Rob

Rob, who wished to be anonymous for this project, grew up in North Philadelphia, in a Latino family.  From stories he heard from his family members, he learned to be wary of the otherwise friendly presentation of police that he was learning in school.  Soon, his own experiences would confirm his family's warnings. Early Experiences: … Continue reading Rob

Amy Liao

Amy is a health care professional who lives in North Philadelphia.  One morning, her neighbor was rushed to the hospital after suffering from convulsions.  Amy learned that, while being treated, she had been arrested. She went with her neighbor's mother to the hospital, to see if her medical background could help this family get answers.  … Continue reading Amy Liao