Hood Digest is partnering with Californians United for a Responsible Budget (CURB) to explore the topic of mass incarceration: the people, the streets, the police, the prisons, the justice system, the laws, and the profits.
Echo Park is experiencing gentrification, it has not been fully gentrified. The latter suggests that we don’t exist and that we don’t fight. Gentrification is class warfare and we need to be willing to fight for the communities that raised and nurtured us.
In our previous post, we talked about your mom’s sopa on a hot summer day. We also addressed the cruel world of racial double standards in America.
So, to add chile y limón to our deliciously vicious recipe, we dwell into the world of drogas: opioids and heroin to be exact.
67% of us voted for Clinton, 29% for Trump. Yeah, 1/3 of us went with him. But, why?
Let’s start by explaining what it means to be Latino. Latino/Hispanic is an ethnicity, which creates a lot of confusion about our identity.