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PRLS 2505: Latinxs in the Criminal Justice Complex (Aja): Attributions

Prof. Aja's Fall 2020 OER

Creation Attributions

OER Adapter Re-mixer

Alan Aja, Associate Professor and Department Chairperson, Puerto Rican and Latino Studies

OER Original Creator and Curator

Assistant Professor Reynaldo Ortiz-Minaya, Ph.D.,  Puerto Rican and Latino Studies, Brooklyn College CUNY.

Site Developer

Site design and formatting by Amy Wolfe, OER Developer (Brooklyn College) and Accessibility Librarian (CUNY Office of Library Services).

OER License and Creation Information

Creative Commons LicenseUnless otherwise noted, PRLS 2505: Latinxs in the Criminal Justice Complex (Alan Aja) was remixed in Fall 2020 by Professor Alan Aja and based on Professor Reynaldo Ortiz-Minaya, Ph.D's OER updated in Fall 2019 and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

This course website may also contain copyrighted materials which is available only for your personal, noncommercial educational and scholarly use. This site is used in accordance with the fair use provision, Section 107 of the U.S. Copyright Act where allowance is made for “fair use” for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, education and research. 

Every effort has been made to provide attribution of copyrighted content. If you wish to use any copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond ‘fair use’, you must obtain expressed permission from the copyright owner.

If you are the owner of any copyrighted material that appears on this site and believe the use of any such material does not constitute "fair use", please email Professor Alan Aja or Professor Reynaldo Ortiz-Minaya, Ph.D. to have the content removed, if proven necessary.

This open educational resource was created as part of the CUNY and SUNY 2017-19 Open Educational Resources Initiatives. Governor Andrew Cuomo and the NY State Legislature awarded CUNY and SUNY $16 million to implement open educational resources to develop, enhance and institutionalize new and ongoing open educational resources across both universities.

Special thanks to the CUNY Office of Academic Affairs, the CUNY Office of Library Services (OLS), Brooklyn College Administration and Professor Miriam Deutch, Coordinator, Brooklyn College Open Educational Resources Initiative.

Site design and formatting by Amy Wolfe, OER Developer (Brooklyn College) and Accessibility Librarian (CUNY Office of Library Services).

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Week 1 Image:

Illustration by Alice Skinner of Desmond Tutu quote "If you are neutral in situations of injustice you have chosen the side of the oppressor.

Alice Skinner, Illustrator and visual artist, LDN – Instagram: @thisisaliceskinner

Week 3 Image:

piru back tattoo.


Week 4 Image

We serve white's only. No Spanish or Mexicans.

Russell Lee / Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

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Week 5 Image

Photo: Facebook / Black Alliance for Just Immigration.

Week 7:

Latin@ is an Ethnicity NOT a Race.

Week 11 Image:

Latinx Communities, Race , and the Criminal Justice System.

Week 12 Image:

Don't tear apart families.

Joe Frazier [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Week 13:

Criminal Injustice by Derek Goulet (CC BY-NC 2.0)