Permanent Latinx Gallery Planned at Smithsonian

Eduardo Díaz, Director, Smithsonian Latino Center December 6, 2018; NBC News and Washington Post Earlier this fall, NPQ covered a report from the Latino Policy & Politics Initiative and the Chicano Studies Research Center at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), titled Invisible No More: An Evaluation of the Smithsonian Institution and Latino Representation….

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Bay Area Counties Move to End Probation Fees

“Overcoming obstacles,” U.S. Army December 13, 2018; The Independent (Livermore, California) In theory, although rarely in practice, the incarceration system is supposed to rehabilitate. Just how far we are from those ideals is demonstrated by the fact that “the average adult on probation in Alameda County has faced over $6,000 in fees.” In other words,…

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