Jenny ManriqueFreelance Reporter
Jenny joined is a freelance reporter and most recently reported for Al Día through The Dallas Morning News. Before that, she covered politics for Univision. Born in Colombia, she reported on human rights in LatAM for a decade and received the IWMF’s Neuffer Fellowship to MIT, the Ochberg Fellowship, and the USC Health Journalism Fellowship.
Hate crimes and hate-related incidents have been on the rise in recent years, prompting fear and anger across communities. But according to experts and civil rights advocates more public engagement — not increased policing — is key to addressing the issue.