EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH MIA IRIZARRY BY CARLOS JÍMENEZ

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Interview with Mia Irizarry talking about what transpired before and after her viral video where she was assaulted by a man for wearing a shirt with the Puerto Rican flag.

Interview with Mia Irizarry talking about what transpired before and after her viral video where she was assaulted by a man for wearing a shirt with the Puerto Rican flag.

Posted by Carlos Jiménez Flores on Tuesday, July 10, 2018

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW BY CARLOS JÍMENEZ

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  1. […] In an interview she gave to Carlos Jimenez Flores, posted on the website of the Puerto Rican Cultura…, the woman said that when the officer did not respond to the situation in the manner she thought he should, “I knew at that moment that, you know, I was really being treated like the minority in that situation and if I had acted out in an aggressive way, in a defensive way — just to protect myself from being put in harm’s way — I probably would have been criminalized by the officer.” […]

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