In the past couple of months, beloved actor and comedian Bill Cosby has weathered a slew of rape allegations by a growing number of women. Many women have came forward and have accused Cosby drugging and sexually assaulting them while they were incapacitated. Some of the women involved claim that Cosby would force himself on […]Read more "No Laughing Matter"
The past decade has been somewhat tough for the United States. After the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001 that killed nearly 3,000 innocent people, the American psyche has never been the same. While we thought ourselves to be unstoppable and omnipotent, this tragic moment in our history made every American and even the whole world […]Read more "A Blood Stain on America’s Lapel"
The 15th annual Latin Grammy awards were presented on November 22, 2014 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Enrique Iglesias ended his decade-long steak of not winning a Latin Grammy by taking three home that night, including one for Song of the Year for his song “Bailando”. Conscious rap group Calle 13 […]Read more "Give Me Your Weak, Your Poor, Your Huddled Masses"
Normally, In Loco Politico would write an article describing the atrocities Berkeley PD committed last night on peaceful protestors, but our words would fall short to the power that this video carries. The students in this video were peaceably protesting against the verdicts in the Eric Garner and Mike Brown Grand Juries. I’d like to encourage […]Read more "Berkeley, CA Protests Showcase The Worse: An Opinion Piece"
One warm July afternoon, 43-year-old Eric Garner was standing outside a beauty supply store in Staten Island, New York. Two plainclothes police officers soon approached Garner and began talking to him. According to the Garner’s friend Ramsey Orta, who recorded and witnessed the entire dilemma, Garner had just broken up a fight minutes prior to the officers […]Read more "No Indictment for NYC Police Officer in the Death of Eric Garner"