Posts by 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
There’s a lot happening in the sanctuary movement. These are defining moments in our democracy. Today, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe is expected to veto H.B. 2000, a law that would have...
March 27, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González
Every day since the beginning of the Trump administration, immigrant communities have been living in fear—yet you can be sure that communities are fighting back against the far-reaching, multi-headed...
February 28, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González