Amy Goodman at Democracy Now has been doing some geat coverage of immigrant rights issues in the last few weeks. Most recently she has been covering the police brutality at the May 1 rally in LA.
This report by Amy Goodman may come as a surprise to some, but for many immigrants, minorities and underprivileged populations in the U.S. police brutality is an everyday conundrum. The LAPD’s harsh overreaction to the May 1st Immigrant Rights march in MacArthur Park is a reality that many disenfranchised Americans can identify with and the silver lining of this unfortunate catastrophe is that it may prompt greater unification amongst minorities in the U.S., based on the realization of a common humanitarian plight and dream for a more just society. Read Amy’s story HERE