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Gearing up for the #StateofNYC. Excited to hear what Melissa MarkViverito will say re #CJReform http://buff.ly/1o6XM2v #MoreJusticeNYC
Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito will call for a system to clear old warrants for nonviolent offenses in her State of the City speech.
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biggest #DrugPolicy failures stem from historic structural racism inherent in drug crisis response http://buff.ly/1O1LhtF Drug Policy Alliance
Every year, hundreds of thousands of family and friends bury loved ones because of the ongoing opioid overdose crisis happening across the Unites States— a crisis that could have been largely prevented…
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Senate Has Racial Diversity, But Not Kind You Brag About...Many high up Senate staff positions lack diversity Most
High-level Senate staffers are overwhelmingly white. Low-level service workers are overwhelmingly black and Latino.
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Excited to see Paul Ryan supports #RestoreTheVRA. Now we just need him to act and restore #VotingRights
The Speaker said he won't bypass a committee chairman to move legislation.
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Important to remember challenges people in Puerto Rico face as we discuss solutions. #BoricuasOnline #StandUpForPR
Puerto Ricans pay three times the amount their fellow Americans pay in the 50 US states for water and electricity, sales taxes are the highest in the nation, and the poverty rate is 45 percent compared to 15 percent in the continental US.
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Group A LSAT classes starts Feb 8th, and Group B has a NEW start date (Feb 6th). Still time to register. Info here
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"Every Child Is a Born a Poet" re Piri Thomas, Afro-Latino poet who told stories of El Barrio. http://buff.ly/1KG9YAX #BlackHistoryMonth
Here's how you can watch 'Every Child Is Born a Poet,' a collage-like documentary portrait of Nuyorican writer Piri Thomas.
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We stand w/people of #Oakland calling for Justice for Hernan Jaramillo Sign petition -> http://buff.ly/1TJuJh7 Presente.Org #ICantBreathe
“I can’t breathe” – Hernan Jaramillo, just before dying at the hands of police. Oakland Police Department hid the video for 2 years, now refuses to answer any questions. Demand justice & accountability.
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#Dreamers on the Front Lines of the #2016Election. http://buff.ly/1UQAb01
Undocumented activists were once hecklers on the campaign trail. This year, they’re active as campaign strategists and volunteers.
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Turning out #LatinoVote in #IACaucus did not happen overnight. Graph recaps 3-year game plan. #DREAMer #2016Election
While for most Americans who pay attention to politics were focused on the Iowa caucuses for the past few months, immigration activists, including DREAMers, have been actively engaged on the front lines in the state for the past several years. The results have been two-pronged: 1) Defining candidates on the immigration issue; and 2) building … Continue reading »
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#RamarleyGraham was killed by police 2/2/2012. We stand w/advocates calling on DOJ to hold NYPD accountable http://buff.ly/20Eu7vp The CCR
On February 2, 2012, after NYPD officers unlawfully entered into his home without a warrant, probable cause, or any other legal justification, NYPD officer Richard Haste shot and killed 18-year-ol
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.JohnCornyn working w/fellow Republicans for #SentencingReform. Leader McConnell, it is time for a vote! http://buff.ly/1PEYw4s #CJReform
Mr. Cornyn, a conservative from Texas, is a main author of a bill that would cut some sentences and ease re-entry after prison.
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Protecting Civil Rights, Cultivating Latino Leaders and Increasing Civic Participation
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LatinoJustice PRLDEF champions an equitable society. Using the power of the law together with education and advocacy, LatinoJustice PRLDEF protects opportunities for all Latinos to succeed in work and school, fulfill their dreams, and sustain their families and communities.