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 February 16 2015, 3:25PM
Chicken-eating like you’ve never seen before.
by Julianne Hing on February 13 2015, 11:44AM
107 of 164 New York City charter schools allow for suspension or expulsion, regardless of how minor the infraction.
by Julianne Hing on February 11 2015, 12:57PM
Is Huang’s real-life relationship with hip-hop too complex for sitcom television?
Topics: Arts & Culture
by Julianne Hing on February 6 2015, 12:50PM
What would you have been called a century ago?
by Julianne Hing on February 2 2015, 1:59PM
The amended lawsuit was filed by Benjamin Crump, who also represents Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown’s families.
by Julianne Hing on January 30 2015, 5:01PM
“Feminism is for everybody!”
by Julianne Hing on January 30 2015, 3:02PM
“The visitors don’t look like California,” USC professor Manuel Pastor says.
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.