Un programa empezado por la Fiscalía del Distrito en 2012 sigue cambiando vidas de personas que cometieron crímenes no violentos por primera vez, ofreciéndoles la posibilidad de obtener un título académico en lugar de cumplir con una sentencia de prisión.
A program started by the city’s District Attorney Office in 2012 continues to change lives, allowing some first-time nonviolent felony offenders to choose a diploma instead of a prison sentence.
With news dominated by the misconduct of President Trump, members of his family and administration, a recent ruling in a Philadelphia courtroom received less attention than it deserved.
The Venezuelan crisis is not a myth. Just take a look at the numbers of Venezuelans seeking asylum throughout the world to understand that it is easier to abandon everything than to succumb to the Bolivarian Revolution.
Juan Cartagena, president of the Puerto Rico Legal Defense and Education Fund (PRLDEF) thinks the war on drugs has had a multiplying effect on racial discrimination against Latinos.
here are some basic truths that hold even during the Trump-inspired meltdown of the modern media.
As Nikki Johnson-Huston was click-clacking her heels to get to her office on 15th and Market, she suddenly craved a steaming cup of Wawa coffee to get her through the 9-to-5 grind.
Michael Untermeyer is being questioned for a previous political ad he ran while running as a republican.
The Hispanic immigrant community has played a fundamental role in the growth of the city in the last decade. In the streets it is more and more common to hear conversations held in Spanish. However, it seems that this important trend is not reflected in universities. Why? A general crisis in the study of the humanities would be the answer. AL DÍA News spoke with professors from three of the most prominent universities in the city.
Local legislation presumed to help African Americans and Latinos could be upping unemployment rates.
Fusion magazin profiles 12 American activists, thinkers, and troublemakers on their 2017 political resolutions, among them 2 prominent Latinos: Jennicet Gutiérrez, co-founder Familia: Trans Queer Liberation Movement, and Claudia Garcia-Rojas, co-director of the Chicago Taskforce on Violence Against Girls & Young Women
Rich Negrin runs for DA.
The seven Democrats in the race are promising to change the city’s approach to law enforcement and lower its incarceration rate.
Maria Sotomayor of PICC uses her story to change the lives of others.
Chicago -- Last month, President Obama went to El Paso, Texas, to
address the issue of immigration reform and reminded his audience that moving
the debate forward "ultimately has to be driven by you, the American