Boricua From Wisconsin Working to Activate Florida Voters

With the 2020 political season in full swing, Joseph Martínez has a foot in two battleground states decided by razor-thin electoral margins.

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New AOC Bill Would Force Federal Agents to Wear Identification

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Eleanor Holmes Norton are working on a bill that would require federal law enforcement to clearly identify themselves.

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Mexican President AMLO Had A Mixed Reception At The White House

In his second visit to the White House, the Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador discussed trade and immigration with Trump. Latinos welcomed him with cheers and protests.

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PHOTOS: How These Artists Showed Up to Support Black Lives Matter

Latinos represented and expressed their solidarity to the Black Lives Matter protests by adding color to the empty streets of SOHO.