“It never crossed my mind that I might be perceived as too young,” Larios said. “As soon as I started hitting the doors, people asked, ‘How old are you?’ I told them I was 24.”
Immigrants trying to become U.S. citizens face unknown hurdles that take years and thousands of dollars to cross.
Oklahoma ranks in the bottom 10 states in access to civil justice.
The proposed change would incorporate the protections into Oklahoma Constitution’s Bill of Rights.
OKWC worked with lawmakers to help pass eight bills during the most recent legislative session.
Candidates in upcoming local elections encourage everyone to vote and listen to constituents’ concerns.
Guild and McAffrey vie to represent Oklahoma’s 5th Congressional District.
Oklahoma City Council and others seek reforms and more transparency in Oklahoma tax laws.
“Everyone selling alcohol is to be licensed through ABLE. We pushed hard for that,” Bice said.
Just as powerful reporting, photos and video did in the ’60s, today’s national media coverage mixed with social media engagement have again thrust the conversation of police brutality, racial discrimination and civil rights into the public consciousness.