by Miriam Zoila Pérez on January 29 2015, 10:33AM
“My conviction being vacated is important but it is a small win in our larger fight for justice,” says Monica Jones, a black trans activist and ASU student.
by Julianne Hing on January 27 2015, 3:57PM
What happens when a district attorney files murder charges against Albuquerque police officers?
by Aura Bogado on January 21 2015, 3:04PM
Participants disrupted a busy lunch hour at the nation’s Capitol.
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 Carla Murphy on January 14 2015, 4:39PM
And, jail guards set record for use of force in 2014
by Julianne Hing on January 12 2015, 4:30PM
That, and other facts about the school-to-prison pipeline.
by Aura Bogado on January 9 2015, 2:40PM
The group will meet with LAPD Chief Beck today.
by Carla Murphy on January 9 2015, 1:16PM
“This is how it’s supposed to be,” one student says.
by Carla Murphy on January 8 2015, 11:15AM
Sister,14, detained in squad car steps from 12-year-old Rice’s body
by Carla Murphy on January 7 2015, 5:33PM
11 wrongful convictions named in less than a year
by Aura Bogado on January 7 2015, 3:55PM
Agents are “investigating all potential motives at this time.”
by Carla Murphy on January 6 2015, 12:54PM
Tensions at all-time high following December ambush of two police officers
by Akiba Solomon on December 30 2014, 11:30AM
As we approach the new year, we’d like to thank you for reading, tweeting, commenting and generally engaging with Colorlines this year. Please help us keep going.
by Aura Bogado on December 30 2014, 7:00AM
It’s been a long year full of despair—but there’s also been plenty of hope!
by Akiba Solomon on December 22 2014, 5:05PM
In the run-up to 2015, some of our writers and editors reflected on our favorite Colorlines stories to write and read in 2014.
by Julianne Hing on December 18 2014, 1:44PM
Rikers’ youngest inmates were routinely abused and put in solitary confinement.
by Aura Bogado on December 18 2014, 1:12PM
They weathered December rain on the superior courthouse steps.