Posts by Katherine Culliton-González

Over the last few days, national headlines, social media posts and local news segments have been dominated by reports of racist slogans and the terrorism of w
August 15, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González
Last week, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) conducted another set of unconstitutional immigration raids, this time targeting unaccompanied minors based on stereotypes about Latinos and...
August 2, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González
Much has been written that clearly demonstrates that Donald Trump’s one-sided “election integrity” commission is a sham that will be used to justify generalized voter suppression.
July 17, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González
Today is a day to celebrate a great anniversary in the immigrant and Latino civil rights movement. Thirty-five years ago today, in the case of Plyler v. Doe, 457 U.S. 202 (1975), the Supreme Court...
June 15, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González
Today is the 50th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s decision in Loving v. Virginia, holding that state miscegenation laws were unconstitutional. These laws arose “as an incident to slavery,” and...
June 12, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González
This Mothers’ Day, as the mother of two stepsons who came from Guatemala and one son born here, I’m grateful that all three of my children and their father have their papers. That was literally the...
May 15, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González
With the Trump effect, we have now entered into a new era of exacerbated racial discrimination against Latino, Asian and black immigrant communities in the United States. This week, the nation...
April 21, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González
This year’s Maryland legislative session will soon end and among the potential unfinished businesses of the session is the Maryland Trust Act. It passed the State House by a large Democratic majority...
April 6, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González