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Emilce Quiroz

Emilce has been with Common Justice since 2017 and currently works as our communications coordinator.  
Emilce received her bachelors in Journalism + Design from The New School and is currently seeking her masters in journalism at the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism. She loves stand up comedy, tacos and working for more equal representation in the media. 
“I joined Common Justice in 2017 because I believe in doing work that makes a difference.”
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Defund The Whole System.
By Emilce Quiroz on August 27, 2020

We are witnessing an unprecedented change to our country's criminal justice system that is simultaneously overdue and insufficient. At least 12 cities like Baltimore, Los Angeles, and...

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Everyone Deserves a Check
By Emilce Quiroz on April 21, 2020

Trump's stimulus checks left out millions of Americans. It shouldn't have.  As we face a global pandemic with this new strain of coronavirus, governments the world over are rethinking...

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News Outlets Must Drop Terms Like “Convict” and “Gangbanger”
By Emilce Quiroz on December 18, 2019

All too often media outlets use language that eclipses the humanity of community members lost to violence. We live in unsettling times. As a nation, we have become so immune to stories...

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