On World AIDS Day 2014, Lambda Legal urges those tasked with enforcing U.S. criminal law—from governors to prosecutors to police detectives—to halt the criminal prosecution of people based on their HIV status, thereby assisting efforts to combat the misconceptions, fear, stereotypes, discrimination and stigma faced by people living with HIV that fuel the epidemic in the U.S. and around the world.
While there will be debate and disagreement about the facts that led to the grand jury decision announced today in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown by Police Officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, MO, there is no debate about the facts that a terrible tragedy took place and that another unarmed young black man lost his life at the hands of a police officer.
El presidente Obama anunció anoche cambios para mejorar nuestro sistema anticuado de inmigración. Aquí repaso lo bueno, lo malo y lo feo de lo que estos cambios, significan para ti y para el país.
President Obama took some actions last night to improve our outdated immigration system. Here’s what these changes mean for you and for our country.
Let’s start with the ugly, and get it out of the way.