Julianne Hing is a reporter and blogger for Colorlines.com covering immigration, education, criminal justice, and occasionally fashion and pop culture. In 2009 Julianne was the recipient of USC Annenberg's Institute for Justice and Journalism fellowship, which funded a reporting project on the impacts of criminal deportation on immigrant families. She has covered police brutality issues from Oakland to New Orleans and in the summer of 2010 reported for Colorlines from the courtroom where Oscar Grant's killer, BART cop Johannes Mehserle, faced trial. Julianne became politically active in high school, and started organizing students in college around access and affordability issues. She earned her B.A. in social ecology at the University of California, Irvine, where she edited Jaded magazine, named 2007 Publication of the Year by Campus Progress. Julianne’s writing has appeared on AlterNet, Truthout, Hyphen Magazine's blog, The American Prospect's blog TAPPED and Ta-Nehisi Coates' blog at The Atlantic, Racialicious, The Root and New America Media.
Julianne tweets at @juliannehing.
by Julianne Hing on January 27 2015, 3:57PM
What happens when a district attorney files murder charges against Albuquerque police officers?
by Julianne Hing on January 23 2015, 4:44PM
As of 2014.
by Julianne Hing on January 22 2015, 2:26PM
The ten plaintiffs have worked a combined 50 years at McDonald’s.
by Julianne Hing on January 20 2015, 2:53PM
After a woman finds shot up mug shots of her brother and other black men at a shooting range.
by Julianne Hing on January 16 2015, 1:45PM
And stages a solidarity demonstration in Nazareth.
by Julianne Hing on January 15 2015, 3:51PM
A new report evaluates a class and mentoring program just for black boys in Oakland.
by Julianne Hing on January 14 2015, 12:44PM
Michael Brown graduated from Normandy High School just days before he was killed by Officer Darren Wilson
by Julianne Hing on January 14 2015, 11:41AM
“If you’re high enough, orange chicken ain’t so bad.”
by Julianne Hing on January 12 2015, 4:30PM
That, and other facts about the school-to-prison pipeline.
by Julianne Hing on January 9 2015, 5:05PM
Some 22 million people were displaced because of extreme natural disasters in 2013.
by Julianne Hing on January 8 2015, 5:50PM
Women and students of color report experiencing taunts, denigration, and microaggressions.
by Julianne Hing on January 6 2015, 4:48PM
One last attack from the state schools chief who’s made fighting Tucson’s ethnic studies curriculum a personal project.
by Julianne Hing on December 18 2014, 1:44PM
Rikers’ youngest inmates were routinely abused and put in solitary confinement.
by Julianne Hing on December 17 2014, 4:45PM
Except the case didn’t require the judge to give his opinion on the matter at all.
by Julianne Hing on December 16 2014, 6:33PM
A culture of abuse has ruled Los Angeles county jails.
by Julianne Hing on December 16 2014, 5:14PM
“Both science and law must inform our approach,” the federal government says.
by Julianne Hing on December 16 2014, 4:25PM
“Our border is not open to illegal migration, and if you come here, you should not expect to simply be released,” homeland security secretary Jeh Johnson said.