Jorge Luis Vasquez, Jr.
Jorge litigates on a broad range of civil rights matters throughout the United States. In addition, Jorge works on an array of policy matters and campaigns to address local and national social justice disparities.
Jorge is a second-generation Nuyorican and a proud product of Manhattan’s Lower East Side. He earned his bachelor’s and master’s degree from the University at Albany, a Juris Doctorate from Seton Hall University School of Law, and an LL.M. in trial and advocacy from Basely School of Law, Temple University.
'When They See Us' should have included trigger warnings for men like me - originally published in USA Today. Link here.
I've experienced New York's police bias, abuse. Ava DuVernay's miniseries is an important reminder of need to fight racism throughout system.
Don't add Census citizenship question. It would damage all our daily lives for decades - originally published in USA Today, link here.
The Census affects jobs, traffic and class size as well as federal spending and political representation. Don't mess it up with bad information.