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An Arizona Conversation about Racial Profiling

An Arizona Conversation about Racial Profiling

Liisa Wale August 18, 2013 0

By Liisa Wale Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Saturday, August 17th a large crowd gathered at Steele Indian School Park in Phoenix to discuss and create support around the topic of racial profiling in

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Report Back From Laveen: No South Mountain Freeway

Report Back From Laveen: No South Mountain Freeway

survival-solidarity August 9, 2013 0

Originally Published at No South Mountain Freeway.  Republished here with permission.   Report Back From our Recent Information Session in Laveen On Tuesday, July 23rd, the No South Mountain Freeway group held an informational

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Experts Conclude that the South Mountain Freeway Should Not be Built

Experts Conclude that the South Mountain Freeway Should Not be Built

Steve Brittle August 8, 2013 0

By Steve Brittle A coalition of organizations headed up by Protecting Arizona Resources and Children, Inc. (PARC), pooling their resources to stop the proposed South Mountain Freeway, submitted their hundreds of pages of comments

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Climate Activists Greet Obama at Phoenix Speech

Climate Activists Greet Obama at Phoenix Speech

Will Greene August 7, 2013 0

On Tuesday President Obama visited Phoenix and was greeted by 30 energized citizens putting pressure on him to reject the Keystone XL pipeline – a proposed project that would pump tar sands crude across

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On The 3rd Anniversary of SB1070 Resistance Continues to Grow

On The 3rd Anniversary of SB1070 Resistance Continues to Grow

Editor July 29, 2013 0

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Today, July 29th, over 250 people marched through the streets of Phoenix from Steele Indian School Park to the ICE Field Office.  The crowd was gathered to celebrate resistance

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Arpiao Arrests Workers for Revenge

Arpiao Arrests Workers for Revenge

Dennis Gilman July 28, 2013 0

By Dennis Gilman Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org On July 16, the news was already covering the high profile deportation cases of Carlos and Sandra Figueroa and how ICE would not be deporting them.

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Race for Phoenix City Council District 8

Race for Phoenix City Council District 8

Editor July 21, 2013 0

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org The Phoenix City Council elections are being considered by some political insiders as being one of the most “highly contested” that the community has seen in years and District

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Justice for Trayvon Martin

Justice for Trayvon Martin

Liisa Wale July 16, 2013 0

By Liisa Wale Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org This past Saturday just hours after it was announced that George Zimmerman was found “not guilty” in the death of Trayvon Martin people across the United

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Effort Mobilizing to Oppose APS Solar Plan – Capitol Rally on Tuesday

Effort Mobilizing to Oppose APS Solar Plan – Capitol Rally on Tuesday

Will Greene July 15, 2013 0

By Will Greene Blog for Arizona | www.blogforarizona.com Arizona Public Service announced on Thursday its proposal to diminish the role rooftop solar plays in Arizona’s energy system by dramatically altering the state’s net metering program.

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Independent Video Game Developers Have a New Place to Call Home

Independent Video Game Developers Have a New Place to Call Home

Brandon Dwyer July 4, 2013 0

By Brandon Dwyer Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Last Tuesday I took a trip down to Game CoLab. I braved the summer heat and drove to a large non-descript warehouse in South Phoenix. After a

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