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Deported Civil Rights Leaders Return to Nogales Border Crossing

Deported Civil Rights Leaders Return to Nogales Border Crossing

Editor April 1, 2014 0

  Today, Jaime Valdez who was deported by ICE (Immigration and Custom Enforcement) in retaliation for his and his families’ civil rights organizing, presented himself at the Nogales Port of Entry to request that the

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Life Near the Mexican Border

Life Near the Mexican Border

Editor March 16, 2014 0

By John Heid “You have no rights here!” barked a U.S. Border Patrol agent to a resident of Arivaca, AZ who was passing through a Customs and Border Protection checkpoint 23 miles north of the U.S.-Mexico

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Trans Activist Monica Jones’ Trial Postponed

Trans Activist Monica Jones’ Trial Postponed

Editor March 16, 2014 0

Constitutionality of “Manifestation of Intent to Prostitute” Statute Under Challenge Margie Diddams, member of Sex Worker Outreach Project, Phoenix PHOENIX— Dozens of supporters packed the courtroom this morning in support of ASU student and

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Budget Realignment Reflects Pentagon’s Vision of Covert and Endless War

Budget Realignment Reflects Pentagon’s Vision of Covert and Endless War

Editor March 8, 2014 0

by Brian J. Trautman The Pentagon’s budget proposal for next year was announced last week by Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel. In an interview with The New York Times, Hagel argued that to meet today’s

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Flagstaff Police Harass Activists as ‘Preventative Maintenance’ Before Dew Downtown Event

Flagstaff Police Harass Activists as ‘Preventative Maintenance’ Before Dew Downtown Event

Editor February 7, 2014 0

Protect the Peaks | www.protectthepeaks.org Flagstaff Police Harass Activists as ‘Preventative Maintenance’ Before Dew Downtown Event Free Speech Protest Zone Created at ‘Unsustainable’ Urban Snowboard Event. FLAGSTAFF, AZ — Armed plain-clothed City of Flagstaff cops

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Energy Fuels Resources Inc. Forced to Close Uranium Mines Near Grand Canyon

Energy Fuels Resources Inc. Forced to Close Uranium Mines Near Grand Canyon

Editor November 23, 2013 0

By Klee Benally | www.indigenousaction.org Grand Canyon, AZ — Energy Fuels Resources Inc. has been forced to halt two controversial uranium mines near the Grand Canyon. Citing falling uranium prices, Energy Fuels will also be

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Spreading the Good Word: “Towards Collective Liberation”

Spreading the Good Word: “Towards Collective Liberation”

Editor November 3, 2013 1

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org This Wednesday, November 6th Chris Crass will be in Phoenix, AZ to discuss his new book, Towards Collective Liberation: Anti-Racist Organizing, Feminist Praxis and Movement Building Strategy.  Chris Crass is a

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Military recruitment is (still) not a STEM education

Military recruitment is (still) not a STEM education

Editor November 3, 2013 1

By Erin Niemela Reposted with the permission of Tom Hastings of PeaceVoice I am a parent of a an elementary school student in Portland, Ore., and early this week I discovered our school is participating

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Protest Exposes Desecration of Burial Sites on Black Mesa

Protest Exposes Desecration of Burial Sites on Black Mesa

Editor October 31, 2013 0

Indigenous Action Media | www.indigenousaction.org On Wednesday, October 30th concerned Diné (Navajos) and other indigenous rights supporters held a protest in Flagstaff, AZ  to expose Peabody’s deliberate process of confiscating Indigenous History. The first

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