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Updated: Tucson Activist Raul Alcaraz Ochoa Arrested After Trying to Prevent Detention

UPDATE (7 p.m. EST): Border Patrol confirmed that Raúl Alcaraz Ochoa was released with no charges pressed against him, but gave no information on René Huerta, the father of six that was arrested with the Tucson activist. “The Office of … Continue reading

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Wilson Reyes: The 7-year-old suspect

The criminalization of children, and more specifically children of color, reached a new low with the news of a 7-year-old kid from the Bronx that was handcuffed, detained, and questioned for hours for supposedly stealing five bucks from another boy. … Continue reading

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